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Health: New Warning About Laundry Detergent Pods And Kids

They’re colorful little packets of laundry detergent: convenient, easy-to-use, but also enticing for children.

11/12/2014

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Doctor: Blue Light From Electronics Can Wreak Havoc On Children’s Sleep

The latest research shows that nighttime exposure to blue light – mainly from computers, smartphones, tablets and e-readers — is particularly harmful.

09/17/2014

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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.

09/12/2014

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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.

08/06/2014

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New Technology Aims To Stop Growing Number Of Hot Car Deaths

Left to die. Hundreds of children have been forgotten in hot cars across the country, including here in Maryland. Now new technology aims to stop the growing problem.

07/31/2014

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Parents Could Face Fine When City’s Youth Curfew Takes Effect

Baltimore City is making some changes when it comes to the city’s youth curfew. They will enforce some major penalties on parents whose children are caught out past the deadline.

07/11/2014

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Police: Parents Got High, Passed Out In Car While 8-Month-Old Sat In Back Seat

Anne Arundel County Police have arrested 20-year-old Annapolis parents after they were found unresponsive in a car—allegedly high on synthetic marijuana—while their 8-month-old son sat in the back seat.

06/02/2014

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Mayor & Police Commissioner Meet With KIPP Academy Parents Day After Lockdown

One day after a Baltimore City charter school goes on lockdown, the mayor and the police commissioner meet with parents to talk about what happened at KIPP Academy.

04/04/2014

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Practice What You Preach: Parents Aren’t Hanging Up The Phone While Driving

Nationwide, one out of every 10 deadly accidents involve distracted drivers. Now, a new study released this week finds that teens — and not their parents — and turning off their cell phones while driving.

12/16/2013

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No Twerking Allowed! Annapolis High School Requires Students To Sign Dance Contract

Annapolis High School is cracking down on twerking, grinding and other provocative dance moves at school dances.

10/23/2013

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Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough Vaccine

A surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children.

10/21/2013

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Do Parents Really Know What Their Teen Drivers Are Doing?

“What we found was somewhat of a disconnect between parents view of their teens behaviors and what teens were telling us in terms of their views and their behaviors,” said Chris Mullen, director of technology research for State Farm.

09/16/2013

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