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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15:14 ET 2017 Adults In Toyland Casino Night Raises $835,000 To Improve The Lives Of Children Being Treated At NYU Langone

NYU Langone Medical Center's "Adults in Toyland Casino Night" raised $835,000 to support programs at the Stephen D. Hassenfeld Children's Center...


11:16 ET In Children's Heart Disease: Decreasing Wound Infection Rates, Measuring Outcomes, Refining Clinical Tools

For the twentieth year, pediatric cardiology researchers and clinicians from multiple centers worldwide are sharing their findings at a large...


10:56 ET Evidence review supports pediatric use of PDE-5 inhibitors for pulmonary hypertension

A systematic review of the comparative effectiveness and safety of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE-5) inhibitors in pediatric patients with pulmonary...


09:34 ET MGA Entertainment Comes Out On Top As Leader In The Doll Space Once Again

MGA Entertainment, the world's leading private toy company, has proven once again that they know the girl space better than anyone, with not one...


03:00 ET in at the deep end Swim School Pledges Commitment to High Standards by Signing Up to STA Swim Star School

Swimmers at in at the deep end Ltd can be assured that they are getting the highest quality lessons after in at the deep end signed up to the STA...


Feb 23, 2017, 15:27 ET Researchers Find That Certain Grain Foods Provide Shortfall Nutrients to Children

Certain grain foods have been found to be meaningful contributors to the nutrient intake of children according to a new study published this week...


Feb 23, 2017, 15:23 ET 2017 Ezra Jack Keats Book Award Winners Announced

The Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, in partnership with the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi,...


Feb 23, 2017, 14:45 ET Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Little-Tikes-Recalls-Swings-Due-to-Fall-Hazard Recall Summary Name of Product: Little Tikes™ 2-in-1 Snug 'n...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:56 ET At Cardiology 2017 Conference, Experts in Congenital Heart Disease in Children and Adults Will Discuss Cutting-Edge Healthcare in a Cost-Conscious World

Pediatric heart care spans from the earliest point of fetal gestation to early adulthood, which means a whole new generation of children with...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:34 ET Blackfynn and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia expand strategic partnership for data integration and analysis in pediatric brain tumors

Blackfynn and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced today that they have expanded their relationship. Under the expanded...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:17 ET YummyHealth® Launches Partnership with NFL Pro Football Legends

YummyHealth®, a provider of better-for-you snacks that taste just as good as regular junk food, announced today that it will partner with the...


Feb 23, 2017, 13:05 ET La campaña Thanks and Giving de St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® recauda $107 millones para la investigación y el tratamiento del cáncer infantil

Durante la 13a edición anual de la campaña Thanks and Giving® de St. Jude, generosos consumidores, socios corporativos y celebridades se unieron...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:28 ET Kid Chef from Scottsdale Crowned Winner of 2017 Healthy Cooking Contest

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) announced the grand-prize winner of the 2017 Walk On! Kids Cooking Challenge. Katie Cafferelli, age 11,...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:37 ET CITGO Encourages Thousands of Children to Become Lifelong Readers Through Series of Events During National Reading Month

In celebration of National Reading Month, CITGO Petroleum Corporation, along with its mobile literacy partner, Bess the Book Bus, is hosting...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:17 ET Hair Fairies Opens Newest Salon in Atlanta

In Atlanta, it seems everyone has a chance to express their personalities. Music, art, fashion, and culture intertwine to create an expressive and...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:17 ET Hair Fairies Lice Salon Finds its Newest Home in Seattle

Seattle's upscale Madison Valley neighborhood, with its swanky shops, parks and cafés, might seem like a strange place for a head lice...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:15 ET Speech Solutions: Acapela Group Introduces Aurora and Alessio, its Brand new Italian Children's Voices for AAC

Acapela Group, the voice solutions expert, today introduces Aurora and Alessio, two new natural-sounding children's voices that will meet the...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:15 ET Soluzioni per la voce: Ciao! Ti presentiamo Aurora e Alessio, le nuove voci in italiano per bambini e adolescenti create da Acapela Group allo scopo di offrire a tutti una voce

Acapela Group, gli esperti delle soluzioni per la voce, presentano oggi Aurora e Alessio, due nuove voci per bambini e adolescenti dall'effetto...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Ovation Brands® and Furr's Fresh Buffet® Turn Family Night Into Game Night With New 'IDIOTEST' Promotion, Starting March 2

Ovation Brands'® portfolio of restaurants - Old Country Buffet®, Ryan's®, HomeTown® Buffet and Country Buffet® - as well as Furr's Fresh Buffet®...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET FlowPlay Donates $60,000 to Washington's Technology Access Foundation Academy

FlowPlay, creator of the most powerful immersive gaming platform, today announced a $60,000 donation to the Technology Access Foundation (TAF)...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:21 ET Miracle Flights Rings in the New Year with Record Flight Count

The nation's leading medical flight charity, Miracle Flights, welcomed the New Year with 588 life-saving flights during January 2017. This marks...


Feb 23, 2017, 07:00 ET DHL Expands Global Partnership with WE by Honoring Young American Leaders

DHL and WE announced today that, after working together since 2012 in Canada and then in the UK, the two have expanded their partnership to the...


Feb 23, 2017, 06:00 ET Tooth Fairy Payouts Post Record Gains

An unlikely but accurate economic indicator, Tooth Fairy payouts are soaring, posting record gains in 2016 and early 2017. According to the...


Feb 22, 2017, 21:45 ET Batcave Helps Save 7-Year-Old Cancer Patient

The M.U.C.H. Foundation is having a community fundraiser for the needs of the Verbanas Family which will take place Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from...


Feb 22, 2017, 20:29 ET Reversal of School Bathroom/Shower Mandate is a Victory for Parents, Children says Family Research Council

Family Research Council applauded a joint letter issued today by the Department of Education and Department of Justice withdrawing the Obama...