The UN has declared all violence against children a violation of human rights. But it still happens even in schools.
Having children is linked to a greater risk of heart attacks and stroke, but kids aren't completely bad for your health.
HIV negative children born to women with HIV have a greater risk of dying before their first birthday.
How a child reacted to Theresa May's comments that Brexit would stop EU citizens from 'jumping the queue' to come to the UK.
The diversity of families is one of the important underlying themes of the South African Child Gauge 2018.
Children exposed to scenes of violence may develop a view that the world is more dangerous than it actually is.
London's low emission zone has started to reduce air pollution – but not enough to protect children's lungs.
This is what children want from their local areas to live happier and healthier lives.
There have been many advances made in the prevention and treatment of pneumonia, but providing for people's basic needs can help reduce the disease burden.
Over the past 20 years, the number of American households that have grandparents, their kids and their grandkids living under the same roof has nearly doubled.
Why is the age of criminal responsibility in the UK the lowest in the European Union?
There are various techniques that can soften the fear factor of a scary film: from talking about it to providing facts that contextualise the plotline.
Kids in the UK grow up with some of the highest levels of educational inequality.
The fallout from childhood cancer is much wider than just the patient and their parents.
The harsh realities of being a child in austerity-driven Britain – revealed.
The British government is yet to set up a formal redress scheme for children sent away as migrants to Australia and elsewhere.
The Trump administration is trying to spike a lawsuit against the US government arguing that there's a constitutional right to a stable climate.
A survey of Australian parents has found many are overwhelmed by the stress of managing their child's behaviour.
With an estimated prevalence of four per cent, fetal alcohol syndrome disorder (FASD) is more common than autism. And yet is it surrounded by myth and stigma.
Obese people are stigmatised by society – no wonder parents react defensively to letters informing them their child is overweight.