Issues addressed under "Timely Topics" are of current importance and covered in depth through extensive links to relevant sites.

Accident Prevention


ACT and SAT Preparation

Adolescent Reproductive Health

Affording College

Alcohol and Health

Alcohol and Youth

Are Veggie Burgers Healthier than meat?

Artifical Sweetners

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Avoid Hearing Loss

Avoiding Visual Impairment and Blindness

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Baby Talk


Biggest Challenges Facing Children in 2022

Bike Safety for Kids

Building Building Blocks of Health


Burn Safety

Cancer in Children

Cannabidiol (CBD)

Cardiovascular Disease, Prevention

Cardiovascular Prevention Begins in Childhood

Child Health Overview

Children and Adolescents with Obesity

Childhood Obesity

Children and Pets

Cholesterol Screening

Contraceptive Choices for Teens

COVID-19 in Children

COVID-19 Vaccination

Diet and Health: Birth to 24 Months

Eating Disorders in Adolescents

Environmental Toxins


Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)

Getting Enough Sleep

Gluten-Free Eating

Head and Brain Injuries In Children

Healthy Communications Flash Cards

Healthy Lifestyle Should Start in Childhood

How to Teach Kids about Money

Interaction Supports Infant Development

Kids Get These Adult Conditions

Lead Poisoning

Less Salt (Sodium) for Better Health

Management Lessons from Motherhood


Measles Prevention

Mental Illness

Mold, Is It a Problem

Oral and Dental Health

Organic Foods

Physical Activity

Physical Activity Guidelines for Children and Adolescents

Population Institute: Connecting the Dots

Prevent Noncommunicable Diseases

Preventing COVID-19 Infection

Prevention of Nearsightedness

Processed Foods

Rating the Diets

Reading Proficiency

The Role of Sports in Girls' Lives

Safe Driving for Teens

School-Based Health Centers

Serious Problems for U.S. Children in 2021

Sleep Safety for Infants

Sports and Energy Drinks

Statistical Portrait

Stroke, Prevention

Substance Abuse in Adolescents

Suicide Among Youth

Summer Activities

Teen Births in the U.S.

Teen Pregnancy

Teens and Distracted Driving

Tobacco Use Prevention

Transition to Adulthood

Understanding Food Allergies

Understanding the Teen Brain


Video Games and Children

Vitamins and Supplements

What's For Breakfast



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