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Tuesday September 18th, 2018 3:54PM

AP Health - Children's Health

Watchdog slams safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs
Federal watchdog agency slams safeguards for foster kids prescribed powerful psychiatric drugs
2:29PM ( 1 day ago )
2 million US teens are vaping marijuana
Nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students used marijuana in electronic cigarettes in 2016, heightening concern about the new popularity of vaping
1:11PM ( 1 day ago )
Doctors group recommends support for transgender children
A doctors group is taking a stand in support of transgender children
7:11AM ( 1 day ago )
APNewsBreak: Few safeguards for foster kids on psych drugs
APNewsBreak: Federal watchdog agency says safeguards are lacking for foster kids taking psychiatric drugs
12:43AM ( 1 day ago )
Israeli troops kill 3 Palestinians, including boy, in Gaza
Gaza health officials say 3 Palestinians, including 12-year-old boy, were killed by Israeli army fire in protests along Gaza's perimeter fence
1:34PM ( 4 days ago )
Calling teen vaping 'epidemic,' officials weigh flavor ban
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says teenage use of e-cigarettes has reached "epidemic" levels in the U.S. and called on manufacturers Wednesday to address the problem or have their products pulled off the market
1:18PM ( 6 days ago )
Palestinians: 16-year-old border protester dies of wounds
Gaza's Health Ministry says a 16-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops has died of his wounds
10:38AM ( 1 week ago )
Immigrant families struggling with trauma of separation
Immigrant kids suffer bouts of crying, withdrawal as parents look to US government to pay for trauma from 'zero-tolerance' policy
3:40PM ( 1 week ago )
Palestinian teen killed by Israeli fire at Gaza border rally
Gaza's Health Ministry says a teenager was killed and dozens of other Palestinians injured by Israeli gunfire at a border protest
3:24PM ( 1 week ago )
New advice on kids' concussions calls for better tracking
New children's concussion guidelines recommend against routine X-rays and blood tests for diagnosis
12:22PM ( 2 weeks ago )