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Study Finds ADHD Drug Usage On The Rise

Express Scripts’ study finds trend of increases for ADHD drugs.

03/13/2014

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Lawyers: Gay Marriage A Detriment To Children

Attorneys for group appealing ruling that overturned Oklahoma’s gay marriage ban say kids are better off in a home with a mother and father.

02/25/2014

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Electronic Cigarette Poisoning Impacts Children

Nearly half of electronic cigarette poisoning cases in the area involve young children.

02/21/2014

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Overnight America Podcast: January 7th, 2013 – Robert Melillo, Peter Lubin

Dr. Robert Melillo is an internationally known lecturer, author, educator, researcher and clinician in the areas of neurology, rehabilitation, neuropsychology and neurobehavioral disorders in children. He’s also an expert in nutrition with more than 20 […]

01/07/2014

Trick or treaters

Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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Study: 1.35 Million Kids Injured Playing Sports Annually

When it comes to knee injuries, there’s a notable gender gap. Girls are eight times more likely to tear their ACL than boys.

08/07/2013

6/18/13-For the fourth straight year kids ages 3-12 took part in the effort to set a new Guinness World Record for largest swim lesson. The underlying message: drowning is the 2nd leading cause of accidental death for children under age 15. It's not yet known if the worldwide effort reached the goal of 24,873 participants needed to break the record, which was set during the same event last year. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Kids Go for the Largest Swimming Lesson

Children gathered in Clayton for an attempt at a world record for the largest swimming lesson.

06/18/2013

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As Summer Arrives So Do Warnings About Dock Safety

Three swimmers, including two children, were electrocuted last summer at Lake of the Ozarks.

05/30/2013

Kakabaka onesies and leg candy

Local Artists Find Success on Etsy – Part Two

You may have asked someone where they found that wonderful handmade item and they’ve told you — “Etsy”.

05/21/2013

T-shirts made by victims of child abuse, documenting what they went through in shocking detail, hang in the lobby of the Madison County Administration Building in Edwardsville. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Colorful Paper Cutouts Call Attention To Child Abuse Prevention Month

Children as young as one are subjected to “bondage, sadism, torture”, according to top law enforcer.

04/02/2013

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