The latest news on children's health
Some are genetically driven to eat more calories, study suggests
Weaker bones from poor diet, less exercise may be to blame, experts say
CDC researchers say it's an under-recognized public health problem
Nicotine could alter youngsters' nervous systems, researchers say
As do 12% of children, new government survey says
Skipped meals, too much TV time end up harming kids, study finds
But dexamethasone did limit vomiting and results are preliminary, researchers note
Among recommendations: More coordinated care, better training for providers
Parents have more power than they think when a doctor recommends psychiatric treatment.
Exercise for mind and body may be a better fix.