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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12:10 ET Pediatras lançam cartilha digital para responder às principais dúvidas dos pais sobre saúde infantil

Com foco no combate às fake news em saúde infantil, a campanha Mais que um Palpite chega a um ano de atividades nas redes sociais com mais de 21 mil...


11:12 ET VTech® and LeapFrog® Earn More Than 25 Awards for New Spring Toys

Today VTech® and LeapFrog® announced new toys from their baby, infant, toddler and preschool product lines have received more than 25 awards from...


10:46 ET Cartoon Network and Wonder Workshop Team Up on Robotics Competition to Foster Kids' Creativity and Build Coding Skills

Wonder Workshop, maker of educational robots Dash, Dot, and Cue, which are now used in more than 20,000 schools worldwide, today announced the...


10:30 ET How One Family's Loss 70 Years Ago Inspires Students to Fight Cancer Today

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) was founded 70 years ago by parents who lost their 16-year-old son to leukemia. Today, 1,000s of passionate,...


10:00 ET USA Football Kicks Off 2019 Protection Tour

Offering the fun and fitness of football to young athletes, USA Football's 2019 Protection Tour kicks off its national schedule on June 23. The...


10:00 ET Phoenix Children's Earns Top Rating from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Again recognized as a Best Children's Hospital and a top Pediatric Cardiology and Heart Surgery program by U.S. News and World Report, Phoenix...


10:00 ET Istation approved to provide literacy assessments in Massachusetts

Education technology leader Istation has been selected by the Massachusetts Department of Education as an approved vendor to provide early literacy...


09:00 ET Medela and Mamava Create Easy Solution to Fill the Gap that Employers Face when Looking to Support Breastfeeding Mothers

Medela LLC, the #1 recommended breast pump brand*, and Mamava, the inventors of the first lactation pod, are pleased to announce the launch of New...


08:39 ET Largest Consumer Show For New and Expectant Families in the Country Coming to Chicago for its 3rd Year!

Family Media LLC led by John Hurley, will host and produce the CHICAGO BABY SHOW, part of The Baby Show Series, targeted toward Chicago-area...


08:00 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Levine Children's With $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award Grant To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope On Wheels® (HHOW), a 501c3 non-profit organization supported by Hyundai and its U.S. dealers, announces a $100,000 Hyundai Impact Award...


07:00 ET Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Biliary Atresia Survival

Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...


Jun 18, 2019, 19:25 ET Hilco Redevelopment Partners Joins Chicago Public Schools to Support Summer Reading Initiative

Today, Chicago Public Schools is joined by Chicago-based Hilco Redevelopment Partners through their charitable organization, Hilco Helps, to donate...


Jun 18, 2019, 17:23 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® celebrates $10 million fundraising commitment from Kids for Kids Foundation

The Kids for Kids Foundation recently visited St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, for the unveiling of the Kids for Kids...


Jun 18, 2019, 15:18 ET Florida Georgia Line hosts surprise performance at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with tourmates Dan + Shay, Morgan Wallen, HARDY and Canaan Smith

On Saturday, June 15, Florida Georgia Line along with Dan + Shay, Morgan Wallen, HARDY, and Canaan Smith made a special visit to St. Jude Children's...


Jun 18, 2019, 15:01 ET The Stepping Stones Group Acquires StaffRehab

The Stepping Stones Group (Stepping Stones), a leading national provider of therapeutic and behavioral health services to children in the K-12...


Jun 18, 2019, 13:12 ET Powerhouse Start-Up Pays It Forward With Life-Changing Giveaway

Nanobébé, the trending baby feeding line known for its award-winning breast-shaped bottle is on a mission to help an expecting family receive...


Jun 18, 2019, 13:00 ET The FamilieSCN2A Foundation, Inc Awards $100K in Inaugural Rare Genetic Research Grants

The FamilieSCN2A Foundation has announced an award of $100,000 to two post-doctoral research efforts in its inaugural "Action Potential" Research...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:00 ET St. Baldrick's Foundation Welcomes American Nevada Company President to its Board of Directors

The St. Baldrick's Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, announces the addition of Phil Ralston, president of...


Jun 18, 2019, 11:25 ET Cohen Children's ranked among nation's best by US News

Cohen Children's Medical Center has earned top 50 national rankings for exceptional care in nine pediatric specialties, according to US News & World...


Jun 18, 2019, 11:00 ET For the Third Time Phoenix Children's Ranked in All 10 Specialties by U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals

Phoenix Children's Hospital is proud to announce the organization is again ranked by U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals in 10 out...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:45 ET Atrium Health's Levine Children's Hospital Named a "Best Children's Hospital" for Tenth Consecutive Year

For the tenth consecutive year, Atrium Health's Levine Children's Hospital is recognized as one of the best places to care for children in the nation ...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:16 ET CCA Honors and Awards Diplomas to 1,090 Cyber Charter Graduates Across Pennsylvania

Commonwealth Charter Academy (CCA), a K through 12 public cyber charter school serving more than 9,500 Pennsylvania students, recognized the hard...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:49 ET Parental Support Is Key When Autistic Adolescents Want to Learn to Drive

Autistic adolescents need the support of their parents or guardians to prioritize independence so that they are prepared for learning to drive,...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:42 ET National Scoliosis Center Says Early Detection Of Scoliosis Is Critical To Treatment

An estimated 7 million Americans have scoliosis*—that's why Luke Stikeleather, National Scoliosis Center (NCS) Founder and President says: "It's...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET DoSomething.org and Jason Genao, Star of Netflix's On My Block, Join Forces To Promote Safe Driving for Teens

Question: If a ______ is too tight, that's a problem. If it's too loose...that's a bigger problem. What is it? Answer: A seat belt. (Duh! What did...