people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.
Baylor Scott & White Health
For Medical Professionals
Skip to Content
Diseases & Conditions
Tests & Procedures
Herbs, Vitamins & Supplements
Scott & White YouTube Videos
Back and Neck Care
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Obesity and Bariatric Surgery
Pregnancy & Newborns
Symptom Checker and Care Guides
About This Site
Documents relating to:
'Love Hormone' Helps Dads and Babies Bond
1 in 3 Teens With Autism Licensed to Drive, Study Finds
1 in 3 Young Athletes With Concussion Returns to Play on Same Day
1 in 5 U.S. Kids Killed in Crashes Not Restrained Properly
1 in 7 Young Teens Is a Stalking Victim: Survey
10 Minutes of Sweat a Day Helps Kids' Hearts
'12-Step' Strategy Boosts Success of Teen Drug Abuse Program
2 Doses of HPV Vaccine Effective for Younger Teens
2 of 3 Americans Don't Have 'Advance Directive' for End of Life
20 Percent of U.S. Teens May Have Had a Concussion
24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart
3 Key Lifestyle Factors Can Lower Breast Cancer Odds
4 in 10 U.S. Adults Under 60 Carry HPV
8 of 10 Texas Salons Heed Ban on Indoor Tanning for Minors
8 Ways to Help Kids Dodge Germs
9 Out of 10 Doctors Like Their Jobs
A 3x10 Exercise Plan That'll Work for You
A Baby's Skin No Match for the Sun
A Benefit of Back Pain Surgery: Better Sex
A Lengthy, Stable Marriage May Boost Stroke Survival
A Movie Instead of Anesthesia for Kids' Radiation Therapy
A New Way to Avoid an Embarrassing Male Sexual Problem?
A Toddler's Screen Time Tied to Speech Delay
A Violent Environment Can Wreck Kids' Grades
Acid Reflux? Try Going Vegetarian
ACL Tears on the Rise Among Kids, Especially Girls
Advocating for a Loved One
After Couples Fight, Making Up Differs for Him and Her
After Wives Suffer Stroke, Husbands Adapt to Caregiving Role
Air Mattresses Linked to More Than 100 Infant Deaths
Air Pollution May Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Alcohol Can Be a Risky Guest at Holiday Parties
Alcohol, Drugs a Poor Halloween Mix
Americans With High Blood Pressure Still Eating Too Much Salt
America's New Dads Are Older Than Ever
Anesthesia Before Age 4 May Have Slight Impact on Later School Performance
Another Downside to College Boozing: Poorer Job Prospects
Another Downside to Unemployment: Stroke Risk?
Another Menopause Side Effect: Shortness of Breath?
Anti-Vaccine Family Members, Friends Spur Many Moms to Delay Baby's Shots
Apologies Go a Long Way When Medical Errors Occur
Are All Those 'Fidget Spinners' Really Helping Kids?
Are Bullies Getting Run Out of U.S. Schools?
Are Catholic Women Less Likely to Breast-Feed?
Are Heartburn Meds During Pregnancy Linked to Asthma in Kids?
Are Her Chocolate Cravings a Product of the Culture?
Are Kids' Vaccines a Victim of Their Own Success?
Are Smartphones Helping or Harming Kids' Mental Health?
Are Today's Teens Putting the Brakes on Adulthood?
Are Women Surgeons Better Than Men?
Are You an 'Anti-Vaxxer'? Your Friends Are on Twitter
Are You Raising an 'Emotional Eater'?
Are Your Kids Thankful?
Arthritis Can Strike Children
As Pot Legalization Advances, Pediatricians Warn of Dangers
At What Age Can Kids Safely Cross the Street?
Athletes With ADHD Favor Team Competition
Attempted Suicide Rates in U.S. Remain Unchanged
ATV Accidents Can Cause Serious Chest Injuries in Kids
Autism Greatly Boosts Kids' Injury Risk, Especially for Drowning
Autism's 'Worryingly' High Suicide Rates Spur Conference
Babies Born Addicted to Opioids Often Struggle With Learning
Babies' Marijuana Exposure Evident in Their Pee
Back to School, Back to Planning for Kids With Autism, ADHD
Back-to-School Tips … for Parents
Bad Diet in Youth Might Raise Risk of Early Breast Cancer
Balloon-in-a-Pill Helped Obese Patients Lose Weight
Banishing Asthma-Inducing Mice Allergens on the Cheap
Be Cautious Going Home After Hurricane Harvey
Be Your Child's Valentine
Bed Partner Often Fuels Loved One's Insomnia
Better Diet, Longer Life?
Better Sleep Could Mean Better Sex for Older Women
Beware Heart Attack Risk From Shoveling Snow
Big Baby, Heavier Kid?
Bike Fanatics Shouldn't Worry About Effects on Sexual Health
Bilingual Kids Learn New Languages Better
Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment
Blood Test May Someday Diagnose Concussion
Body Cooling Little Help to Kids When Heart Stops: Study
Booze Often Glorified On YouTube Videos
Boys More Likely to Hide a Concussion Than Girls
Brain Changes Seen in Kids After One Season of Football
Brain Scans Offer Clues to Why Some Teens Pile on Pounds
Breast-Feeding Linked to Lower Endometriosis Risk
Breast-Feeding May Not Lead to Smarter Preschoolers
Brineura Approved for Rare Genetic Illness Affecting Kids
Brush Up on Swim Safety for Summer
Bullied in 5th Grade, Prone to Drug Abuse by High School
Bullied Teen's Suicide Didn't Spur Copycat Attempts: Study
Bullying Takes Financial Toll on U.S. School Districts
'Button' Batteries Pose Serious Risk to Children
By Age 12, Poor May Show Signs of Heart Risks Ahead
California Handgun Sales Spiked After 2 Mass Shootings
Calming Those Back-to-School Jitters
Can a 70-Year-Old Have the Arteries of a 20-Year-Old?
Can a Spritz of 'Love Hormone' Help Kids With Autism?
Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?
Can HIV Drugs Boost Syphilis Risk?
Can Parents' Weight Hinder Toddlers' Development?
Can People 'Sniff' Out Illness in Others?
Can Sharing Your Bedroom With Baby Come With Risks?
Can Social Media Sites Leave You Socially Isolated?
Can Video Game Playing Cost You Gray Matter?
Cancer Drug Helps Some Kids With Rare Type of Leukemia
Cancer Risk Rises After Childhood Organ Transplant: Study
Caring for Aging Parents
Charlie Sheen's 2015 HIV Disclosure Spiked Use of Home Test Kits
Child Abuse Cases in Army Families May Be Under-Reported
Child Deaths Highlight Choking Dangers Posed by Grapes
Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests
Childhood Cancer Radiation May Cause Unwanted Gene Mutation in Some
Childhood Cancer Survivors Living Longer
Childhood Cancer Survivors Living Longer But Not Always Better
Childhood Cancer Survivors Now Living Healthier Lives
Childhood Chemo May Have Lasting Effects on Memory
Childhood 'Growth' Tests Not Always Necessary
Childhood Poverty May Predict Heart Failure in Adulthood
Childhood PTSD May Leave Imprint on Brain
Choose the Healthy Foods Options This Holiday Season
Christmas Cords Pose Danger to Little Ones
Cigarettes Aren't Cool, California Teens Say
City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids' Asthma Risk
College Students Seem to Take Longer to Recover From Concussion
Common Post-Op Ear Drops Tied to Eardrum Perforations in Kids
Common Treatment for Early Prostate Cancer May Carry Heart Risk
Communication Problems Not at Root of Tantrums in Kids With Autism
Community Intervention May Aid Fight Against Childhood Obesity
Concussion Can Spur Short-Term Change in Women's Periods
Concussions More Likely in Female Athletes
Consider Eye Safety When Choosing Kids' Toys
Cookies, Apples or Yogurt? Not Always a Simple Choice for Kids
Cooking at Home Means Eating Better, Spending Less
Could a Clinical Trial Help Your Child?
Could an Estrogen Patch Boost Women's Sex Lives in Menopause?
Could Big Lifestyle Changes Be Key to Managing Type 2 Diabetes?
Could Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?
Could C-Section Birth Raise Child's Risk of Obesity?
Could Fasting Every Other Day Help You Lose More Weight?
Could Fruits and Veggies Save Hearts Worldwide?
Could Loneliness Be an Early Sign of Alzheimer's?
Could Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Blood Pressure Predict Baby's Gender?
Could Night Shifts, Heavy Lifting Impair a Woman's Fertility?
Could Pests, Dust Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma?
Could Shift Work Damage Your DNA?
Could Swine Flu Be Linked to Type 1 Diabetes?
Could White Wine Boost Your Melanoma Risk?
Could You Raise a 'No-Diaper' Baby?
Could Your Breakfast Cloud Your Judgment?
Cyberbullying Weighs Heavily on Young People
Date Nights for Overbooked Parents
Deadly Measles Complication May Be More Common Than Believed
Decline in Kids' Ear Infections Linked to Pneumococcal Vaccine
Deep Brain Stimulation May Ease Tourette 'Tics'
Depression May Worsen Health for Cancer Caregivers
Depression's Gender Gap Shows Up in Pre-Teen Years
Despite Pledges, No Improvement in Chain Restaurant Kids' Menus: Study
Did You Know Biting Your Nails Can Make You Sick?
Disabled Children Face Bullying Throughout School Years
Disabled Kids at Higher Risk of Abuse, Study Finds
DNA May Influence Your Reproductive Decisions
Do Daughters Bring Out a Dad's 'Softer Side'?
Do Early Dental Visits Really Prevent Kids' Cavities?
Do Genes Steer You to a Partner With Similar Schooling?
Do Moms Who Smoke in Pregnancy Raise Their Odds for a Troubled Teen?
Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?
Do Older Guys Always Prefer Younger Women? Maybe Not
Do Pets Really Boost Kids' Health?
Do You Overeat? Your Brain Wiring May Be Why
Docs Should Counsel Even Healthy People on Diet, Exercise, Experts Say
Docs: Infants Should Share Parents' Room to Help Prevent SIDS
Docs: Kids to Suffer Under Trump's Tough Immigration Policies
Doctors Eye the Danger From 'Nerf' Guns
Doctors Should Counsel Even Low-Risk Patients on Heart Health
Doctors Use iPads to Treat 'Lazy Eye,' With Mixed Results
Doctors Who 'Fat-Shame' Patients Can Cause Real Harm
Does a Little Daily Drinking Really Help the Heart?
Does Dad Time With Infants Boost Babies' IQ?
Does Legalizing Pot Spur Kids to Try It?
Does Your Child Really Have a Food Allergy?
Does Your Dog 'Talk' to You?
Dog Walking a Treat for Pet and Owner Alike
Donor-Sperm Kids No Different From Their Peers: Study
Don't Forget Child Safety When Traveling for the Holidays
Don't Give Kids Medicines With Codeine, Tramadol: FDA
Don't Let Bugs Dampen Your Outdoor Fun
Down Syndrome May Not Be Big Financial Burden on Families
Downside to Exercise for City Kids: More Pollution
Downside to Gluten-Free Diets: Diabetes Risk?
'Dr. Google' May Undermine Parents' Trust in Their Pediatrician
Dressing Baby for a Safe Winter Drive
Driving Skills May Suffer Even After Concussion Symptoms Subside
Drowning Can Occur Hours After Swimming
Drug Use by U.S. Teens Drops to All-Time Low
Earnings Fall After a Child's Cancer Diagnosis
Eat This Diet to Lower Your Odds for Painful Gout
Eating for Two Often Doesn't Translate Into a Healthier Diet
E-Cigarettes Lead to 'Real' Smoking by Teens: Review
E-Cigarettes Not a Smoking Deterrent for Kids
E-Cigs May Be 'Bridge' to Teens' Tobacco Use
E-Cigs May Help Smokers Quit, But …
E-Cigs Tied to More Frequent, Heavier Teen Tobacco Use
Elite High Schools Breed Higher Risk of Addiction: Study
Emergency Surgery Riskier for Kids in Poorer Countries
'Emotional Hangover' Is Real and Affects Future Experiences: Study
'Enthusiastic' Dads May Mean Less Troubled Kids: Study
ER Rates Soar as Toddlers Ingest Pot, French Study Finds
'Eraser Challenge' Latest Harmful Social Media Trend for Kids
Exercise Not Making Dent in Most Seniors' Down Time
Exercise Rates Often Decline After Cancer Diagnosis
Exercise: An Antidote for Behavioral Issues in Students?
'Exoskeletons' May Help Kids With Cerebral Palsy Walk
Expert Tips to Avoid Accidental Poisonings at School
Extreme Heat in Southwest a Deadly Threat
Eye Docs Debunk 5 Fireworks Myths
Family History of Colon Cancer Calls for Earlier Screening
Far Fewer Kids Are Dying Worldwide, but Gains Are Uneven
Farsighted Kids Have Trouble Paying Attention
Fast-Food Calorie Labeling Not Working, Study Finds
FDA Issues Anesthesia Warning for Pregnant Women, Kids Under 3
FDA Offers Guidance on Fish Intake for Kids, Pregnant Women
FDA Warns of Dangers From Testosterone Supplements
Female Doctors May Have an Edge: Study
'Female Viagra' May Lift a Younger Woman's Libido
Few States Have Plans for Kids Returning to Class After Concussion
Fewer American Parents Are Spanking Their Kids
Fewer Babies in Poor Families Are Overweight: CDC
Fewer Patients Die During Hospital Inspection Weeks: Study
Fewer U.S. High School Students Drink, CDC Finds
Fewer U.S. Kids Binge Drinking
Fewer U.S. Kids Overdosing on Opioids
Fewer U.S. Teens Are Boozing It Up
Fish Oil During Pregnancy May Cut Kids' Asthma Risk
Flameless Candle Batteries Pose Risk to Kids
Flu Cases Spiking Across the United States: CDC
Foods Labeled 'Healthy' May Hide Unhealthy Secrets
Football Fans Still Loyal Despite Concerns About Players' Brains
For a Colicky Baby, You Might Give Acupuncture a Try
For Better Results From Customer Service, Don't Make It Personal
For City Kids With Asthma, Nearby Green Space Is Key
For Heart Attack Survivors, a Risk of Suicide?
For Kids With Kidney Disease, Race May Play Role in Outcomes
For Kids, Regular Exercise Seems to Put Depression on the Run
For Many, Friends Are Key to Happiness in Old Age
For 'Preemies,' Human Touch May Be a Brain Booster
Force, Frequency of Head Hits Jump as Young Football Players Get Older
From Beethoven to Bieber, Music Doesn't Move Chimps
Fruit Juice for Kids: A Serving a Day OK
Gene Changes May Put Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk
Gene Therapy Helps 2 Babies Fight Type of Leukemia
Genes May Explain Why Kids With Autism Avoid Eye Contact
Genes Plus Erratic Sleep May Raise Odds for Obesity
Genetic Testing Can Help Pinpoint Epilepsy Earlier
Genetics a Cause of Autism in Most Cases: Study
Get Your Kids to Eat Smart at School
Getting Fit as a Family
Getting Kids in the Habit of Healthy Eating
Getting Over Guilt
Give Dad the Gift of Health on Father's Day
Give Kids a Safe, Stress-Free Holiday
Givers Really Are Happier Than Takers
Good Sleep Does Get Tougher With Age
Got a Moody Teen? Lack of Sleep May Not Be the Culprit
'Green Schoolyards' May Bring Better Health to Kids
Guard Against Hearing Loss From Fireworks
Guidelines May Have Helped Curb ADHD Diagnoses in Preschoolers
Gun Violence May Be 'Contagious,' Study Suggests
Guns Kill or Wound 7,000 U.S. Kids a Year: Report
Guns Send About 16 U.S. Kids to the Hospital Every Day
Guys, a Noisy Bedroom May Not Be Good for Your Fertility
Happier Mealtimes, Healthier Eating for Kids
Happy Marriage, Healthier Spouses
Happy Mom Means Less Colicky Baby
Harsh Parenting Can Backfire With Bad Behavior From Teens
Have Americans Given Up on Losing Weight?
Having Same-Sex Parents Won't Affect Kids' Gender Identity: Study
He Complains She Shops Too Much -- And Marriage Suffers
Head for the Hills With Sled Safety in Mind
Headaches Often Strike Before Strokes in Kids: Study
'Heads Up' Football Program Tackles Concussion Danger in Kids
Health Tip: Childhood Obesity Can Trigger Adult Problems
Health Tip: Teach Your Family Fire Safety
Health Tip: Applying Sunscreen on Children
Health Tip: Are My Toddler's Eating Habits Normal?
Health Tip: Avoid Juice Before Age 1
Health Tip: Babysitter Safety
Health Tip: Back to School for Kids with Asthma
Health Tip: Be a Safe Driver for Your Kids
Health Tip: Become an Active Family
Health Tip: Boost Your Teen's Self-Esteem
Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate
Health Tip: Check Your Child's Temperature
Health Tip: Checking Your Child's Moles
Health Tip: Children and Screen Use
Health Tip: Choose Safe Personal Care Products
Health Tip: Choosing a Baby Carrier
Health Tip: Concerned About Your Child's Weight?
Health Tip: Considering Bed Sharing?
Health Tip: Create a Safer Home for Kids With Seizures
Health Tip: Create an Emergency Plan for Deadly Allergy Reaction
Health Tip: Dealing With a Dog Bite
Health Tip: Design a Non-Toxic Nursery
Health Tip: Do Things as a Family
Health Tip: Dress Kids in Safe Costumes
Health Tip: Eating Well
Health Tip: Encourage Kids to Choose Good Friends
Health Tip: Encouraging Picky Eaters
Health Tip: Encouraging Your Kids to Brush
Health Tip: Enjoy an Active Autumn
Health Tip: Finding Help for an Overweight Child
Health Tip: Food Safety for College Students
Health Tip: Fuel Your Child With a Good Breakfast
Health Tip: Getting Enough Sleep
Health Tip: Getting Through Diabetes Diagnosis
Health Tip: Getting Toddlers to Try New Foods
Health Tip: Getting Your Child Vaccinated
Health Tip: Graduating High School?
Health Tip: Help Kids Develop Healthy Ambition
Health Tip: Help Kids Maintain Healthy Cholesterol
Health Tip: Help Kids Sleep Better
Health Tip: Help Teens Learn to Read Food Labels
Health Tip: Help Teens Say No to Drinking and Driving
Health Tip: Help Toddlers Develop Stronger Hands
Health Tip: Help Young Children Make Healthy Changes
Health Tip: If Your Child is Cyberbullied
Health Tip: Inspect Your Child's Playground
Health Tip: Is Your Baby Teething?
Health Tip: Is Your Backyard Safe?
Health Tip: Is Your Child Sleeping Enough?
Health Tip: Is Your Toddler Eating Enough?
Health Tip: Keep Kids Healthy During Winter
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe During the Holidays
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe From Fire and Heat
Health Tip: Keep Newborns Safer
Health Tip: Kick Your Sugary Drink Habit
Health Tip: Kids and Type 2 Diabetes
Health Tip: Learn Symptoms of Childhood Sinusitis
Health Tip: Limit a Young Child's Media Time
Health Tip: Make Brushing Teeth Fun
Health Tip: Make Sure Kids' Shoes Fit Well
Health Tip: Minimizing Violence During Screen Time
Health Tip: On Kids and Pets
Health Tip: Parenting a College Freshman
Health Tip: Parents, Set Rules About Driving for Teens
Health Tip: Pay Attention on Halloween
Health Tip: Pick the Right Family Doctor
Health Tip: Poison-Proof Your Bathroom
Health Tip: Practice Drowning Prevention at Home
Health Tip: Prepare for Your Child's Dental Procedure
Health Tip: Prepare Homemade Baby Food
Health Tip: Promote Peace in a Shared Bedroom
Health Tip: Protect Kids in Cold Weather
Health Tip: Protect Your Kids From Lead
Health Tip: Recognize Youth Violence
Health Tip: Rewarding Kids Without Food
Health Tip: Safer Sleep for Baby
Health Tip: Set a Health Goal That Lasts
Health Tip: Six Dangerous Driving Habits
Health Tip: Skip Winter Coats in Car Seats
Health Tip: Suggestions for a Healthy Halloween
Health Tip: Suggestions for New Moms
Health Tip: Supervise Kids Near Cars
Health Tip: Supporting a Child Who Is Bullied
Health Tip: Take Care of Kids Exercising in Summer Heat
Health Tip: Teach Teens About Dangerous Driving Habits
Health Tip: Teaching Your Child Table Manners
Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup
Health Tip: Transitioning Toddlers to One Nap
Health Tip: Turn Off Those Screens
Health Tip: Washing Baby Bottles
Health Tip: Watch for Constipation in Babies
Health Tip: Watch Salt in Kids' Diets
Health Tip: When a Child Is Sick
Health Tip: When Adults Offer Kids Food
Health Tip: When Kids Feel Anxious
Health Tip: When Sleep is Interrupted
Health Tip: When Your Child Won't Eat Lunch
Health Tip: Why Are Baby Teeth Important?
Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears
Hearing Loss Can Challenge Relationships
Heart Disease Linked to Anxiety, Negative Feelings
Heart Failure, Job Loss May Be Deadly Combo
Heath Tip: It's Back-to-School Time
Heavy Drinking While Young May Mean Hefty Health Tab Later
Heavy Kids Face Triple the Odds for Depression in Adulthood
Helmets Don't Prevent Kids' Motocross Concussions
Helmets for Motorcyclists a No Brainer: Study
Helping Cancer Caregivers Help Themselves
Helping Ease Kids' Fears After Manchester Terror Attack
Helping Kids Adapt to a New School
Helping Your Kids Cope With Your Divorce
Here's the Recipe to Keep Colon Cancer at Bay
Hey Fellas, Depression Can Strike Expectant and New Dads, Too
High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Boost Child's Obesity Risk
High-Dose Vitamin D May Not Curb Kids' Colds
Higher Cigarette Taxes May Mean Fewer Infant Deaths
Higher Doses of Vitamin D May Boost Preemies' Bone Health
High-Fat Diets Could Pose Danger to Young MS Patients
HIV Treatment Protects Uninfected Partner From the Virus
Hockey Doesn't Seem to Hit Players' Thinking Skills: Study
Holiday Decor Can Be Hazardous
Home Visits Can Help New Parents
Homework as a Character-Builder
Homing In on Homework Help
Hormone Therapy Not Advised for Preventing Disease After Menopause
Hospital 'Baby Boxes' May Help Prevent SIDS in Newborns
to Nod Off Behind the Wheel
How Preschoolers Begin Learning the Rules of Reading, Spelling
How to Ease the Pain of Infant Vaccinations
How to Introduce Your Baby to Food Containing Peanuts
How to Keep Your Kids Cozy and Safe by the Fireside
How to Keep Your Kids Out of the ER This Summer
How to Prepare Your Teen for That First Ob-Gyn Visit
How to Prevent Future Couch Potatoes
How to Prevent Spread of the Skin Infection Impetigo
How to Protect Your Child From Accidental Poisoning
How to Spot a Common, Potentially Dangerous, Childhood Illness
How to Talk to Someone With Cancer
How Would Your Family Weather a Disaster?
Hurricanes May Have Longer-Lasting Impact on Kids
Hypochondriacs May Worry Themselves Into Heart Trouble
'I Don't Know' May Be a Powerful Point of View
If You Can't Stay Off Social Media, Maybe It's in Your Genes
'I'm Not a Bad Drunk, But He Is'
In America's Poorest Communities, a Greater Risk of Child Abuse Deaths
Incentives May Spur Poor Families to Buy More Fruits, Veggies
Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Raise Cancer Risk in Kids
Injury Risk May Rise When Kids Play Just One Sport
Instagram Photos May Offer Snapshot of Mental Health
Is a Drowsy Teen Headed for a Life of Crime?
Is Ancient Bone Evidence of Cannibalistic Rite?
Is Early Puberty in Girls a Risk Factor for Dating Abuse?
Is Kindergarten Now the New First Grade?
Is Kissing Etiquette 'Hardwired?'
Is Surgery Always Needed for Kids' Appendicitis?
Is That Your Doctor Swearing, Drinking on Facebook?
Is Your Child Using Drugs?
Is Your Child's Day Care Center Ready for Pandemic Flu?
Is Your Child's 'Penicillin Allergy' Real?
Is Your TV Making You Fat?
It's Often Family to the Rescue During Opioid ODs
It's Time to Get Your Flu Shot Again
James Bond Has Kicked Butts, But His Co-Stars Haven't
Joining Your Kid on That Playground Slide? Think Again
Just 1 Cigarette a Day Can Be Deadly: Study
Just 2 Weeks on the Couch Can Trigger Body's Decline
Just a Few Vaccine Refusers Could Endanger Many
Just How Safe Is That Baby Teether?
'Kangaroo Mother Care' May Improve Preemies' Lives Into Adulthood
Keep an Eye Out for Eating Disorders in Loved Ones
Keep Kids in Mind When Politics Intrude at Thanksgiving
Keeping Minors From Tanning Beds Would Save Thousands of Lives, Study Says
Kidney Transplant Survival Up Among Babies, Kids
Kids 6 and Older Should Be Screened for Obesity, Task Force Reaffirms
Kids Born to Older Moms Score Higher on Thinking Tests
Kids Can Beat 'Complex' Pneumonia Without IV Antibiotics: Study
Kids' Care May Suffer When Parents Clash With Medical Staff
Kids' Cases of High Blood Pressure May Rise Under New Guidelines
Kids' Colds Linked to Asthma, Lung Problems Later
Kids Face Their Own Death Risks When a Sibling Dies
Kids Landing in ERs After Drinking Parents' E-Cig Nicotine Liquid
Kids Mean Less Shuteye for Mom, While Dad Slumbers On
Kids' OD Risk Rises When Opioids Left Out at Home
Kids React Differently When a Beloved Pet Dies
Kids Should Be Screened for Lazy Eye by Age 5
Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds
Kids' Sugary Drink Habits Start Early
Kids' Sun Safety Means 'Slip, Slap, Slop'
Kids With ADHD Make 6.1 Million Doctor Visits a Year in U.S.: CDC
Kids With Cardiac Arrest Less Likely to Survive CPR at Night
Kids With Gay or Lesbian Parents Do Just Fine: Study
Kitties Absorb Flame Retardants -- How About Your Kiddies?
Know the Signs of Concussion
Lack of Sleep May Raise Child's Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study
Later School Bell Could Boost U.S. Economy by $83 Billion Over Decade
Laughter May Be a Serious Evolutionary Tool
Laundry Detergent Pods Linked to Eye Burn Danger in Kids
Lawn Mowers Are Risky Business for Kids
Lazy Summer Days Mean Weight Gain for Young Kids
Less Than Half of Older Hip Fracture Patients Fully Recover: Study
Local Crime Can Put Kids on the Run
'Loneliness Epidemic' Called a Major Public Health Threat
Loneliness May Sabotage Breast Cancer Survival: Study
Loneliness Often Plagues Black Women at Risk for Heart Disease
Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame
Loving, Supportive Kids May Help Lower Seniors' Dementia Risk
Low Back Pain Common Among Kids
Low Blood Sugar in Newborns Tied to Brain Problems Later
Low-Income Kids More Likely to Have ADHD, Asthma
Making Halloween a Treat for Kids With Diabetes
Making New Year's Resolutions That Last
Making the Most of Childhood Wellness Visits
Male Birth Control in a Shot: Promising, But More Work Needed
Managing Pain Can Be a Puzzle After Breast Cancer
Many Adults Unaware That Using E-Cigarettes Can Hurt Kids
Many Breast Cancer Survivors Don't Get Life-Extending Therapy
Many Kids Still Being Injured on ATVs
Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt
Many Parents Not Happy With Later School Start Times
Many Parents Underestimate Drowning Risks
Many Preemies Don't Struggle in School
Many Students Reluctant to Use Asthma Inhalers at School
Many Talks on End-of-Life Wishes End in Confusion, Study Shows
Many Teens Ride With Impaired Drivers
Marriage a Blessing for Heart Attack Patients
Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids
Maybe That's Why It's Called Work
Measles Making a Comeback in the United States
Medical Marijuana Not a Lure for Kids: Study
Medication Mistakes Have Doubled in U.S. Since 2000: Study
Melanoma Rates Rise in Some States, Fall in Others
Men Don't Know About Risks to Fertility, Survey Finds
Men More Likely to Use Marijuana Than Women, Study Finds
Men Often Happier With Their 'Bromance' Than Their Romance
Menopause and a Decline in Intimacy
Menopause Before 40? Risk of Broken Bones May Be Higher
Mice May Be Key to Kids' Asthma Attacks at School
Migraine Warning Signs May Differ in Kids, Adults
Moms' Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be Linked to Epilepsy Risk in Kids
Money Spent on Teen Health a Good Global Investment
More Airline Injuries to Tots on Laps
More Babies in Strollers, Cribs Winding Up in ER: Study
More Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Protect Kids From High Blood Pressure
More Kids and Teens Heading to ER With Headaches
More Sleep Time, Less Play Time in America's Bedrooms
More Starring Roles for Booze in Kids' Movies, Study Finds
More Teen Dads?
More Teens Turning Their Backs on Tanning Beds: CDC
More U.S. Kids Getting Drug-Resistant Infections
More U.S. Kids Landing in ER With Opioid Addiction
More U.S. Teens Getting Vaccinated Against HPV
More Young Kids Spending Lots of Time on Phones, Tablets
Most Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancers Enjoy Good Sexual Health
Most Americans Favor Larger Health Warnings on Cigarette Packs
Most Breast Cancer Patients Have Help Choosing Treatments
Most Mothers Have Been Victims of 'Mommy-Shaming,' Poll Finds
Most Murdered U.S. Women Killed By Husbands, Boyfriends, Exes
Most of Canada's Packaged Foods, Drinks Have Added Sugars
Most Parents Don't Think They're Meeting Their Kids' Nutritional Needs
Most Seniors Use Cellphones While Behind the Wheel
Most Teen Smokers Also Turn to Alcohol, Drugs, Study Finds
Most U.S. Adults Support Routine Child Vaccine
Most U.S. Kids Who Die From Flu Are Unvaccinated
Moving Just 1 Hour a Week May Curb Depression Risk
MS-Related Brain Changes May Affect Social Skills
Naps May Sharpen a Preschooler's Language Skills
Nasal Flu Vaccine's Demise May Mean Fewer Immunized Kids
Nasal 'Nerve Block' May Help Ease Kids' Migraines
Nearly a Third of College Kids Think ADHD Meds Boost Grades
Need Help Getting Organized?
Needed: An 'Action Plan' for Kids Prone to Severe Allergic Reactions
Neighborhoods May Be Key to Teens' Mental Well-Being
Netflix Series '13 Reasons Why' Sparks Uptick in Google Searches for Suicide
New Teen Drivers Face Triple the Risk of a Fatal Crash
No Drop in Flu Vaccinations Since Nasal Spray Withdrawn
No Fruit Juice Before Age 1, Pediatricians Say
No Such Thing as Menstrual Memory Fog
Not All Fidos Are Friendly
Not All Plant Foods Are Equal
Nursing Home Program Offers Alternatives to Antipsychotic Drugs
Obese Couples May Take Longer to Conceive
Obese Moms May Fail to Spot Obesity in Their Own Kids
Obesity in Early Pregnancy May Raise Child's Risk of Epilepsy
Obesity May Raise Girls' Risk of Asthma, Allergies
Obesity Quadruples Kids' Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study
'Off-Roading' Threat May Lurk in the Air
Oktoberfest Study Links Boozing to Heart Woes
Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests
Online Game Could Boost Family Fitness
Opioid Overdoses Up Nearly 200 Percent Among Kids, Teens
Optimism May Propel Women to a Longer Life
Outdoor Play May Foster Little Environmentalists
Overuse Injuries Don't Impact Young Football Players
Overweight Kids Pay a Heavy Social Price
Palliative Care Raises Quality of Life, But Doesn't Extend It
Parenthood an Elixir for Longevity?
Parent-Led Autism Therapy Shows Lasting Benefits
Parents Don't Always Head to Child's Doctor When Illness Strikes
Parents Getting Better at Using Car Seats Safely
Parents Have Mixed Views on When to Keep Sick Kids Out of School
Parents of Kids With Autism May Sacrifice 'Couples Time'
Parents of Kids With Heart Defects Face PTSD Risk: Study
Parents of Preemies End Up Just Fine: Study
Parents Often Miss Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Kids
Parents' Pot Use a Tricky Topic When It Comes to Their Kids
Parents Say Schools Don't Help Kids With Mental Health, Chronic Disease
Parents Worried About Cyberbullies as School Starts Up
Parents, Get Your Teens Their Vaccines!
Pediatricians Can Help When Parents Divorce: Report
Pediatricians Offer Heads-Up for Preventing Soccer Injuries
Pediatricians Revise Guidelines for Teen Victims of Sexual Assault
Pediatricians Say No to Wearable Smartphone Baby Monitors
Pediatricians Sound Alarm on Rapid Weight Changes in Young Athletes
Pediatricians: Kids Need 'Media Use Plan' From Parents
Pet Meds Sending Kids to the ER
PG-13 Movies Show More Gun Violence Than R-Rated Films: Study
Picky Eater? It Might Just Be Your Child's Personality
Pint-Sized Football Players Still at Risk for Injuries
Play It Smart: Stay in School for a Healthier Heart
Playgrounds Aren't Always All Fun and Games
'Pokemon Go' Players Add 2,000 Steps a Day
Poor Diet Tied to Half of U.S. Deaths From Heart Disease, Diabetes
Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
Poorer Kindergarteners Face a 'Double Dose of Disadvantage'
Postpartum Depression Affects New Dads, Too
Pot + Booze = Skidding College Grades
Pot-Laced Goodies Can Poison a Child
Poverty's Impact on a Child's Mental Health
Prenatal Exposure to Certain Flame Retardants Linked to Lower IQs
Preschoolers Who Know Snack-Food Brands on Road to Obesity?
Pricey Wines Can Trick Your Brain
Prince Harry's Journey Shows Grief Can Be a Long Road
Privacy Concerns Keep Some Young Americans From Sexual Health Services
Program Helps Young Adults With Autism Find Jobs
Protecting Preemies From Stress Might Improve Later Mental Health
Puberty's Onset May Depend on DNA
Pubic Grooming Tied to Higher STD Rates
Public Health Campaign Cut Consumption of Sugary Drinks
Put Flu Shot on the Back-to-School Checklist
Race May Play Role in Obese Teens' Blood Pressure
Reading to Babies Translates Into More Literate Preschoolers
Ready for Spring Break? Have Fun But Play It Safe
Reasons Why Parents Should Be Wary of '13 Reasons Why'
Refugees Deserve Health Care, Compassion, U.S. Pediatricians Say
Regular Weigh-Ins May Help Prevent College Weight Gain
Relationship Status Impacts Health
Remaining 'In the Closet' at Work Stresses Gay Couples
Remote Amazon Tribe May Have Healthiest Hearts on Earth
Researchers Learn More About Gender's Role in Autism Risk
Rotavirus Vaccine Cut Kids' Hospitalization, Medical Costs
Routine Testing for Genital Herpes of Little Benefit: U.S. Experts
Rude, Disrespectful Surgeons May Also Be More Error-Prone: Study
Rural Appalachia Faces Growing Cancer Crisis, Research Shows
Safety Group Releases Annual Dangerous Toys List
Savvy Marketing Gets Schoolkids to Eat Their Greens
Schizophrenia Affects Brain's Communication Network
Scientists Design Heat-Activated Penis Implant
Scientists Discover More Clues to Stuttering
Scientists Spot Gene for Rare Disorder Causing Deafness, Blindness
Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early
Screen Time and Teen Time
Screen Time May Not Be So Bad for Teens After All
Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids
Self-Harm on the Rise Among Teen Girls
Semen Harbors Wide Range of Viruses
Seniors' Brain Changes Could Make Them Vulnerable to Scams
Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
Serious Reactions to Vaccines Rarely Recur: Review
Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll Trigger Same Good Feelings in Brain
Sexism Could Harm Men's Health: Study
Sexual Abuse May Cause Early Puberty in Girls: Study
Sexual Pain for Women With Cancer Should Not Be Overlooked: Report
Shift Work May Put Damper on a Man's Sex Life
Shooting Ranges Pose Hidden Risks: Study
Short Course of Antibiotics Not Best for Kids' Ear Infections
Silk Clothes Won't Soothe Eczema's Itch
'Simple 7' Steps Can Help Improve Blood Pressure in Blacks
Sitting Could Be Big Health Risk for Frail Folks
Skin Patch May Help With Peanut Allergy
Skip the Antibiotics for Mild Eczema in Kids
Sleep: The Great Motivator
Sleepovers With Dad Can Be a Win-Win After Divorce
Slim But Sedentary: Risk of Prediabetes May Rise
Slow and Steady Wins the Weight-Loss Race
Smart Kids Prone to Dumb Choices on Pot, Booze
Smartphones May Hinder a Good Night's Sleep
Smartphones, Tablets Keep Kids Buzzing at Bedtime
Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids
Smoking Slows Recovery From Drug Abuse
Smoking Still Takes Big Toll in U.S. Cancer Deaths
Soft Contact Lenses Safe for Kids and Teens, Review Finds
Soft Drink Suppliers Try to Blunt the Blow of Soda Taxes
Some Kids' Genes Might Make Food Ads More Tempting
Some Lead Poisoning Tests May Be Faulty
Some Melanoma Survivors Still Seek Out the Sun
Some Partners Need Extra Loving This Valentine's Day
Some Prostate Drugs May Do Harm
Special Diet May Be Boon for Kids With Crohn's, Colitis
Special Diets, Supplements for Autism Still a Question Mark
Spoiler Alert! Most People Don't Want to Know the Future
Spring-Clean Your Medicine Cabinet to Safeguard Your Kids
Start Skin Cancer Prevention Early, Health Experts Say
State Laws Have Big Impact on Kids' Gun Injuries
State Laws Help Reduce Concussions in Youth Sports
States That Make You Wait to Buy Guns Have Fewer Deaths: Study
Stay Safe as Summer Temps Soar
Staying Socially Active Nourishes the Aging Brain
Stress Can Blind You to Danger
Stress May Explain Digestive Issues in Kids With Autism
Stress of Flying Doesn't Dim Abilities of Search-and-Rescue Dogs
Stronger Muscles May Pump Up Kids' Memory Skills
Student-Athletes Don't Have to Be Hit By Injuries
Study Cites Factors Linked to Suicide in the Young
Study Cites Top Reasons Young Autism Patients Are Hospitalized
Study Explores Electrical Brain Stimulation to Treat Bulimia
Study Finds Stroke Care Faster for Men Than Women
Study Questions Use of Migraine Meds in Kids, Teens
Study Sees Link Between Porn and Sexual Dysfunction
Sugary Drinks in Pregnancy Tied to Heavier Kids Later
Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse
Summer Camp Prep for Kids With Allergies, Asthma
'Super Moms' and 'Super Dads': Work-Home Conflicts Affect Both Genders
'Superbug' Infections Striking More U.S. Kids
Surfing Through Selfies Tied to Low Self-Esteem?
Surgeons Warn of Trampolines' Down Side
Survival Tips for Holiday Road Trips
Surviving Congenital Heart Disease as Child Not a Ticket to Good Health
Swimming Lessons: For Starters, Watch Out for Germs in the Water
'Synthetic Pot' Tied to Risky Sex, Violence and Drug Abuse in Teens
Take a Stand Against Sitting Too Much
Take the Back Pain Out of Backpacks
Tamer Version of Youth Football Looks to Address Safety Concerns
Teach Your Kids to Use Media in Healthy Ways
Team Sports for Kids: A Winning Combo
Teen 'Choking Game' Played Solo Points to Suicide Risks
Teen Suicide Thoughts, Self-Harm Cases Double in a Decade
Teen Violence Can Be Contagious, Study Contends
Teens Keep Building Bone After They Stop Growing: Study
Teens May Go Hungry as Poorest Families Struggle to Feed Kids
Teens With ADHD Face a Higher Crash Risk
Teething Tips From Dental Specialists
Testosterone May Protect Men From Allergic Asthma
Testosterone Therapy May Be Linked to Serious Blood Clots
Testosterone Therapy May Have Benefits, But Risks Too
The Best Place to Find Your Valentine
The Couple That Lives Together Shares Skin Bacteria Together
The Etiquette of Achoo!
The Family That Eats Together, Benefits
The Happy Get Lucky in Their Older Years
The Impact of Child Abuse Can Last a Lifetime
The Motherlode of 'Mother Love' Chemicals
The Neighborhood Sandbox: A Breeding Ground for Germs
The Positive Side of Water-Cooler Gossip
The Secret to a Good Sex Life Is …
The Upsides and Downsides of Telecommuting
Therapy for Kids With Autism Pays Off for Moms, Dads
There's Fun and Fitness in the Pool for Asthmatic Kids
These 5 Life Skills Can Boost Your Odds of Well-Being
Think You're a 'Fun Drunk?' A 'Mean Drunk?' Think Again
Those Low on 'Love Hormone' May Have Less Empathy: Study
Throat Bacteria Linked to Bone and Joint Infection in Kids
Tighter Gun Control Laws Linked to Fewer School Shootings in U.S.
Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips
Time to Catch Up on Reading, Writing … and Routine Shots
Timing Is Everything With Heart Attacks
Timing of Lunch, Recess May Determine What Kids Eat
Timing of Menopause May Affect Heart Failure Risk
Timing of Your Meals Might Reduce Heart Risks
Tips for Keeping Halloween Safe and Fun
Too Few Children Get EpiPen When Needed: Study
Too Many Parents Say No to Helmets for Kids on Wheels
Too Many People Still Ignore Heart Attack Risks: Study
Too Much Screen Time May Raise Kids' Diabetes Risk
Too Much TV May Cost You Your Mobility
Tougher Alcohol Laws Mean Fewer Young People Killed on the Road
Tracking Devices May Ease Minds of Parents of Kids With Autism
Treat Autism Even Before Symptoms Show?
Treating ADHD May Help Curb Later Drinking, Drug Problems
Troubled Preschoolers Not Getting Effective Treatment: Report
TV Ads Help Drive Testosterone Supplement Sales
TV Snack Ads Make Preschoolers Snack More: Study
U.S. Doctors Still Over-Prescribing Drugs: Survey
U.S. Families Spend 1.5 Billion Hours Yearly on Kids With Special Health Needs
U.S. Kids Are Eating Healthier Now, But . . .
U.S. Teens Lag on Recommended Vaccinations
U.S. Toddlers Eat More French Fries Than Vegetables
U.S. Workplaces Roiled by Post-Election Discord, Poll Finds
Unlocking the Secrets of the Love Hormone Kisspeptin
Untreated Vision Problems Plague U.S. Preschoolers
Vaccination 101: Make Sure Kids Are Up to Date
Vaccine Campaign in Poor Countries to Save 20 Million Lives
'Video Feedback' Program Might Help Treat Autism in Babies
Violent Media Often Give Rise to Nightmares
Violent Video Games May Not 'Desensitize' Players, Brain Scans Suggest
Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika
Walking the Dog, All the Way to Better Health
Want to Win an Oscar? Study Shows How to Grab the Gold
Was It Love at First Smell?
Watching Others 'Vape' May Trigger Urge to Smoke
Water Outperforms Sports Drinks for Young Athletes
Ways to Stay Active in Winter
Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
Weight, Gender Appear to Play Part in Kidney Transplant Success
What to Know About Online Dating Sites
What Works Best to Help Overweight Folks Eat Healthier?
What's the Best Seasonal Allergy Med for Your Kid?
When a Cold or Flu Strikes a Family Member
When a Divorce Turns Bitter, Kids' Immune Systems May Pay a Price
When Adults Show Determination, Babies Copy
When Cocaine's in the Mix, Safe Sex May Not Be
When College Kids Surf the Web in Class, Grades Fall
When Families Lack Insurance, Kids' Dental Woes Rise
When Grandparents Raise Grandkids, Are They Up to Date on Child Safety?
When is Tourette Syndrome Actually Autism?
When Loved One Has Breast Cancer, Partner Suffers, Too
When Moms Don't Sleep Well, Neither Do Their Kids
When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise
When Parents Get Vaccinated, Their Kids Do Too
When Should You Rush Your Toddler to the ER?
When Stress Hormone Falters, Your Health May Suffer
Where There's Type 1 Diabetes, Celiac Disease May Follow
While New Moms Cook and Clean, New Dads Play
White Kids More Likely to Get Unneeded Antibiotics
Who You Are May Affect Your Diet More Than Where You Shop
Who's Most at Risk of Head Injury in Youth Football?
Who's Top Dog When It Comes to 'Social Intelligence'? Kids or Pets?
Why People With Autism Avoid Eye Contact
Winning the Veggie Wars With Kids
Women Aren't Better at Reading People's Faces After All
Women at Greater Risk Than Men for Zika Infection: Study
Women Driven to Be Thinner When Husband Is Hot
Women More Likely to Remember Plus-Size Models
Working Night Shifts May Widen Your Waistline
Working Too Much Might Tip Heart Into Irregular Rhythm
You Can Probably Credit Your Genes for These Facial Features
Young Americans Lead Rise in Suicide Attempts
Young Breakfast Skippers Lack Vital Nutrients
Young Cancer Survivors Struggle to Resume Social Activities
Young Kids With Cellphones Face a Hidden Risk
Your DNA May Determine How You Handle the Time Change
Your Sex Life May Work Wonders for Your Work Life
Your Sociability May Hinge on 'Love Hormone'
You're Less Apt to Fact-Check 'Fake News' When It's on Social Media: Study
Youth Football Ups Odds of Brain Problems in Adulthood
Zika Can Harm Babies' Vision, Too
Zika Infection Shrinks Testicles in Mice
Zika Lingers in Semen for Less Time Than Thought: Study
Zika May Not Last in Semen as Long as Thought
Back to Top