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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.
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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.
Newborn jaundice: It's one of the last things a parent wants to deal with, but it's unfortunately a common condition in babies less than a week old.
A longtime pediatrician and community leader in Hastings is not letting the devastating effects of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis stop him from continuing his life's work in service to others.
Sleep deprivation has become so prevalent around the nation that many think an extra hour or two of sleep will improve grades.
Anyone who has gone to school in the U.S. public school system can attest that waking up to make it to school by 7 to 7:30 a.m. is the worst feeling.
Doctors in St. Louis told News 4 they are seeing an increase in the number of children suffering from a virus that causes them to have trouble breathing.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 07:40 am
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