Kids

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Chore-Inator App

Any parent can tell you that getting your kids to do their chores is a Herculean task. Chore-inator attempts to lend a hand.

10/07/2014

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Weekend PhillyFun Picks For Kids — Oct. 3-5, 2014

Hooray for October! Let the Halloween fun and festivities officially begin!

10/03/2014

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All-Natural Foods That Kids Will Love

Get ideas about what types of foods are fun and healthy for your child so you can ensure even the pickiest eaters are getting their nutrition.

09/29/2014

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Author Updates Guide To Having Drug-Free Kids Because He Says Dangers And Lures Have Changed

The ravages of drug addiction are well-known but it can be a tough fight for parents to keep their kids out of that risky pursuit. A book offers a little bit of prevention instead of the need for a cure.

09/28/2014

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Bunk Bed Injuries Send Thousands Of Children To The Hospital

Injuries from bunk beds send an estimated 36,000 Americans aged 21 and under to the emergency room each year.

09/22/2014

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I-Team Exclusive: Asking For Trouble

Fearing for the safety of some children in his North Philly neighborhood, one local man called police. But when that didn’t solve the probelm he called the CBS 3 I-Team.

09/18/2014

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Study: Standing Desks Could Help Cut Childhood Obesity Rates

Childhood obesity is a major public health concern, but new research shows something as simple as changing a child’s desk could help them avoid becoming overweight.

09/17/2014

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Local School Districts Preparing For Potential Enterovirus 68 Spread

“It seems pretty unenviable it would move,” says Terry Quinlan, the supervisor of health services for the Lower Merion School District.

09/13/2014

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Weekend PhillyFun Picks For Kids — Sept. 13-14, 2014

Fall is in the air and there is plenty of fun to be had for the whole family this weekend in Philadelphia!

09/12/2014

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3 Tips For Getting Your Kids To Eat More Fruits & Veggies

Many moms (and dads!) don’t have time to spend trying to get their kids to eat their peas and carrots. The solution? Present those fruits and veggies differently – and fast.

09/12/2014

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12 Kids Hospitalized With Respiratory Virus In Del.

It’s not clear if that virus is Enterovirus 68, the illness that has sickened more than 1,000 people.

09/11/2014

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Health: As Rare Virus Spreads Across U.S., Health Officials Urge Doctors To Be On The Lookout

State health departments tell Eyewitness News they aren’t aware of any cases in our area, but health officials say it could spread here.

09/08/2014

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Study: Kids Eat Healthier Foods On School Days

Easing back into the school year could also mean easy back into eating healthy for many children.

09/03/2014

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Child Well-Being Improving But Not Enough

More kids are attending preschool, are proficient academically and are healthier than they were 25 years ago, but a growing number are living in poverty.

09/03/2014

Dirty Dishes

Chore Monster App

While no kid is ever going to look forward to doing chores, the ChoreMonster app might make it a little more fun.

09/02/2014

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