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2 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune
Matt Goodmanson, a junior, yawns during a recent eighth-period honors physics class at Buffalo Grove High School.
6 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer
Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and other problems, the American Academy of Pediatrics says in a new policy.
6 hrs ago | Boston.com
Dr. Claire McCarthy is a primary care pediatrician at Boston Children's Hospital, an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, a senior editor for Harvard Health Publications, and an official spokesperson for the American Academy of Pediatrics.
10 hrs ago | Current in Carmel
As adults, we know stress is part of life. And while childhood is often thought of as a carefree time, children of all ages - even toddlers and preschoolers - can experience stress.
After about a week with no changes, April made an appointment with the pediatrician who found abnormalities in Charlotte's blood.
A recent study found a brief delay in peak growth spurt among boys who took ADHD stimulants for at least three years, but no significant effect on their ultimate height.
You drag yourself out from under the covers, do the zombie wobble to the bathroom and struggle to remember how to brush your own teeth.
The Child and Family Behavioral Health System officially opened at Fort Campbell August 27th as the senior leader of the 101st Airborne Division and Fort Campbell, community supporters Staff Sgt.
In some households, getting pre-teens and teenagers out the door in time for the start of school is a herculean task.
No one wants their child to get whooping cough. With cases on the rise , it's especially important to protect infants from the illness.
Measles. Mumps. Whooping cough. Diseases that were largely eradicated in the United States a generation ago are returning.
As part of the alliance between Atlantic Health System and Hunterdon Healthcare, a new satellite office of Goryeb Children's Hospital was recently opened in Flemington, giving families in the community greater access to pediatric specialty services.
Pediatricians' Rx for schools: Later start times Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb their lack of sleep Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/wellness/2014/08/30/pediatricians-rx-schools-later-start-times/14876275/ FILE - In this March 14, 2012 file photo, Jan Palmer, a ... (more)
There are a number of factors to take into account in deciding if a child is ready for kindergarten.
Authoritarian parenting , as in "my way or the highway," and its opposite, permissive parenting with lack of limit setting, may be linked with difficulty with emotional regulation in children.
If you have kids going back to elementary school this fall, you may already have the folders, crayons and glue.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:21 pm
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