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Survey: Parents Increasingly Ask Doctors to Delay Vaccines
Kids and others are becoming more vulnerable to preventable diseases....


Black Breastfeeding Gatherings Battle Troubling Health Gaps
African-American mothers are least likely to breastfeed....


Pediatricians Urge IUDs or Implants for Young Teens
Condoms should still be used along with birth control as well....


Safe Sleep Practices for Babies Ignored
Placing infants to sleep on their backs reduces SIDS....


U.S. Pediatricians Back Gay Marriage, Cite Research
Well-respect group releases statement saying that kids are just as healthy being raised by gay pare...


Doctors Warn Teens: Don’t Take the Cinnamon Challenge
Doctors warn teens: Don't take the cinnamon challenge....


Children From Black Families Exposed to More Background TV
Children from African-American and low-income families are exposed to more background television. B...


iPods and Walking: A Dangerous Mix for Teens
Teens who are plugged in — and not paying attention — are more vulnerable to being hit by cars....


Your Child’s Foreskin: Should You Have a Say?
Should the government be able to tell you whether or not you can circumcise your own baby? In Novem...


The Month When You Give Birth Could Protect Your Baby
If your child is born in the spring or summer it has a higher chance of developing celiac disease....


Menthol Cigarettes Lose Their Cool
The results of a new study show that 83 percent of Blacks, and a majority of Americans, want to ban...


Brain docs raise concussion alarm for kids' sports
The risk of concussions from football and some other sports is so serious that a qualified athletic...


Study: Breast-feeding would save lives, money
Study: Breast-feeding would save lives | money...


Working While Sick? Study Finds Even Doctors Do It
Working While Sick? Study Finds Even Doctors Do It...


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Court Rules Against Parents in Drug Vaccine Case
The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a federal law bars lawsuits against drug makers over serious s...


Michelle Obama Says "Let's Move" | Body and Soul
(www.BlackDoctor.org) – Childhood obesity is still a major issue facing American children. 19...


Sexual Diseases Are Quietly Rising Among Black Youths
Updated April 10, 2008 – It's time to make some noise about sexually transmitted diseases and infec...


One in Four Teens Has A Sexually Transmitted Disease | News | BET.com
Posted March 12, 2008 – At least one in four teenage girls nationwide – more than 3 million teens –...


News| Law | Choose a Side: To Spank or Not to Spank?
Posted Nov. 15, 2005 – To spank or not to spank? For many parents, that is the question. When used ...

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