Parenting

Boys run a higher risk for facial injuries in youth sports 
Boys run a higher risk for facial injuries in youth sports
Recent research finds that facial injuries are much more common in youth sports than parents may think. And boys account for nearly half the cases.
Food-related choking sends thousands of kids to the ER 
Food-related choking sends thousands of kids to the ER
New research tells parents which foods may pose a danger to their kids.
4 ways to keep your kids safe online  Featured
4 ways to keep your kids safe online
Kids have easier access to the Internet than ever before, so how can parents make sure they are staying safe while using it?
More sleep could mean fewer injuries for teen athletes 
More sleep could mean fewer injuries for teen athletes
Some say if you snooze you lose, but new research says adolescents who sleep well are less likely to get hurt on the field.
Parental fears may prevent girls from getting cervical cancer protection 
Parental fears may prevent girls from getting cervical cancer protection
The CDC says doctors could help lessen young women’s risk by recommending the HPV vaccine to parents.
Majority of Americans favor smoking ban when kids are in the car 
Majority of Americans favor smoking ban when kids are in the car
A new poll finds that most adults say kids, cars and smoking don’t mix. Check out the results.
Your race could increase your risk for ADHD  Featured
Your race could increase your risk for ADHD
A new report sheds light on why Caucasian children are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD.