Children—like adults—are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.
Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.
A federal law requiring pornography producers to verify performers are at least 18 years of age withstood an industry challenge Thursday after a federal judge rejected arguments the measure imposes burdensome record-keeping requirements that chill free speech.
A new study finds that 70 percent of parents keep a watchful eye on their own children’s Facebook accounts, and 46 percent reported having their kids’ passwords.
An internal investigation has found that a senior Energy Department official was actively involved in securing summer jobs for his three college-aged children.
America’s working mothers are now the primary breadwinners in a record 40 percent of households with children — a milestone in the changing face of modern families, up from just 11 percent in 1960.
Two Suffolk second graders have been suspended for making shooting noises while pointing pencils at each another.
The percentage of 4-year-olds enrolled in preschool classes in West Virginia is the fifth highest in the country, according to a national study.
A recent study has found that the rising average age of people getting married has resulted in a parallel spike in the amount of children born out of wedlock.
Researchers at the University of Mary Washington have found that college students who have overbearing parents are more likely to experience depression.