While almost all global sports have banned sponsorships from Big Tobacco, Formula 1 racing teams have put the pedal to the metal and will rake in an estimated $105 million this year, according to

US children returning to what will be another fraught, pandemci school year were greeted by people protesting mask mandates—some of whom resorted to violence.  

Most childhood health programs focus on mitigating infectious or chronic diseases; very few focus on development of the babies that live.

In the past 3 years, the bodies of 32 infants have been recovered from Mbeubeuss, a landfill in Senegal and the country’s “largest open cemetery for murdered children.” 1 reason for these tragic deaths: The shame of having a child out of wedlock is so great that many women…

In Indonesia—the new epicenter of the pandemic—children are making up a ballooning share of COVID-19 cases and deaths, challenging the notion that the coronavirus poses little risk to kids.   With ICUs already packed with adults, pediatricians are shattered by the sub-par…

New estimates of COVID-19’s toll on childhood vaccinations find that nearly 23 million children didn’t get routine vaccinations last year, 

A proposed population control policy in India’s most populous state would incentivize families to have just 2 children—and offer prime perks like preferential admission to educational institutions to those having just one,

Across the globe, certain gender stereotypes become cemented at adolescence and trigger lifelong health consequences, according to the 

School-age children with asymptomatic malaria are a key driver of infections, posing a “hidden risk” to disease control efforts, according to a 

Amid relentless fighting in Tigray, Eritrean soldiers and local fighters are “using food as a weapon of war,” by deliberately blocking supplies to the more than 1 million people in areas outside government control, according to Mark Lowcock, the UN's top humanitarian…