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Pediatrics is a branch of medicine that deals with infants, children and adolescents and their diseases. A child's physician provides not only medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill but also preventive health services for healthy children. This category includes news on childhood diseases and illnesses, parenting tips, learning and development, social skills, breastfeeding and infant care.
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Toddlers' eating habits may harm long-term health, UK

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 04:00
UK toddlers are consuming more calories and protein than recommended, potentially putting them at risk of obesity in later life, according to UCL research.

Is it really give and take? New research examines how young people talk about oral sex

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 03:00
Study underscores need to focus on gender dynamics in sex education programs.Popular culture may suggest we live in an era where men and women have achieved sexual equality.