The Sweet Reason Boston Bruins Players Dressed as the Cast of ‘Frozen’

The hockey players showed off their softer side during their annual costumed visit to Boston Children’s Hospital.

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Woman Asked to Stop Breastfeeding in OB-GYN Office

You would think that a doctor’s office would be a safe place to breast-feed your child. But one Texas mom found out differently while in the waiting room of her obstetrician/gynecologist.

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The Great Reason Why You May See Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

Don’t be surprised if you stumble upon teal pumpkins while trick or treating this year—it’s the new, very cool way that people are showing that their home is safe for kids with food allergies.

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Children’s Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in the U.S.

A child receives the wrong medication or the wrong dosage every eight minutes in the United States, according to a recent study.

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Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids’ Eyes, Researchers Warn

The popular “pods” that hold liquid laundry or dishwasher detergent can pose a danger to kids, especially to their eyes, a new study reports.

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Why You Should Eat Family Meals in the Kitchen

Positive, calm and friendly family meals might help a child avoid becoming overweight or obese, a new study suggests.

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A 4-Year Old New Jersey Boy Who Died Had Enterovirus D68

The U.S. outbreak of Enterovirus D68 has claimed its first confirmed victim, a 4-year-old boy in New Jersey.

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Pets Really Are Like People’s Children, Says Adorable Brain Imaging Study

Brain scans are helping scientists better understand the bond between people and their beloved pets.

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Children Given Certain Antibiotics Before Age 2 May Have Higher Obesity Risk

Children who are given broad-spectrum antibiotics before the age of 2 may face a slightly higher risk of becoming obese during childhood, new research suggests.

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Respiratory Virus Affecting Kids Now in 40 States; May Be Linked to Muscle Weakness

Forty states and the District of Columbia now have a total of 277 confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68, the severe respiratory illness that typically targets children, U.S. health officials are reporting.

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