A measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.
Officials with the American Academy of Pediatrics stated recently that clinics found inside of retail locations are not appropriate sources of primary care for children.
Children with a certain genetic marker are more likely to play violent video games and watch violent TV shows and movies.
Nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee. The rate didn’t budge much over a decade, although soda use declined and energy drinks became an increasingly common source, a government analysis finds.
Human rights panel says Vatican allowed priests to sexually abuse children for decades.
A recent Gallup Poll indicates that, in regards to the well-being of children, America ranks in the bottom third among the world’s 29 most advanced nations.
On the anniversary of the massacre of 20 children and six school workers in Newtown, Conn., President Barack Obama says the nation hasn’t done enough to make its communities safer.
A new report shows that even though toys have been getting safer in recent years, dangerous or toxic toys can still be found on store shelves.
Today’s kids can’t keep up with their parents. An analysis of studies on 250 million children around the world finds they don’t run as fast or as far as their parents did when they were young.
A majority of Americans believe men and women should start having children in their mid-20s.