Children's Health

Little Girl Gets Spirit of Detroit Award for Helping Kids

Rielly Rudolph, 5, painted pumpkins to brighten up Halloween for youth at Children's Hospital of Michigan - and earned big props in her hometown.

Sunscreen in Winter? Why It's Key for Kids, All Year Long

It's not just for summer. Avoid burns and protect your kids from the risk of melanoma with proper sun protection, whatever the weather.

Childhood Obesity: How Emotions and Stress Weigh In

Health campaigns target kids bad eating habits and a sedentary lifestyle. But what about emotional issues, stress and poor coping mechanisms?

Drunken Gummy Bears Trend

This grown-up mix of vodka and candy is becoming a dangerous teen favorite. Here's what parents need to know about this alcohol concern.

California Bans Minors from Tanning Bed Use

The sunshine state becomes the first to heed skin cancer warnings and ban tanning bed time for kids under age 18.

Kids and Bedwetting

Bedwetting is a common problem among kids. Here a couple ways to help your child overcome this issue.

The Benefits of Breastfeeding

It's not for everyone, but mom and pediatrician Dr. Jennifer Supol from Southfield Pediatrics weighs in on the pros.

Introduce Your Baby to Solid Foods

Here are some guidelines to follow when it comes to introducing your infant to solid foods

Getting Your Baby to Sleep Through the Night

Follow these guidelines and your little one will be soundly sleeping through the night.

Speech Development in Toddlers

Speech development is one of the most critical skills a toddler will develop, but the rapidity with which they develop speech is widely variable.

Urinary Tract Infections

How kids get them and what to do when they keep coming back.

Tried and True Kids' Health Tips

Sure bets that are often ignored: These five pieces of advice from southeast Michigan doctors take family health back to basics.