More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
Parents Turn In Son To Stop School Shooting Plot In MichiganA Michigan high school student who was allegedly planning a deadly school shooting has been taken into custody after his parents alerted police about the threat.
Kids Ask 73 Questions A Day, Many Parents Can't Answer, Study SaysDr. Wass and his team found that parents are turning to Google more often to deliver the perfect response to tough questions.
Authorities: Utah Parents Taunted Malnourished ChildA Utah couple accused in the death of their toddler daughter taunted the malnourished child with food and attempted to cover her injuries with makeup, prosecutors said in charges filed Tuesday.
Williamsport Man Sentenced for Setting Parents' House AblazeA county circuit court in Maryland sentenced a veteran who burned his parents' house down to 18 months in jail and recommended participation in an alternative program to incarceration.
Parents Who Host Teen Drinking Parties Now Liable For LawsuitsParents who host teenage drinking parties could be in even more trouble if someone gets hurt.
Free-Range Parenting: Teaching Independence, Or Child Neglect?Two Maryland parents are in the fight of their lives, trying to raise their children the way they want. The government claims what they’re doing is dangerous—but is it?
Hogan Says He Plans To Sign Foster Care Reform BillGov. Larry Hogan says he plans to sign a measure aimed at doing more to prevent foster care children from being returned to abusive biological parents.
Md. 'Free Range' Parents Fighting Child Neglect ChargesFree range parenting. A Maryland couple is facing child neglect charges after letting their children walk home alone. The parents say it's not neglect, it's just the way they parent.
Study: More Parents Pushing To Spread Out Their Children's VaccinesDoctors under pressure. More and more parents are pushing pediatricians to delay their children's vaccines. Many doctors are going along, against their better judgment.
Health: New Warning About Laundry Detergent Pods And KidsThey're colorful little packets of laundry detergent: convenient, easy-to-use, but also enticing for children.