RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Civil liberties lawyers are applauding Virginia’s registrar of vital records for outlining new procedures to ensure the children of same-sex married couples are properly recorded by hospitals. Registrar Janet M. Rainey…
WASHINGTON — Ikea is recalling about 169,000 crib mattresses because babies can become trapped in a gap between the mattress and the crib. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says Ikea’s had two reports of infants…
MARYLAND CITY, Md. (AP) — Police say a 6-year-old child has been struck by a car in Maryland City. Anne Arundel County police say the accident occurred on Sunday afternoon in a residential neighborhood. The…
Giving out a regular allowance might not be the best way to impart financial lessons.
Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe is forming a new \”Children\’s Cabinet\” to focus on improving conditions of Virginia\’s youth.
What many parents may not realize is there is a form of drowning that\’s deceptive and kills over time.
If your kid has a summer job, how can you, as a
parent, give them the tools to save some of what they make?
A new study released Thursday by an advocacy group in Montgomery County sheds light on what researchers say is a lack of resources in cases of domestic abuse.
As terrorism proliferates around the world, children are increasingly victimized, not only as targets but also as pawns, like the Nigerian girls kidnapped by the Boko Haram.
As parents age, roles often switch — caregiver becomes the cared for. As this transition happens, important and often difficult conversations must be had as a family.
RUSTBURG, Va. (AP) — A grand jury in Campbell County has indicated three people on charges related to the tattooing of two children. The charges were handed up against the mother of the children, her…
Parents enforce rules for their children about bedtimes, diet, chores
and more, but a parenting expert says it is important to mandate how they spend
time with electronics, too.
On April 19, Gabi Ury of Colorado held the plank for 1 hour 20 minutes and 5 seconds. Ury has a rare syndrome called Vater\’s and hopes to raise money for the hospital that performed all her surgeries.
A new study looks at whether children who play violent video games demonstrate more violent or aggressive behavior, longterm.
The Anne Arundel County Police Department is warning parents they need to talk to their kids about sexting.