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April 18, 2016
Higher stress, diminished quality family time linked to worse health for children
March 21, 2016
National poll finds 30% of parents have used rating sites to select or avoid a doctor; majority of parents are concerned about fake ratings.
February 22, 2016
National poll explores reasons for lagging flu vaccine rates: Parents compare flu vaccine unfavorably to other childhood vaccines
January 19, 2016
Fewer parents place limitations on passengers, driving times and highways; parents who believe their kids are good drivers less likely to set limits.
December 14, 2015
Majority of parents take control at routine visits, may impede teens’ health care independence
December 14, 2015
Los padres helicóptero, aquellos padres sobreprotectores que sobrevuelan a sus hijos tratando de protegerlos contra y de todo, podrían estar lastimando a sus adolescentes al tomar control de sus citas regulares al doctor, de acuerdo a una encuesta nacional.
November 16, 2015
Majority opinion on e-cigarettes: Should be taxed, come with health warnings, be restricted in public spaces; candy flavors should be banned.
October 19, 2015
Nearly 40% of parents say an emergency or severe weather has affected their child’s center; less than half say there is an emergency plan online.
September 21, 2015
1 in 5 parents say students who post online rumors about sex should be referred to police; far fewer feel the same for rumor of cheating on test.
August 10, 2015
With more kids online and using cell phones at increasingly younger ages, two issues have quickly climbed higher on the public’s list of major health concerns for children across the U.S: sexting and Internet safety.