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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16:00 ET Dolphin Tale Movie Stars Surprise a Special Child

Seven-year-old Mayra Gillis met her inspiration, Winter the Dolphin, featured in the movies Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2, at Clearwater Marine...


14:39 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Announces $23.5 million in Grants to Fund Lifesaving Childhood Cancer Research

No parent should be told there are no more treatment options available for their child. Research is key to finding new treatments and cures for...


14:00 ET Northwestern Mutual Rallies to Raise more than $1 Million for Childhood Cancer

Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, is helping kids with cancer live life to the fullest. Driven by this mission, thousands of its...


13:07 ET W.K. Kellogg Foundation launches interactive site on a growing community food revolution

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation announced the release of its Community Food Innovation website http://wkkf.co/y0kr today. The new interactive...


12:26 ET Happy Kids, Happy Vacation

Going on vacation should be an exciting and stress-free time, but sometimes when you have kids with you, it can be the opposite. Especially until...


11:46 ET The Get Grounded Foundation Awards Grants to Four Programs Serving Denver's At-Risk Youth

GroundFloor Media (GFM) and its sister agency, CenterTable, announced today that their Get Grounded Foundation has awarded its latest round...


11:24 ET Roadwire Cares Joins Forces With Olive Crest To Present Christmas In July

Roadwire Cares, the nonprofit charity of Roadwire Inc., along with a community of SEMA-member companies, car builders and auto enthusiasts, are...


11:00 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center With $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope On Wheels® will today present UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center with a $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award. UC Davis is one of 25...


10:45 ET Optometrists Urge Families to Prioritize Their Children's Health with Annual Eye Exams

The American Optometric Association (AOA) recently released the newly revised Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: Comprehensive Pediatric...


10:21 ET It's True: Parents Count Down Days Until Kids Are Back In School…and Frito-Lay Rewards Them For Surviving The Summer Craze

In just a few short weeks, parents will be transitioning from hectic summer schedules to the familiar routine of the school year… much to the...


09:02 ET Framebridge And Penguin Young Readers Announce Exclusive Custom Framed Art Collection

Framebridge (framebridge.com), the simple way to custom frame everything you love, and Penguin Young Readers, a division of Penguin Random House,...


09:00 ET fairlife Introduces fairlife® SuperKids™ Ultra-Filtered Milk -- with DHA Omega-3

Health and wellness company fairlife, LLC disrupts the dairy category once again with the introduction of fairlife® SuperKids™ ultra-filtered milk...


09:00 ET New Service from Medela Connects Moms to Breastfeeding Support in Seconds

For many new mothers, the breastfeeding support and guidance they receive disappears when they return home from the hospital with baby. To make...


08:35 ET National Non-Profit, Icing Smiles, Partners with PreGel America

Icing Smiles, a national non-profit, is creating a lot of smiles with the help of caring local bakeries all over the country and supportive...


08:30 ET GO! Launches On-line Service to Boost Participation for Youth Sports Organizations

Driven by a widespread need to ease the burden on volunteers and coaches, GO! by Nicholson Facilitation & Associates, LLC has launched a...


08:12 ET Vitamin Angels Rated 7th in Quality of Collaboration with its NGO Partners

Vitamin Angels' non-governmental organization (NGO) field partners reported high levels of overall satisfaction across four categories of...


08:02 ET Seventh Annual Kiddie Academy® Storytime LIVE! Event Kicks Off Nationwide

Kiddie Academy®, a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive educational child care programs, invites children and their parents to Storytime...


08:00 ET BoardShare giving away 100 BoardShare interactive devices

N2N Holdings LLC dba BoardShare, a company specializing in affordable interactive technology, will give away 100 BoardShare units to schools in...


08:00 ET Social Good Mealtime Company Cheeky Brings Modern Design and Cause To Sporting Goods Category with Cheeky Go

Social good company, Cheeky®, announces the launch of Cheeky Go and Cheeky Kids Go, a collection of stylish, yet durable insulated stainless steel...


07:16 ET DaDaABC Partners with Highlights to Put Kids on a Path of the Lifelong Love of Reading

DaDaABC, China's leading online English learning platform for children, has recently entered into a strategic partnership with global family-media...


07:00 ET Tueo Health Oversubscribes Seed Round to Support Clinical Study and Growth

Tueo Health, a digital health start-up company that has developed a unique solution for monitoring and managing pediatric asthma, has closed $1.1...


06:00 ET New York City Nonprofit Partners with Cornell University to Help Close Unemployment Gap, Prepare Underserved Youth for Foodservice and Hospitality Jobs

The nonprofit STRIVE New York has broadened its impact on urban youth unemployment by partnering with eCornell and local city organizations to...


06:00 ET Mission Complete: Rodney Smith Jr. Wraps Up 50 States, 50 Lawns Tour

One man. One mower. And 50-plus lawns cut in 50 states in less than 40 days. Rodney Smith Jr., founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service (RMLCS),...


Jul 24, 2017, 18:24 ET Carnival Cruise Line Hosts Seuss-a-Palooza Event Aboard Carnival Fantasy in Mobile for Kids From the YMCA of South Alabama

Carnival Cruise Line celebrated its partnership with the Port of Mobile and greater Mobile community today by hosting a Seuss-a-Palooza event for...


Jul 24, 2017, 16:52 ET Scientists Propose Novel Therapy to Lessen Risk of Obesity-Linked Disease

With obesity related illnesses a global pandemic, researchers propose in the Journal of Clinical Investigation using a blood thinner to target...