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HARTFORD - A final review of 2013's unusually high death toll of infants and toddlers shows child-protection officials, pediatricians and caregivers must pay closer attention to the youngest children in troubled families, the state Office of the Child Advocate said Thursday.
The Centers for Disease Control says the Volunteer State is 49th in the country for the number of breastfed babies.
In 2012, Florida physician groups successfully blocked a state law which was meant to restrict their discussion of gun safety with patients.
When my children were growing up, I was adamant about limiting their screen time.
With the increasing use of electronic medical records and health information exchange, there is a growing demand for a computerized version of the preventive care guidelines pediatricians use across the United States.
In his new movie Louder than Words , David Duchovny cries, grieves and, in the end, triumphs.
You now have an easier online way to manage your Home Delivery subscription for The Oklahoman .
Children's Health Alliance Executive Director Deborah Rumsey believes the childhood population health management tool will help doctors and patients alike.
Before he was born via emergency cesarean section, he spent hours in labor with his neck bent.
A Florida law will prevent doctors from advising their patients on gun safety, even though research shows physician counsel on the matter keeps kids safer.
An Eau Claire pediatrician acquitted of the majority of sexual assault charges against him has agreed to give up his medical license so that the remaining counts will be dismissed.
Kids will be going back to school in a little over a month. Along with the new backpacks and pencils, parents are being reminded to make sure their children's immunizations are up to date.
Primary care treatment of overweight and obese preschoolers works better when treatment targets both parent and child compared to when only the child is targeted, according to research published in Pediatrics and conducted at the University at Buffalo and Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo.
Exercise, a healthy diet and good sleep can protect the body against the negative effects of stress and slow down the aging process at a cellular level, researchers report.
A CDC study found that only 23 percent of overweight kids know they're at an unhealthy weight.
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