An analysis of mortality data shows that COVID-19 ranks as a leading cause of death among children and teens.
An ongoing measles outbreak in Ohio accounts for most cases of the disease reported in the U.S. this year.
Ancient owl carvings from the Iberian Peninsula were likely toys that children carved themselves.
Considering Finland's highly acidic soil, archaeologists were surprised to find animal fur and feathers buried alongside a child from the Stone Age.
It's tough to change personality. A new study shows our personalities stay the same throughout our lives, from child to adult.
Children with so-called "helicopter parents" are more likely to be dependent, neurotic and less open, a new study finds.
Higher levels of air pollution may be linked with worse mental health in children, a new study suggests.
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