Children's Health NPR reports on children's health and medical news including health insurance, new treatments for diseases, and child product safety recalls. Subscribe to the RSS feed.

FDA Approves Risperdal for Kids

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13886245/13886229" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

New Rules for Kids' Health Insurance

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13849553/13857876" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mocha Moms: What's on the Table?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13820501/13820482" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Listen to this 'Talk of the Nation' topic

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13826763/13826748" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mom's Codeine May Pose Risk to Breast-fed Infants

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12881922/12881923" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Parents Fight for Autism Insurance Coverage

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12829221/12830264" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Comfort of a Child's Breath

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12820133/12820134" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Listen to this 'Talk of the Nationi' topic

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12815552/12815560" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mattel Recalls More China-Made Toys

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12776108/12776109" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Lead in Kids Jewelry from China Prompts Ban

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12638571/12638573" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Child Vaccination Rate Declines amid Insurance Gap

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12571734/12571737" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

'Baby Einstein' Videos Ineffective, Study Finds

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12560124/12560127" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mocha Moms: What's on the Table?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12556607/12556608" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Summer Camp Makes Room for E-Contact

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/12542898/12542899" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript