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More Salt In Kids’ Diets May Mean More Obesity

Limiting children’s salt intake could be one way to reduce childhood obesity.

12/11/2012

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Poll: Kids Should Be At Least 13 Before Using The Web Alone

A new poll suggests parents favor stricter internet usage rules.

12/04/2012

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More Parents Trying Melatonin To Help Kids Sleep

More and more parents are turning to melatonin to get their children to fall asleep.

12/04/2012

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Doctors Ask Parents To Keep A Smoke-Free Car

A new study in the journal Pediatrics focuses on parents not smoking in cars.

11/27/2012

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Sharp Rise In Kids’ Injuries In ‘Bouncy Castles’

The number of kids sent to emergency rooms from bouncy castles has jumped sharply.

11/26/2012

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School Board Seeks Bomb Threat Solution

The Allegany County school board wants to get tougher on kids who make bomb threats.

11/13/2012

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Reducing Kids’ TV Time: What Works?

Watching less TV may be a matter of not eating in front of it.

11/05/2012

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Stress In Parents Linked To Obesity In Kids

One in three kids in America is overweight or obese. Having stressed-out parents may be contributing to these rates.

10/22/2012

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Popular Kids More Likely To Smoke Says Texas Study

More than 80 percent of adult smokers began smoking before the age of 18.

10/22/2012

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Best Kid-Friendly Haunted Houses In Baltimore

Whether you’re seeking the ultimate thrill this Halloween or a festive hayride and maze, Baltimore hosts a number of perfect haunted house experiences. Hop in the car and explore the Baltimore area for everything from Wicked Woods to a circus.

10/12/2012

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Frederick Official: Put School Kids On Transit

A Frederick County commissioner is suggesting that some rural children take public transit to school to reduce the cost of running school buses.

09/26/2012

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Too Much Tuna Means Too Much Mercury For Kids

The FDA and EPA recommend that children consume no more than one can of albacore tuna per week.

09/25/2012

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