Michigan Panel Recommends Allowing Marijuana For Children With AutismMichigan would become the first state to allow medical marijuana for children with severe autism if a senior official follows the recommendation made Friday by an advisory panel.
3 Things You Should Never Do While Potty TrainingWant to know what to avoid while potty training your toddler? Jamie Glowacki, author of "Oh Crap! Potty Training" shares her insight with these three no-nos.
Report: Michigan Dips Again On Child Well-BeingThe anti-poverty Michigan League for Public Policy says Michigan is "losing ground while other states prosper."
Are You Pushing Your Child Into A Sport They're Just Not Into?Are you pushing your child into a sport they care nothing about but you just love?
Pushing Children Toward Parents' Interests? You're Doing It Wrong, Says PsychiatristAs a parent, are you pushing your child toward something you loved as a kid, like a sport? You might be doing more harm than good.
Michigan Senate Again Looks To Ban E-Cigarettes For MinorsMichigan is among just seven states where minors can legally buy e-vapor products.
Report: Michigan On Par To Have One Of Country's Worst Education Systems If Changes Aren't MadeMichigan has failed to keep pace with the rest of the country and in some cases, we're performing worse than 10 years ago.
Every Kid Matters: The Case for Early Childhood Investment, April 29, 2015WWJ's Vickie Thomas will host “Every Kid Matters: The Case for Early Childhood Investment” at 7 p.m. focusing on the important issues that affect early childhood, and the steps needed to ensure that Michigan’s children have an equal opportunity to realize their full potential in school, work and life.
Michigan Lawmaker Proposes State Registry Of Homeschooled ChildrenA Michigan lawmaker proposed legislation Friday to create a state registry of homeschooled students following the deaths of two Detroit children who were found in a freezer.
5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know AboutTax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.
Family Celebrating One-Month Birthdays Of Identical TripletsData on identical triplet births by natural conception varies from one in 60,000 to one in 2 million. Most doctors call the chances "one-in-a-million."
Report Shows Improvements In Education For Michigan KidsWhile some factors related to education and health improved for the state's nearly 2.5 million children over the past few years, economic security declined.