Pediatricians Are More Likely To Ask Families About Smoke Alarm Safety Than Gun Safety, Study SaysThe study found that pediatricians and pediatric residents were less likely to ask their patients about gun storage safety than smoke alarm safety — indicating an overall hesitation in bringing up gun safety with their patients.
Having Kids Makes You Happier, Once They've Moved OutHaving children will make you happier than staying childless, according to a new study, but not until later in life, when they have flown the nest.
U.S. Customs Seize 790 Children's Hair Brushes From China That Had LeadU.S. Customs and Border Protection seized more than 700 children's hair brushes from China that contained lead.
Two Missing Children From Towson Found Safealtimore County Police need your help in locating two missing children from the Towson area.
'Baby Shark' Is Being Turned Into An Animated Series, Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo DooThe song became a breakout sensation when it launched on YouTube in November 2015. To date, it has amassed nearly 3 billion YouTube views and recorded a 20-week-streak on the Billboard Hot 100.
Screen Time For Kids Under 2 More Than Doubles, Study FindsScreen time has more than doubled for children under 2 years old since 1997, a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics found, with time spent in front of a TV as the main driver despite a changing screen landscape.
Early Morning Bowie Crash Leaves 5 Children DeadMaryland state police are continuing to investigate an early morning crash in Prince George's County that took the lives of five children.
Handguns Are More Popular In US Homes, Leading To Increase In Injuries For Children Under 5, Study SaysFewer Americans are likely to own a gun now than 40 years ago, but those who do are more likely to own handguns over rifles or shotguns. As the proportion of those with handguns has increased, so has the number of children under the age of 5 who are dying from firearm injuries, according to a new study.
Docs Tout Blocks And Boxes Over High-Tech ToysSkip the costly electronic games and flashy digital gizmos. Pediatricians say the best toys for tots are old-fashioned hands-on playthings that young childrencan enjoy with parents — things like blocks, puzzles — even throwaway cardboard boxes — that spark imagination and creativity.
King Bio Expands Recall To All Water-Based Meds For Kids And AdultsIn a statement on the company's website on Aug. 27, King Bio announced that over 50 products were being voluntarily recalled over concerns of "water-purity issues."
Boy Hospitalized After Standing Up To Friend's Bullies, Reports SayA six-year-old in Washington state was hospitalized with a broken arm and badly injured eye after he was reportedly attacked by a group of children bullying his friend.
Teacher Punishes 10-Year-Old For Calling Her 'Ma'am,' Parents ClaimThe parents of a North Carolina boy are demanding answers after they say their child was punished for addressing his teacher as "ma'am."
Cage Free: Animal Crackers No Longer Behind Bars On New PackagingMondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum’s Animals crackers in response to pressure from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Police Warn Parents: Predators Using Online Games To Meet, Lure ChildrenPolice in Michigan are warning parents that child predators may be trying to use online games to meet kids in the real world.
Charter School Says It Will Not Recite The Pledge Of AllegianceAn Atlanta charter school is sparking controversy over its decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.