New Michigan Parents Meet Their Babies For The First Time After Being Quarantined With COVID-19Earlier this month, a Michigan woman gave birth to twins, but both she and her husband had Covid-19 so they had to wait weeks until finally getting to meet their baby boys.
Metro Parent To Host Free Camp Expo Feb. 23At the expo parents can explore exciting day and overnight camp options for all ages and abilities in southeast Michigan and beyond.
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.
Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
Flint Parents Charged After 4-Year-Old Finds Loaded Gun, Shoots SelfTwo Michigan parents are facing charges after one of their 4-year-old twin daughters shot and wounded herself with a loaded handgun.
Parent's Ask Judge to Evict 30-Year-Old Son After He Refused to Move OutAfter their notes, advice and gifts of cash went unheeded, two parents turned to the law to move their adult son out of their house.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
House Approves Bill Allowing Parental EavesdroppingLANSING (AP) — Michigan's House wants to give parents free reign in listening to their children's conversations. In a 105-3 vote, lawmakers passed the bill that adds parental exemptions to Michigan's eavesdropping prohibition. Eavesdropping is defined as overhearing, recording, amplifying or transmitting conversations intended to be private
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Wayne County Aims To Curb Unsafe Infant SleepingWayne County officials are planning courses and other initiatives to combat infant deaths caused by unsafe sleeping.
Survey: 90% Of Parents Multitask While DrivingA University of Michigan survey finds that parents seem to be focused on anything but driving when their kids are in the car.
Local Administrators Hope To Ease Fears After School ShootingLetter from Livonia principal says "like all of you, my heart is hurting for the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut. Please know that we will continue to surround your children with love and care."
Michigan Lawmakers Mull Fetus Tax CreditShould Michigan residents get a tax credit for a child before it is born?
Back To School: Helping Your Kids With Their HomeworkStudents who do their homework consistently tend to have better grades. It's not always easy to get them to do their homework, especially after a busy day, but these tips can help.