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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…

Study: Parents Unaware Of Young Kids' Screen Time

(CNN) - A recent study suggests that parents are not keeping up with how much time kids spend looking at screens. On Monday Pediatrics published a study that followed 350 three and four-year-olds for nine months. Researchers found that…

Expert Insight for Children Online Safety

As the new school year is in full swing, many students receive their first cell phones. Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) CEO and Founder, Stephen Balkam gave us some tips for how parents can…

Study: 5% Teens Getting Enough Sleep, Exercise

(CNN) - Only about one in 20 American teenagers gets enough sleep and exercise. That's from a CDC study published Monday, that looked into the habits of about 60,000 teens. The conclusion, about 5% of them get the recommended…

Kids, Sleep and Their Weight

In Your Health Minute, Good sleep habits may help kids become slimmer teens. That's according to a new study from Penn State University. Researchers surveyed the parents of…

Families Sharing their Antibiotics

In Your Health Minute, Researchers say an alarming number of families are saving and sharing their antibiotics. Their findings are based on a poll of nearly 500 parents. About half said they kept leftover antibiotics. Three quarters of those parents…

Parent Child Bonding

The quality of a parent-child bond *may* impact the child's mental health. Researchers with Arizona State University followed the relationships between parents and kids from 6th grade to through their senior year of high school. Students have reported that…

Parents Don't Like Teen Tattoos

In Your Health Minute, What do most parents say when their teenager asks to get a tattoo. The vast majority respond with ah emphatic absolutely not. That's according to…

DHS Reunited All Eligible Parents and Children

(CNN) - The Department of Homeland Security said Friday that it has reunited all eligible immigrant parents with their children. Thursday was the deadline for reunification of immigrant families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. Despite the government's Friday announcement,…