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.
Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.
Children—like adults—are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.