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Survey: Three-Quarters Of Americans Pick Mother’s Day Over Father’s Day

A whopping 83 percent of respondents say they would celebrate Mother’s Day over Father’s Day, if they could only choose one.

05/08/2015

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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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Home-Schooling Parents Rally Against Common Core

Home-schooling mom Jenni White gave some of the loudest cheers when Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed legislation to repeal the Common Core education standards.

06/15/2014

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Frederick Schools to Alert Parents of Bus Delays

The Frederick County Public Schools are launching a new notification system for parents to check for school bus delays.

02/02/2014

When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doesn't match their bedtime.  (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Study: Wrong Bedtime Linked To Reason Some Children Can’t Sleep

When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doesn’t match their bedtime.

12/30/2013

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Study: Dangerous Toys Still Find Their Way To Stores

A new report shows that even though toys have been getting safer in recent years, dangerous or toxic toys can still be found on store shelves.

12/01/2013

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.  (ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: 70 Percent Of Parents Monitor Kids’ Facebook Accounts, Nearly Half Have Passwords

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.

06/14/2013

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