Governor Andrew Cuomo said 157 cases of the pediatric illness were under investigation in New York on Thursday.
Children are less susceptible than adults to the coronavirus disease, COVID-19, but officials are urging parents to watch for symptoms of MIS-C.
This season, medics have been struck by the predominance of a different strain of flu that can be particularly damaging to children—influenza B.
Children whose mothers were exposed to high levels of fluoride during pregnancy may be at risk of having a lower IQ.
Breast is best, so why isn't the world investing?
Pediatric oncologists must sometimes call in authorities, or ask themselves whether the care they're providing is doing more harm than good.
The Autism Sisters Project seeks to understand why boys are four times more likely to develop autism than girls.
A new study finds the microbiomes of premature infants make them more susceptible to serious infections that cannot be cured.
Another study indicates the hygiene hypothesis may be true.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling on the government to raise the minimum age for buying tobacco to 21.