Prevention Of Childhood Obesity Must Start Sooner, Report SaysA new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics says that the prevention of childhood obesity must start sooner as pediatric obesity has tripled for some age groups.
CDC: Circumcision Benefits Outweigh RisksNew guidelines state infant circumcision can reduce a man's chance of getting infected with the HIV virus and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Caffeine Common In Kids, Young Adults; Mainly SodaNearly 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.
Study: Children's Poor Motor, Social Skills Linked To Too Much Television WatchingAccording to a new study, even one hour more a day can diminish a preschooler’s vocabulary and math skills as well as classroom attention.
Study: 40 Percent Of Moms Start Babies Younger Than Four Months On Solid FoodAccording to a new study, forty percent of all mothers start feeding their babies solid food before they are even four months old.