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1 in 5 Preemies With Lung Disease Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

3D 'Printout' Device Keeps Very Ill Babies Breathing

Antibiotics May Be Overused in Many Neonatal ICUs, Study Finds

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

Anti-Vaccine Trend Has Parents Shunning Newborns' Vitamin Shot

Are Hospitals Overusing Neonatal Intensive Care?

Arsenic in Well Water Can Raise Level in Baby Formula: Study

Babies May Be More Sensitive to Pain Than Adults

Babies Prefer Sound of Other Babies Over Adults

Babies Still Sleeping With Soft Bedding Despite SIDS Risk: CDC

Babies Who 'Resettle' on Their Own Get Better Sleep

Baby Swings, Car Seats Not Safe for Sleeping

Benefits of Iron Supplements Unclear for Pregnant Women, Young Children

Better Outcomes for Children Born With Fertility Treatments

Brain Damage Rare When Newborn Jaundice Is Treated, Study Finds

Breast-Fed Babies May Be Smarter, Richer Adults, Study Suggests

Breast-Feeding Tied to Better Emotion Perception in Some Infants

Brief Drop in Blood Sugar at Birth Tied to Poorer School Performance

California Infants Hit Hard by Whooping Cough Epidemic: Report

Cancer Survivors May Face More Challenges When Adopting

Certain Antibiotics Linked to Hearing Loss, Mouse Study Finds

Certain Genes in Babies May Up Preterm Birth Risk

Circumcision Past Newborn Stage Poses Risk for Boys, Study Finds

Common Antiseptic Can Prevent Infant Deaths, Study Says

Dad's Depression Affects Toddler's Behavior, Too

Day Care Won't Cause Aggressive Behavior in Child, Study Finds

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping Might Boost Child Development

Dentists Offer Tips to Keep Young Children Cavity-Free

Diabetes Drug Given to Obese Moms-to-Be Won't Keep Baby's Weight Down

Doctors Often Yield to Parents' Requests to Delay Kids' Vaccines

Doctors Worry About Return of Vaccine-Preventable Ills in Kids

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus?

Ear Infections Common, But Often Missed, in Infants

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds

E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report

Exclusive Breast-Feeding May Ease Transition to Solid Food

Expert Offers Tips to Help Babies With Stuffy Noses

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Extreme 'Preemie' Infants at No Higher Risk If Included in Clinical Trials

Fertility Treatments Aren't Significantly Linked to Birth Defects

Fetal Faces Seem to React to Mom's Smoking

Fewer U.S. Hospitals Send New Moms Home With Formula

Filtered Sunlight May Be Effective Jaundice Therapy

Gene Scan Helps Diagnose Mystery Disorders in Children

Gestational Diabetes Drug Might Raise Babies' Complication Risk

Greater Cooling of Oxygen-Deprived Infants Fails to Improve Survival

Gut Bacteria Tied to Asthma Risk in Kids

Head Trauma in Abused Babies, Toddlers Can Have Lifelong Impact

Hearing Their Own Babble Helps Babies Learn to Speak: Study

Heart Drug Clears Up 'Strawberry' Birthmarks

Infants Remember a Good Time, Study Finds

Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study

Infectious-Disease Expert Debunks Common Vaccine Myths

Kids: An Rx for Menopause's Hot Flashes?

Living at Higher Elevations Linked to SIDS Risk

Local Anesthesia May Be Best for Infants During Surgery

Long-Term Study Finds Measles Vaccines Safe

Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Risk of Preterm Birth in Study

Many Parents Aren't Shielding Babies From Sun's Harmful Rays: Study

Many Parents Too Quick to Switch Child Car Seats, Study Finds

Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Mom's Words Matter Most to Newborns

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Cavities Seen in Kids of Chronically Stressed Mothers

More Extreme Preemies Are Surviving, Study Finds

More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected, Study Reports

More Parents See Benefits of Vaccines, Poll Finds

Naps May Boost Your Baby's Memory

New Moms Can Avoid Back Injury When Caring for Their Babies

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings

New Moms Gain No Benefit From Eating Placenta, Studies Show

New Moms Often Get Poor Advice on Baby Care: Study

New Parents Favor In-Depth Genetic Testing, Survey Finds

No Link Between Acetaminophen in Pregnancy, Asthma in Kids: Study

Number of Pregnant Women on Narcotic Painkillers, Heroin Doubles, Study Finds

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.

Parents' Clothing Can Infect Newborns in Intensive Care

Pediatricians Issue New Guidelines for Hospital Release of Newborns

Placebo Treatment May Quiet Kids' Cough

Placenta Test Measures Babies' Exposure to Arsenic

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Plastics Chemical Tied to Changes in Boys' Reproductive Development

Preemies More Likely to Have Asthma, Study Finds

Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Preteen Whooping Cough Vaccine Loses Strength Over Time, CDC Finds

Preventing Diaper Rash

Program for 1-Year-Olds Tries to Lessen Autism's Impact

PTSD in Women Linked to Premature Birth

Rheumatoid Arthritis in Moms-to-Be Linked to Premature Births

Scientists Find More Evidence of Breast Milk's Goodness

Sharing Breast Milk May Pose Risks Women Haven't Considered

Siblings Now Main Source of Infants' Whooping Cough: CDC

Simpler Antibiotic Regimen Helps Sick Babies in Developing Nations

Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines

Sleeping on Sofa Can Be Deadly for Babies, Study Finds

Some Babies May Pick Up 2nd Language More Easily

Steer Clear of Cold Meds for Babies, FDA Advises

Study Links Antibiotics to Digestive Complication in Infants

Surprises Help Babies Learn, Research Finds

Survival Rates Improve for Extreme 'Preemie' Babies

Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds

Though Rare, Some Disabilities Seen Long After Newborn Heart Surgery

U.S. Hospitals May Often Miss Signs of Child Abuse

U.S. Infant Deaths At Lowest Rate Ever: CDC

Vaccination Can Cut Rates of Common Infection in Infants

Very Young Kids Often Use Tablets, Smartphones, Study Finds

Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing-Loss Cases in Kids

What's In a Name? For Newborns, Maybe Fewer Medical Errors

When Babies Spit Up, Don't Panic

Whole Blood Best for Youngest Heart Surgery Patients: Study

Whooping Cough Vaccine Seems Safe in Pregnancy, Study Finds

Widespread Vaccination Fights Serious Stomach Infection in Kids: CDC

Women Born Early at Greater Risk of Delivering Preemies, Study Suggests