Children with simple cases of appendicitis may be safely treated with antibiotics instead of surgery, suggests a new study.
Women's low vitamin D levels during pregnancy are linked to a higher risk of cavities in the teeth of their toddlers, according to a new study done in Canada.
Despite recommended limits on codeine use in children, the potent painkiller is prescribed for children in at least half a million emergency room visits each year, a study suggests.
The negative social, physical and mental health effects of childhood bullying are still evident nearly 40 years later, according to research by British psychiatrists.
A newborn baby in Florida is in critical condition after his mother gave birth while on a 24-hour drug binge, MyNews13.com reported.