Parents Have Mixed Views on When to Keep Sick Kids Out of School

Most agree those with diarrhea should stay home, but about half would send a child who had thrown up

'Superbug' May Be More Widespread Than Thought

Study of 4 U.S. hospitals found wide variety of germs resistant to antibiotics of last resort

Taking the Bite Out of Frostbite

Young children and older people are at greater risk, but no one is immune, experts warn

Pediatricians Offer Heads-Up for Preventing Soccer Injuries

Sprains and strains are common on the field

1 in 5 U.S. Gun Owners Avoided Background Check: Study

In most cases, firearms were bought privately or online, transactions that more than 30 states don't regulate

Airway Differences May Explain Why Asthma Can Be More Serious for Blacks

Condition is 2 to 3 times deadlier than for whites, researchers say

Flu Tightens Its Hold on the Nation

It's not too late to get vaccinated, CDC says

Head for the Hills With Sled Safety in Mind

Kids at higher risk for head and neck injuries while sledding, safety experts warn

Health Highlights: Jan. 13, 2017

  • CVS Cuts Price of Generic Competitor to EpiPen

  • Jessica Alba's Honest Company Recalls Organic Baby Powder

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