A new smartphone app can help identify college students at risk of catching the flu, say UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University researchers.
Study: Heterosexual couples who split child care duties, have higher quality relationships and sex lives than those who don’t.
It might be common sense, but it bears repeating
Tips for a great night of trick-or-treating
Today is Global Handwashing Day
Helpful tips for postpartum weight loss.
Ease the pain of new teeth growing in.
Should your child play year-round, travel team club sports? Learn how to take advantage of this level of sports in a healthy way.
Author Amy McCready writes that many parents struggle to say “No” to their children when they most need to hear it in order to develop compassion and gratitude.
7 delicious ways to incorporate whole grains
Learn what the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends.
Play, especially with parents, promotes learning, good health and more
Balancing busy lives and the need for quick and easy family meals
A child's allergy to electromagnetic fields, and a school's lack of accommodation, is headed to court.
New study suggests being physically fit is related to better academic performance.
Studies are showing that physical and mental health problems can disrupt teens’ acquisition of skills and transition into the workforce.
A new Duke University-led study shows that hypervigilance to hostility triggers aggressive behavior in children.
Possible causes affecting sleep include anxiety, fear, nightmares, poor consistency or stress.
From a hitting toddler to a temperamental teen, here’s how to help kids keep their cool.
You pack it, but do they eat it?
What it takes to provide students healthy, tasty meals.
The CDC recommends that both boys and girls ages 11-12 receive the HPV vaccine.
Peers influence teens almost constantly through school, sports and social media.
Smooth the way for a great toddler-bed transition with these tips.
What you need to know about "baby" and "child" sunscreens.
BCBSNC and NCRPA collaborate to transform open spaces and build healthier communities with PlayPrints.
Getting through the ups and downs of pregnancy.
If obsessions interfere with daily activities, consult your child's doctor.
New approach emphasizes mother/baby bonding after birth
Recommendations for steering clear of mosquitoes.