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How Diet Can Affect Pregnancy
A healthy diet before and during your pregnancy may provide some big benefits.
FDA Approves Device to Diagnose Autism
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new device to help health care providers diagnose autism in children.
Fully Vaccinated? Here's What You Can Do Now
Fully vaccinated against COVID-19? Your life may soon be (mostly) back to normal.
COVID Vaccine Gets Green Light for Early Teens
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use authorization (EUA) for Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine to include adolescents between the ages of 12 and 15.
How to Spot Depression in Children
In kids and teens, severe depression is a real risk to health and well-being. Learn how to spot the signs of depression in your child.
Does the COVID-19 Vaccine Have Side Effects?
As health care professionals administer COVID-19 vaccines across the country, many people are wondering about possible side effects.
Got the Vaccine? Here's What You Can Do Now
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released guidelines for people who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
The Dangers of Accidental Battery Ingestion
Batteries can be dangerous if swallowed, especially for children. Unfortunately, children often don't understand the dangers associated with accidental battery ingestion.
Third COVID-19 Vaccine Gets Green Light
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a third COVID-19 vaccine. And this one only requires one dose.
COVID-19 Vaccines Hit Pharmacies
As COVID-19 vaccination efforts ramp up around the country, health officials are trying to bring vaccines to the most convenient places possible.