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All Aboard at Thomas the Tank Engine Theme Park

June 19, 2014 BOSTON (AP) — Thomas the Tank Engine, the iconic talking cartoon train that has thrilled millions of children around the world, and Edaville USA Railroad, a favorite destination of generations of... more »»

Obama to tackle youth sports concussion issue

May 29, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Concerned that too little is known about the effects of head injuries in young athletes, President Barack Obama is bringing representatives of professional sports leagues, coaches,... more »»

Kristen Bell campaigns to keep celeb kids out of media

May 28, 2014 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Suri Cruise did not ask for fame. Yet she's been chased by cameras practically from birth, with no choice in the matter, because her parents are Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes. more »»

Parents Rail Against Common Core Math

May 19, 2014 An Iowa woman jokingly calls it "Satan's handiwork." A California mom says she's broken down in tears. A Pennsylvania parent says it "makes my blood boil. more »»

Avoid the 'hangries' with spouse; Eat first

April 15, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right. more »»

FDA: Honey with any added sweeteners isn't honey

April 8, 2014 The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to ensure that shoppers who buy honey are getting the real deal. more »»

At-home mothers on the rise, new research shows

April 8, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — More women are staying at home full-time to raise their children, according to a new Pew Research Center report released today. more »»

US autism estimate grows to 1 in 68 children

March 27, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — The government increased its autism estimate on Thursday to 1 in 68 U.S childre. more »»

Thousands of preschool kids face suspension

March 21, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Even preschoolers are getting suspended from U.S. public schools ‚Äî and they're disproportionately black, a trend that continues up through the later grades. more »»

Graco adds more than 403,000 child seats to recall

March 19, 2014 DETROIT (AP) — Graco Children's Products has added more than 403,000 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckle. more »»

Girl Scouts asked to end partnership with Barbie

March 7, 2014 NEW YORK — America's top doll, Barbie, finds herself in controversy once again, this time over a business partnership between her manufacturer, Mattel, and the Girl Scouts. more »»

Friends, family common sources of abused prescription meds

March 4, 2014 CHICAGO — Most people who abuse addictive prescription painkillers get them for free from friends or relatives, while drug dealers are a relatively uncommon source for those at highest risk for... more »»

More fruits and veggies added to WIC — but no potatoes

March 4, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — Pregnant women, mothers and children who get federal assistance with their grocery bills will now be able to buy more whole-grain foods, yogurt, fish, fruits and vegetables. more »»

Beyond Baby Talk — More Words Build Babies' Brains

February 17, 2014 WASHINGTON — The sooner you start explaining the world to your baby, the better. That doesn’t mean flash cards for tots, or merely pointing out objects: “Here’s an orange. That’s a bowl. more »»

New rules aimed at safety of infant formula

February 7, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly two decades of study, the Food and Drug Administration announced rules Thursday designed to make sure that infant formula is safe and nutritious. more »»

'Sesame Street' looking to create 'Culture of Healthy Eating'

January 30, 2014 Bert and Ernie jump rope and munch apples and carrots, and Cookie Monster has his namesake treat once a week, not every day. more »»

Toddlers love selfies: Parenting in an iPhone age

January 29, 2014 LOS ANGELES — Every so often, Brandi Koskie finds dozens of photos of her 3-year-old daughter, Paisley, on her iPhone — but they aren't ones Koskie has taken. more »»

One in 4 Young Teens Meet Fitness Guidelines

January 8, 2014 CHICAGO (AP) — Young teens aren't exactly embracing the government's Let's Move mantra, the latest fitness data suggest. Only 1 in 4 U.. more »»

Federal Government Urges Schools to Relax Discipline Policies

January 8, 2014 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is urging schools to abandon overly zealous discipline policies that civil rights advocates have long said lead to a school-to-prison pipeline that... more »»

Study: Nuts in pregnancy do not raise allergy risk

December 23, 2013 A new study gives reassurance that women who eat nuts or peanut butter during pregnancy are not raising the risk that their children will have nut allergies. more »»

 
 

 

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