Pediatric Care

10-year-old faces adult changes after diabetes diagnosis  Featured
10-year-old faces adult changes after diabetes diagnosis
Diego Diaz is adjusting to living with Type 1 diabetes. Find out how he’s coping with his diagnosis. Also, learn what symptoms to look for when it comes to detecting childhood diabetes and how to help their little ones manage day to day life.
Doctors call for limits on caffeine in energy drinks 
Doctors call for limits on caffeine in energy drinks
Saying energy drinks may threaten the health of young people, a group of doctors and health officials are urging the government to regulate the amount of caffeine they contain.
Teens: Tan at your own risk? 
Teens: Tan at your own risk?
Health advocates urge federal lawmakers to put age restrictions on tanning salons.
Protecting children from magnets  Featured
Protecting children from magnets
When children swallow magnets, they can attract each other in the stomach or intestines and cause severe complications. Experts share important tips for parents.
A whooping cough story 
A whooping cough story
Can your kids still get whooping cough even though they’ve been vaccinated?
Sugary drinks may lead kids to overeat 
Sugary drinks may lead kids to overeat
Sweet drinks can drive kids to consume more calories than they need, researchers say—giving parents another reason to help their kids think twice before they hydrate.
Without new antibiotics, growing resistance a ‘ticking time bomb’ 
Without new antibiotics, growing resistance a ‘ticking time bomb’
The overuse of antibiotics is creating a potential crisis scientist say. New strains of deadly bacteria are proving difficult, if not impossible, to stop.