01/31/2014 8:00amA father battling cancer wrote enough notes to put in his daughter's lunch for the rest of her grade school career.
01/31/2014 8:16amAn experimental therapy that fed children with peanut allergies small amounts of peanut flour has helped more than 80 percent of them safely eat a handful of the previously worrisome nuts.
01/31/2014 10:10amIn its most comprehensive look at the cancers that most commonly affect youths, the American Cancer Society said in a report Friday that childhood cases continues to increase, but death rates have fallen .
01/31/2014 4:00pmThose efforts to fight obesity in schools? Think younger. A new study finds that much of a child's "weight fate" is set by age 5, and that nearly half of kids who became obese by the eighth grade were already overweight when they started kindergarten.
01/31/2014 8:46pmWhen freezing temperatures and endless snowstorms threatened to keep one family inside for months on end, they decided to build themselves a place to chill outside. All it took was some aluminum tins and a whole lot of food coloring.