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autism

U.S. Autism Estimate Rises To 1 In 68 Children

The government’s estimate of autism has moved up again to 1 in 68 U.S. children, a 30 percent increase in two years.

03/27/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

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Expanded Use Of Ignition Interlock Passes House

The Maryland House has unanimously approved a measure that would put new restrictions on people convicted of driving drunk with children as passengers.

03/14/2014

marijuana

Md. Lawmakers Pro-Medical Marijuana Want To Include Treatment For Children

Some lawmakers are hoping to jump-start Maryland’s stalled medical marijuana program and include treatment for children.

02/28/2014

regina coleman

Mother Arrested After Leaving 2 Young Daughters Alone In The Car

There’s yet another incident of a parent locking their kids inside a car while they go into a mall.

01/31/2014

shop with a cop

Hundreds Of Kids Partner Up With A Cop To Finish Their Christmas Shopping

It’s a very special holiday tradition. More than 100 Baltimore County kids finish their Christmas shopping, but they had some backup.

12/21/2013

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Some From Newtown Join Vigil At National Cathedral

Members of the Newtown, Conn., community, including the parent of a teacher killed in a school massacre a year ago, gathered at the National Cathedral Thursday for a vigil to remember those who lost their lives because of gun violence.

12/12/2013

touchscreen

Doctors Raise Red Flag: Young Children Should Avoid Using Tablets

Tablets and toddlers: A warning for parents of tech-savvy children. The American Academy of Pediatrics says children under two should avoid all screen time.

11/14/2013

Clarence Taylor

Jury Finds Former Md. School For Deaf Aide Guilty Of Child Sex Abuse

A Howard County jury convicted a former Maryland School for the Deaf employee on two charges of sexually abusing young students under his supervision.

11/13/2013

miracle ties

Miracle Ties Designed By Johns Hopkins Children’s Center Patients Now On Sale

If you’re shopping for a holiday gift, look no further than the Miracle Tie. They’re on sale as of Wednesday.

11/06/2013

smartphone

Want To Report Bullying? There’s An App For That

A smartphone app gives Howard County students and parents a way to report bullies.

10/25/2013

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