Children

1/3 Parents Say Holiday Meetups Worth COVID Risk

(CNN) - As American families get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving this week. A third of parents say gathering the family together for the holiday is worth the risk of getting COVID-19. That's according to a new national poll by…

COVID: Deteriorating Children Basic Learning Skills

(CNN) - In the U.K., a government education standards body found that school closures and restricted movement has caused children to regress in basic learning skills. According to the report, some children without good support structures have lost some…

Malnutrition Surges In Yemeni Children

(CNN) - A severe warning from the United Nations Children's Fund. Cases of young children suffering from severe acute malnutrition in Yemen has surged by 15.5% in 2020. One in five children under the age of five needs urgent…

Parents Of 545 Children Separated At Border Still Missing

(CNN) - Parents deported from the U.S. while their children were left behind; that's what experts think has happened to hundreds of families. A court-appointed steering committee began trying to reach the families of more than 1,000 migrant children…

Storybook Farm Gearing Up For Their Biggest Fundraiser

Storybook Farm will host their biggest fundraiser of the year on Saturday, Sept. 5. The Farm is also hosting an online auction at https://hopeonhorseback.org/ According to their website, Storybook Farm bridges the gap between…

Child Flu Deaths From 2019-2020 Match Record High

  (CNN) - 188  kids  have died from the flu this season and it matches the highest number on record which was set two years ago. That's the latest from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday.…

Study: Children Born At Higher Altitudes Typically Smaller

(CNN) - Children born at higher altitudes tend to be smaller than those at lower altitudes. That's the findings of a new study by the University of Addis Ababa and the International Food Policy Research Institute in Ethiopia. The…

Study: Spanking Children Seeing A Decline In America

(CNN) - New research has found that parents are spanking their kids less than previous generations. The analysis, published in the medical journal Jama Pediatrics used a national survey of graduating high school seniors between 1993 and 2017. At…

Children May Be Able To Spread Virus

(CNN)  - A new study suggests children may be able to transmit coronavirus similar to infected adults. Researchers from the Geneva University hospitals and the University of Geneva surveyed 23 children ranging in age from seven days old to…