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The high cost of vaccines is a problem in San Luis Obispo County, said County Medical Officer Dr. Penny Borenstein.
Jermaine Roberts waits for pediatrician Amanda Porro M.D. to administer his measles vaccination during a visit to the Miami Children's Hospital on May 16, 2014 in Miami, Florida.
There are growing concerns that the sunscreen you use on your children or grandchildren could be dangerous for them.
A child in Mississippi who was thought to have been cured of HIV after aggressive drug treatment in infancy is now showing signs of infection with the virus, federal health officials announced Thursday, a serious setback to hopes for a cure for AIDS.
A healthy chicken salad school lunch, prepared under federal guidelines, sitting on display at the cafeteria at Draper Middle School in Rotterdam, N.Y., Sept.
A new report shows vaccinations costs for the average child have increased twentyfold from $100 in 1986 to more than $2,000 today, and much of that cost is being put on the shoulders of doctors.
The birth of an autistic child is a sad and devastating family event that alters forever the family's relationship to everyday life and deprives parents of the anticipated joy of child rearing.
The World Health Organization recommends that youth participate in a minimum of 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical activity each day.
Consumer Reports is urging parents not to use spray sunscreen, and not to spray it in your child's face.
Dr. Carla McKelvey, a Coos Bay pediatrician, wrote this guest column for Health Care Inc. Northwest.
Teenage couch potatoes are roasting away their brains and bodies, despite consistent evidence that too much screen time isn't good for them.
Head Start may be too late. The iconic federal preschool program targets low-income kids between 3 and 5, but the brain forms critical language connections in its first thousand days, experts say.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends parents limit children's "screen time" -- including online entertainment, texting and TV -- to no more than two hours per day.
A new study has found that among middle school students, those who reported receiving a sext were 6 times more likely to also report being sexually active.
United States Air Force Airman Aaron J. Chavez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
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