Child health News
Junk food may raise cancer risk for girls according to new research from the USA...
350 hospital beds across England on average are taken up by a patient desperately ill with anorexia every night.
Behaviour can be affected by events in previous generations which have been passed on through a form of genetic memory, animal studies suggest.
More than one in four people in the UK have skipped meals, gone without food to feed their family.
Government ministers are to consider whether the HPV vaccine should be offered to boys an some men.
Sarah Wollaston asks why so many mentally ill children are being held in prison cells
Cigarettes will be sold in plain packaging from 2015 following a U-turn by the Prime Minister.
Toddlers who have a genetic risk from Alzheimer's have brains that develop differently, new research suggests.
Children are being pushed to try electronic cigarettes via Facebook and Twitter, a damning report warned last night.
Millions of young people are at risk of HIV infection because governments are not providing appropriate health services, according to WHO.