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The Rise of Eating Issues and Disorders
Of the almost 24 million Americans who suffer from an eating disorder, 95% are between 12 and 25 years old.
Prenatal Surgery: Helping Babies Before Birth
Prenatal surgery — operating on a baby before its birth — has become an important tool to correct birth defects.
The Risks of Postponing or Avoiding Vaccinations
Immunization is the best way to protect kids from preventable diseases. Yet some parents are skipping vaccinations - a risky choice could affect not only their kids' health but yours, too.
Helping Teens Take Charge of Their Health Care
It's important for parents to guide teens toward managing their own health care. Here are some ways to get started.