Insights into 13 rare cases suggest DNA is not always destiny when it comes to inherited diseases
Study was conducted in Britain, but experts say similar results would be found in U.S.
Kids raised in low-income neighborhoods were more likely to put on weight as adults, study found
One simple question might help families avert serious health risks, American Academy of Pediatrics says
Study of in vitro fertilization shows slightly elevated risk, but experts aren't sounding alarms
Toddlers who miss daytime naps may be at increased risk for mood disorders later in life, a new study indicates.
Intelligence quotient isn't fixed at birth, and can increase with education, study suggests
Teens are more likely to be obese if they had a poor emotional relationship with their mother when they were toddlers, according to a new study.
If held too close to the ear, these toys might cause permanent damage, researchers say
These are gifts that offer open-ended chances for children to explore, imagine and play
Watching a video, toddlers with autism reacted to action, not emotional content
Larger head circumference not seen in early onset autism or in girls, study says
Emotional consistency before and after birth seems best for baby, study suggests
Avoiding eyes could make it harder to determine others' emotions, study says