American Academy Of Pediatrics Says Kids Should Ease Their Way Back Into Sports After LayoffFor kids who have not been active in the past month, the AAP suggests starting at 25% of their usual physical activity and by exercising every other day, slowly increasing week to week.
Pediatricians Update Recommendations For Summer Camp SafetyThe American Academy of Pediatrics updated its recommendations on how to keep kids safe during the summer.
Pediatricians Group: Doctors Should Prescribe Play Time For KidsA new report is recommending kids do something critical for healthy development - play.
American Academy Of Pediatrics Warns Teens About Tattoos, PiercingsThe American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is weighing in, hoping to reduce the risk of infection and complications for Tattoos and Piercings.
Academy Of Pediatrics Alters Recommendations For Children's Media UseThe American Academy of Pediatrics is changing its stance on screen time for young children.
Kids With Lice Shouldn't Miss School, Says American Academy Of PediatricsThe American Academy of Pediatrics says kids should no longer be required to miss school after contracting head lice.
Doctors Recommend IUDs, Implants For Teen Birth Control The American Academy of Pediatrics is now recommending IUDs and implants as first line options for preventing pregnancy in adolescents.
'Infant Cocooning' Becoming More Popular Among New ParentsThe idea is to immunize everyone who comes into contact with the baby.
New ADHD Guidelines For Diagnosing, Treating KidsThe American Academy of Pediatrics is out with new guidelines for diagnosing and treating kids with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).
Study: Parents Should Limit TV Time For Kids With Sleep ProblemsIf your preschooler can't sleep -- turn off the violence and nighttime TV.
The Parent Report: New Recommendations For Car Seat SafetyWBZ's Doug Cope has the latest recommendations for kids and car seats.
Doctors Warn About 'Facebook Depression' In TeensAdd "Facebook depression" to potential harms linked with social media, an influential doctors' group warns, referring to a condition it says may affect troubled teens who obsess over the online site.
Kids’ Car Seat Guidelines Changed - AgainChildren should ride in rear-facing car seats longer, until they are 2 years old instead of 1, according to updated advice.
Doctors Want Teenagers Banned From Tanning SalonsThe American Academy of Pediatrics wants teenagers banned from tanning salons to reduce their risk of skin cancer.
Doctors: Many Kids' Fevers Don't Need MedicineFever phobia is rampant among parents of young children, according to a myth-busting American Academy of Pediatrics report.