Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
CBD Oil Hailed A Miracle Drug For Children With Severe EpilepsyCBD oil is being hailed a miracle drug for children with severe epilepsy, but under federal law, it's illegal.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
Engineer Creates 'Everything-Repellent' Coating To Kid-Proof ItemsResearchers at the University of Michigan have reportedly created a new coating that's being called an "everything-repellent."
5-Year-Old Claims Teachers Taped Mouth Shut, Threw Out LunchA Michigan family is demanding answers after their five-year-old son claims two teachers repeatedly taped his mouth shut and threw out his lunch at school.
Target Offering Car Seat Discounts For Trading In Your Old OneTarget’s annual car seat trade-in event starts Monday, April 22 and runs through May 5.
Child Advocates Ask FTC To Investigate YouTubeThe fine print of YouTube's terms of service has a warning that goes unheeded by millions of children who visit YouTube.
Apple Debuts New Page To Help Parents With Screen-Time ConcernsKids love iPhones, and that has created some problems for Apple.
Children In The Congo Found Mining Cobalt For BatteriesChildren in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are being used to mine cobalt, a mineral found in virtually all batteries, including those in cellphones, laptops and electric cars.
CDC: Flu Blamed For 84 Child Deaths Nationwide This SeasonThe deaths of 22 more children from flu-related causes were reported Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its weekly surveillance report.
Newborn Baby Girl First In Western U.S. To Undergo Bloodless Open-Heart SurgeryPhysicians at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford have performed open-heart surgery without a blood transfusion for the smallest infant ever to undergo such a procedure in North America.
CDC: 16 More Children Dead From Flu, Peak Still To ComeThis brings the total number of pediatric flu-related deaths to 53 for the season which began in October.
Child Experts: Just Say ‘No’ To Facebook’s Kids AppA group letter sent Tuesday to CEO Mark Zuckerberg argues that younger children — the app is intended for those under 13 — aren't ready to have social media accounts, navigate the complexities of online relationships or protect their own privacy.
'Serial Killer Of His Own Children' Receives 3 Life Sentences, Apologizes To WifeRobert Hodges was in financial trouble and had thought about killing his three children for a year prior to doing it, investigators said.
When Kids Get Their First Cell Phones Around The WorldHere is a sampling of at what age children around the world are given their own cell phones.