Children's Health

Children's Health

Smartphones and babies: Why you should keep your little one away from your phone

Prevention

The tragedy of dry and secondary drowning

Rankings

CHOP, once again, scores big on U.S. News & World Report's 'Best Children's Hospitals'

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Children's Health

Baby on board: Is it a good idea to take a young child on a long flight?

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Children's Health

Philadelphia releases final report on prevention of childhood lead exposure

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Children's Health

The positive power of predictability

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Children's Health

Troubling trend: Pennsylvania children who drink somewhat regularly

Sponsored

Should you vaccinate your child?

Health Insurance

Parents of sick children fear trap if states have say on ‘preexisting conditions’

Vaccinations

New rule requires Pennsylvania students to be vaccinated with 5 days of school start

Studies

Studies: Taking antidepressants during pregnancy doesn’t increase child’s risk of autism, ADHD

Target

Recycle your old car seat at Target and get a discount

Children's Health

Flu vaccine can prevent half of flu-related deaths in children, CDC study suggests

Health

Devon Still celebrates two years of daughter being cancer-free

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Katie's Baby

Safe sleeping and SIDS fears

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Studies

Breastfeeding may make your kid less hyper but not smarter, new study finds

Children's Health

CHOP study warns headaches are more common indicator of stroke among children

Rankings

CHOP pre-emptively ranked 2018's top U.S. medical school for pediatrics

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Study

Penn study: Tired teens may be more likely to commit serious crimes when they grow up

Gun Safety

Temple Hospital employee reiterates free gun lock offer

Parenting

New Jersey to become first state to send new parents home with baby boxes

Baby Box

Children's Health

Study: 'No meaningful improvement' since U.S. restaurants pledged to make kids' meals healthier

Grants

Philly organization hands out $150,000 in grants to develop medical devices for children

Children's Health

Health professionals weigh in on Sophie the Giraffe toy mold scare

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Children's Health

Study: Obese parents, including dads, linked with developmental delays in children

Psychology

The most difficult years to be a mother? Hint: Not infancy

Children's Health

Last school year for classroom cupcakes?

Mental Health

Untangling anxiety symptoms in children with autism

Studies

CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

Hospitals

CHOP unveils $50 million effort for pediatric genetics research

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Stroke

For Leslie Gudel, daughter's stroke was challenging in many ways

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Alternative Medicine

CHOP to offer patients acupuncture beginning July, more alternative health options soon

Parenting

Parents, listen up: New car seat laws in Pennsylvania

Children's Health

Lights out: Some children’s hospitals take steps to ensure a good night’s sleep

Sports

Nonprofit launches to help fund Camden youth sports programs

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Zika Virus

Four natural methods to help avoid mosquito exposure

Children's Health

Seven-year-old Lansdale boy running triathlon with service dog

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Vaccines

Vaccination film pulled from Tribeca Film Festival will debut in Philadelphia

Children's Health

Bucks County blood drive will honor young girl who survived brain injury

Lifestyle

Screaming to sleep, Part One & Two: The moral imperative to end 'cry it out'

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Fitness

McDonald's says 'brand ambassador' won't visit schools anymore

Vaccines

CHOP releases vaccine-themed video game for kids

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Parenting

Temple University Hospital sending new parents home with box for baby

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Education

All New Jersey public schools to undergo mandatory lead water testing

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Children's Health

Newborns may be getting over-diagnosed with gastric reflux disease

Accidents

South Jersey 4-year-old found dead in community pool