Health Tip: Help Toddlers Prepare for School
(HealthDay News) -- As your child nears school age, you should
focus on developing skills to help ease the transition.
Health Tip: Comfort a Child With Croup
(HealthDay News) -- Croup is a respiratory infection common in
young children, producing a bark-like cough.
Closeness Between Grandparents, Adult Grandkids May Ease Depression
MONDAY, Aug. 12 (HealthDay News) -- A good relationship between
grandparents and their adult grandchildren can provide a
psychological boost for both generations, according to a new
Ruling Out Unneeded Ankle X-Rays for Kids
MONDAY, Aug. 12 (HealthDay News) -- By using a simple rule to
assess children's ankle injuries, doctors could reduce the use of
X-rays by 22 percent -- and so spare kids unneeded radiation
exposure, according to a new study.
Childhood Tummy Aches May Be Tied to Adult Anxiety, Depression
MONDAY, Aug. 12 (HealthDay News) -- Stomach pain is a common
childhood complaint, and now a new study suggests it may place some
kids at higher risk for anxiety disorders or depression as
Obesity Risk Factors May Vary for Boys, Girls
MONDAY, Aug. 12 (HealthDay News) -- While some behaviors
increase the risk of obesity for both boys and girls, new research
shows there are gender differences.
Health Highlights: Aug. 12, 2013
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