Children This section contains news on all matters especially concerning children, covering education and childhood health issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, and reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioral issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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Jul 30, 2016, 00:30 ET Blue Jay Wireless Sponsors Make-A-Wish North Texas Event to Support Children Fighting Life-Threatening Illnesses

 Blue Jay will serve as the entertainment sponsor for Make-A-Wish North Texas' Delicious Wishes event on August 16, 2016. Blue Jay made the...


Jul 29, 2016, 17:16 ET Award-Winning Author, Youth and Teen Expert, Josh Shipp, to Speak Aug. 25 in Cherry Hills Village, Sponsored by The Adoption Exchange

Former at-risk foster kid turned global youth advocate and expert on understanding teen behavior, will headline a double-header event at Bethany...


Jul 29, 2016, 15:00 ET FDA Approves Qbrelis™, the First and Only Lisinopril Oral Solution 1 mg/mL for Pediatric Patients 6 Years of Age and Older

 Silvergate Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (www.silvergatepharma.com), leader in the development and commercialization of innovative and safe medicines...


Jul 29, 2016, 14:39 ET Save the Children-Supported Maternity Hospital Bombed in Idlib

A Save the Children-supported maternity hospital in Idlib, Syria was bombed today. The hospital serves over 1,300 women and performs over 300...


Jul 29, 2016, 14:11 ET Unleashing the power and potential of teenage entrepreneurs: MIT Launch, a summer accelerator, helps high school students start and grow real businesses

SafeStart, a sobriety testing system that uses infrared sensors to check blood alcohol levels, helps prevent drunk drivers from getting on the...


Jul 29, 2016, 12:00 ET Shock Doctor Joins Forces With The American Association Of Orthodontists

 Leading athletic protection and performance brand Shock Doctor announced today an official relationship with the American Association of...


Jul 29, 2016, 11:54 ET Humanitarian Work Draws AOFAS Surgeons to Vietnam

 Volunteers from the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) returned to Vietnam this year to provide corrective...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:59 ET Children Make Up '35 Percent of Casualties in Aleppo,' According to Save the Children Partner

 Aid workers in Aleppo have reported horrific conditions for casualties and health workers, with limb amputations and head trauma the most...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:41 ET Millennial Preferences Drive Changes In Youth Sports Facilities; Sophisticated Management Required to Meet Changing Expectations

 Today's youth athletes are highly specialized and often participate on travel teams which require an unprecedented high-level of dedication...


Jul 29, 2016, 10:10 ET Credit Unions, Supporting Groups Debut Health And Wellness Garden For The Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia (CHOP) During Democratic National Convention

On Thursday, July 28, 2016, credit unions and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia joined with RealClearPolitics to open a Health and...


Jul 29, 2016, 06:13 ET Real Estate Developer Alex Noghreh to Sponsor Two Community Events

 New York City real estate developer and investor Alex Noghreh has always been committed to giving back to the local community. For example,...


Jul 28, 2016, 21:47 ET Dr. Karen A. Teeters, DDS, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Dentistry

 Dr. Karen A. Teeters, DDS, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Dentistry. Dr. Teeters is a...


Jul 28, 2016, 16:36 ET Sodexo Launches Innovative K-5 Dining Program

The Clubhouse, the new K-5 meal program created by Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, was developed using a custom-designed focus...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:14 ET Nevada DMV Launches Teen Driver Safety Program with Help from State Farm®

The Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles has teamed up with State Farm to launch a new program that provides parents and guardians with a simple,...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:31 ET Toyota Makes Million Dollar Commitment To Youth And Family Programs At New Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy

 Kids and families in North Texas will soon have more opportunity for learning and play. The Texas Rangers and Toyota, the Official Truck...


Jul 28, 2016, 14:26 ET America's Fire Fighters Fill the Boot to Support Kids and Adults with Muscular Dystrophy, ALS and Related Diseases

The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) are heating up efforts this summer to find urgently...


Jul 28, 2016, 12:00 ET Back to School: Dashlane Releases List of Top 10 Most Popular Kids' Websites with Safe Password Practices

 Dashlane has released a list of the top ten websites with safe password practices, just in time to help parents navigate online safety risks...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:28 ET Gateway Health To Offer Telephonic Psychiatric Consultation Service Program (TiPS) To Network Physicians

Gateway Health is proud to announce a partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) to offer a new program, the Telephonic...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:20 ET Ride for Adoption: Wendy's and Uber Announce Partnership to Benefit the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption

 Here's a ride that lets you pay it forward. Today, Wendy's® announces the launch of a partnership with Uber, a technology platform that...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:03 ET Maytag And Boys & Girls Clubs of America Enlist Kid President To Help Honor 'Awesome' Adults

 Dependable adults make a difference in the lives of youth every day, and oftentimes the hard work can go unnoticed. That's why Maytag and Boys...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Walter O'Brien Inspires at 65th Annual California State Science Fair

 Walter O'Brien, the founder and CEO of Scorpion Computer Services, Inc. and the inspiration behind the hit CBS drama, Scorpion was a celebrity...


Jul 28, 2016, 10:15 ET Ergotron Tackles Classroom Inactivity Through FitForward™ Program

Building upon its commitment to promote active work styles and lifestyles, Ergotron, Inc., a Nortek Company and global leader in the sit-stand...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:02 ET Think It Up Celebrates The Power Of Student-Teacher Collaboration With First-Ever National Award For Classroom Innovation And Excellence

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced the winners of the inaugural Think It Up Innovation Awards, honoring eight teams of...


Jul 28, 2016, 08:45 ET College Choice Releases Its 2016 Ranking of The Best Master's in School Counseling

 College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has recently released its 2016 ranking for the Best...


Jul 28, 2016, 08:30 ET IHOP® Restaurants Teams Up With No Kid Hungry On Two-Month Campaign To Help Ensure Millions Of Hungry Children Across The U.S. Can Start The Day With Breakfast

 IHOP® restaurants and its franchisees proudly announced today that the Family Dining leader has again joined forces with No Kid Hungry in...