Food Bank, Schools Fight Increasing Child Food InsecurityThe pandemic has caused many Americans to feel economic pressure through lost jobs, struggle in paying rent and even the fight to get food on plates. But one population hit hard is children.
Halloween In The D: Here's A List Of Guidelines, Candy Drive-Up Stations From City Of DetroitThe city of Detroit has issued guidelines and announced drive-up sites to help children and families celebrate Halloween safely.
Pediatrician Alix Casler’s Message For Parents That Are Afraid To Bring Their Children In For A Flu Shot Amid The PandemicPediatrician Alix Casler’s Message For Parents That Are Afraid To Bring Their Children In For A Flu Shot Amid The Pandemic
Food Service To Children Continues Through “Stay Home, Stay Safe” OrderThe work of food provision is considered critical infrastructure, which is exempted from these prohibitions.
Here's How The Coronavirus Affects Kids Mental HealthOn an ordinary Wednesday afternoon a school yard would be filled with kids having recess, enjoying themselves. We’re certainly not living in ordinary times and that can have a real impact on a child’s mental health.
Police Arrest Woman For Drunk Driving With 6 Children In CarA 31-year-old Detroit woman is facing four charges after being pulled over by police for drunk driving with six children in her car, officials say.
Michigan State Police Warning Parents About 'The Choking Game'Michigan State Police are warning parents to keep an eye and stop children who appear to be strangling themselves.
Train-Truck Crash Leaves 2 Children Critical, 2 Others HurtTwo children suffered critical injuries and two other people also were hurt Thursday when a freight train struck a pickup truck Thursday at a crossing in southwestern Michigan, state police said.
Nessel Urges FTC To Strengthen Online Protections For ChildrenMichigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and a bipartisan group of 24 other Attorneys General today urged the Federal Trade Commission to strengthen its rules prohibiting websites, mobile applications, and other digital marketing companies from collecting and using the personal information of children under the age of 13.
Police: Detroit Children Find 4 Overdose Victims; 3 DieThe Detroit Police Department says children discovered four overdose victims at a home in Detroit.
Michigan Group To Hold Talk On Vaping And Risk To ChildrenCARE of Southeastern Michigan is presenting a discussion in Macomb County about vaping and its risk to children.
STUDY: Parents Who Read To Their Child On A Tablet End Up Having Less Interaction TogetherThe joy of bedtime stories is twofold for parents: They can coax their children to sleep and use it as an excuse to snuggle up with their little ones. To maximize parent-child bonding, though, a study says parents are better off reading to their children from a print book than from a tablet.
King Bio Expands Recall To All Water-Based Meds For Kids And AdultsIn a statement on the company's website on Aug. 27, King Bio announced that over 50 products were being voluntarily recalled over concerns of "water-purity issues."
Boy Hospitalized After Standing Up To Friend's Bullies, Reports SayA six-year-old in Washington state was hospitalized with a broken arm and badly injured eye after he was reportedly attacked by a group of children bullying his friend.
Teacher Punishes 10-Year-Old For Calling Her 'Ma'am,' Parents ClaimThe parents of a North Carolina boy are demanding answers after they say their child was punished for addressing his teacher as "ma'am."