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Pediatricians discuss safe firearm storage with parents and patients.

The FINANCIAL -- Andrew Colley, a father of 5, is aware of the risks of gun ownership. At home, he…

2 months ago

More than 10 million children were affected by COVID-19-associated parental and caregiver deaths

The FINANCIAL -- According to a new modelling study, published in JAMA Pediatrics, the number of children estimated to have…

3 months ago

Negative impact of social media affects girls and boys at different ages

The FINANCIAL -- Girls may experience a negative link at 11-13, boys when they are 14-15, Increased social media use might…

8 months ago

Analysis reveals impact of poverty and family adversity on adolescent health

The FINANCIAL -- In the UK today, persistent poverty and/or persistent poor parental mental health affects over four in ten children,…

12 months ago

Adolescents use social media to post about self-injury

Instagram hashtags related to self-harm almost doubled over the span of a year. As the debate over social media’s oversized influence…

1 year ago

Kids cleared for COVID-19 vaccination

The FINANCIAL -- Providing safe and effective vaccinations to children, especially as they’ve returned to school, is an important step…

1 year ago

With more kids eligible for vaccines, is the pandemic in a new phase?

With the FDA authorization last week, 28 million more children are eligible to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Experts from the…

1 year ago

How our brain uses nutritional state to regulate growth

The FINANCIAL --  Scientists discovered how a receptor in the brain, MC3R, detects the nutritional state of the body and…

1 year ago

Is it safe to trick-or-treat this Halloween?

The FINANCIAL -- Kaiser Permanente health expert offers advice to safeguard children’s health. With Halloween approaching, many parents are rightfully asking whether…

1 year ago

Children could be dangerous carriers of virus

Study finds kids to be potential spreaders of COVID-19 and emerging variants. By studying 110 children aged two weeks to 21…

1 year ago

Introducing Amazon Glow—A Whole New Way to Bring Families Together for Fun and Learning

The FINANCIAL -- Amazon announced Amazon Glow, a new interactive device that brings a new magic to video calls and transforms…

1 year ago

A COVID vaccine for kids

More than half a year has passed since the first vaccine for COVID-19 was given emergency authorization, and almost half…

1 year ago

Sugar not so nice for your child’s brain development

The FINANCIAL -- New research shows how high consumption affects learning, memory. Sugar practically screams from the shelves of your grocery…

2 years ago

Safe Kids Worldwide and Amazon Announce New Partnership to Help Keep Kids Safe from Preventable Injuries

The FINANCIAL -- Safe Kids Worldwide and Amazon announced today a new partnership dedicated to educating consumers and protecting kids…

2 years ago

When will kids be eligible to be vaccinated for COVID-19?

The FINANCIAL -- As the number of adults in the U.S. who have been vaccinated for COVID-19 continues to increase,…

2 years ago