American Academy of Pediatrics
Some children could travel with more protection in 2015 as a new law about child car seats takes effect Thursday.
Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.
Playtime for babies is far different in the 21st century but parents could be making a big mistake putting touchscreens in the hands of toddlers and young children.
With the slim metal tubes becoming a trendy alternative to regular cigarettes, a Senate committee Thursday approved a bill that would prohibit the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.
Doctors 2 parents: Limit kids’ tweeting, texting & keep smartphones, laptops out of bedrooms. #goodluckwiththat.
A leading pediatricians group claims the government isn’t doing enough to protect children from harmful chemicals in food and household items, according to a new report released Monday.
Children should ride in rear-facing car seats longer, until they are 2 years old instead of 1, according to updated advice from a medical group and a federal agency.
A new report is urging moms and dads to hold off giving their kids Tylenol or aspirin the next time they come down with a fever.
Almost 10,000 infants and toddlers are hurt in crib and playpen accidents each year, according to the first nationwide analysis of emergency room treatment for these injuries.