Children’s Health

children

Study: Hundreds Of Thousands Of Children Suffer Mental Illness

Australian researchers found that often times parents are unaware of their child’s distress.

08/07/2015

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Company 3-D Print Prosthetic Hands For Kids

A program called E-nabling The Future is manufacturing prosthetic hands using 3-D printing; a process that is much easier and cheaper than more sophisticated prosthetics.

01/25/2015

Survey finds increase in caffeine consumption among older kids and young adults. (Getty Images)

Caffeine Common In Kids And Young Adults; Soda Is Biggest Culprit

Study finds nearly 3 out of 4 U.S. children and young adults consume at least some caffeine, mostly from soda, tea and coffee.

02/11/2014

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Study: Children’s Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise

Children—like adults—are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.

09/18/2013