Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
A local psychiatrist is excited about a new small study that shows if infants are treated early enough, developmental problems can be reversed.
The respiratory illness plaguing the Midwest brought nearly 450 kids in for treatment recently at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.
Local hospitals and doctors’ offices are seeing a spike in cases of a common childhood virus called hand, foot and mouth disease.
Back to school for some children means back to the pediatrician to get required vaccinations.
The Drug Enforcement Administration is warning parents to beware of the new attitude toward majiuana this school year. DEA special agent in charge in St. Louis Jim Shroba says the legalization of the drug in Colorado has had a ripple effect on youth culture.
Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.
Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
Three dads share what fatherhood means to them.
If you start out smart and make your child your design partner, you can trade in today’s ducky decals for tomorrow’s funky graphics with ease and panache.