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Gov. Markell Signs Bill Expanding Access To Medical Marijuana For Children

The oil does not contain enough of the active ingredient in marijuana to get someone “high.”

06/23/2015

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Apples During Pregnancy Reduce Asthma Risk For Children

When moms-to-be ate apples during pregnancy, their children had lower rates of asthma.

06/23/2015

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Study: Dishonest Children Have Good Thinking And Memory Skills

A new study suggests that children with the best thinking and memory skills are better liars than other children.

06/22/2015

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Kids Need To Play

Encourage your kids to go outside and play. Free play is as important and maybe even more important than team activities.

06/22/2015

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Pa. House Votes To Tweak Background Check Requirements For Those Who Work With Children

The state House has sent the Senate a bill designed to ease some background check requirements for people who work with children in Pennsylvania.

06/18/2015

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NJ Panel OKs Bill Banning Smoking In Vehicles When Kids Present

A New Jersey state Senate panel has advanced legislation that would bar smokers from lighting up in vehicles if children 16 and younger also are present.

06/15/2015

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Study: Majority Of U.S. Children And Teens Aren’t Drinking Enough Water

With the heat ramping up, it’s important to stay hydrated. That’s why the results of a new report will probably have parents concerned.

06/12/2015

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Leaving Child In Car Often Illegal

Is it endangerment if a child left by a parent in a car is not physically, mentally, or emotionally impaired?

06/12/2015

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Police: 2 Children Injured In Fall From Window In Allentown

Police say two young children are hospitalized after falling from a window in Allentown, Lehigh County.

06/05/2015

Beau Biden Foundation For The Protection Of Children

The Beau Biden Foundation for the Protection of Children works to protect children from sexual predators.

06/05/2015

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New Jersey Police Ask Parents To Stop Telling Their Kids They’ll Be Arrested If They’re Bad

Wildwood Police Chief Robert Regalbuto says officers do not want children to be scared of police when they need help.

05/29/2015

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Study: Kids Can Start Weightlifting At Age Six

According to a new study from the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine, kids can begin at six, if it’s carefully supervised.

05/28/2015

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Study: Pets Could Help Lower Social Anxiety In Children With Autism

Researchers from Purdue University found that when children with autism were exposed to companion animals, their stress levels dropped.

05/21/2015

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Penn Study: Omega-3 Could Reduce Antisocial And Aggressive Behavior In Kids

While researchers say their work is still in the early stages, they also say it provides “reason to further examine omega-3’s role as a potential early intervention for antisocial behavior.”

05/11/2015

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Students Setback By Parents In Prison

Incarceration can be more traumatic for a student than even a parent’s death.

05/11/2015

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