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Boy Commits Suicide After Parents Didn't Let Him Watch TV

Never underestimate a child who wants to watch TV.


Two Women Rents Children and Forces Them to Steal, Receives Jailtime

Two women in Shanghai are facing jailtime for renting young children from their own parents to carry out illegal activities.

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Children with Asthma are at Risk from Becoming Obese

Plus, a side effect of many asthma medications is weight gain.

Beijing Foster Home Cares For Orphaned Children

Children's Furnitures Found Unsafe: Officials

A recent inspection conducted by officials in Shanghai has found that a huge number of children's furnitures sold either online or in stores are unsafe for use.

A Family and Their Pet Dog

This New Study Will Make You Want a Pet Dog for Your Kids

Dogs are known to cause asthma and allergies, but a new study has uncovered a whole new, positive perspective about dogs. You might want to get one for your kids after reading this.

Poverty Among American Children

Twenty-Two Percent of American Kids Living in Poverty in 2013

If you think American children are living better lives compared with their counterparts in other first world nations, think again. A recent study showed that more children in the United States are living in poverty than in 2008, when the world was under recession.

Antibiotics Use May Increase The Risk Of Developing Juvenile Arthritis

Antibiotics Use May Increase Risk Of Juvenile Arthritis In Children

Children taking antibiotics are at two folds increased risk of developing juvenile arthritis than children who do not take in antibiotics, say the researchers at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Child Health Institute of New Jersey.

Obesity in kids

Obesity In Children May Be Triggered By Grandparents' TLC, Study Finds

Children taken care of by grandparents tend to be twice as likely to be obese than children brought up by their parents, reports a study published on Friday, 17 July 2015 carried out in Southern Chinese cities of Guangzhou and Hechi.


Asbestos: Children May Be Exposed To Dangerous Chemical Regularly Than Parents Think

Last Wednesday July 8, four brands of children's crayons and two of kid's crime scene fingerprint kits were found to be positive for asbestos. Asbestos refers to fibrous minerals that are microscopic in nature, these minerals are extremely durable and resistant to fire, and these properties make it the material of choice for several products. But asbestos is now strictly prohibited because exposure to this kind of toxic mineral can be scientifically linked to a number of lung and respiratory diseases.

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250 Detention Children Receive Adult Dose Of Hepatitis A Vaccine

According to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials, 250 immigrant children at a Texas detention facility were given an adult dose of hepatitis A vaccine while they were being held by their mothers.

David and Victoria Beckham

David And Victoria Beckham Celebrate 16th Wedding anniversary

The celebrity couple took to social media to express their happiness.

ISIS Has Recruited 400 Syrian Children Since January

The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported that the Islamic State (IS) militants have recruited at least 400 Syrian minors for the past three months and has dubbed them as “Cubs of the Caliphate.”

Brooklyn fire funeral

Thousands Wept In Funeral Of Seven Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire

New York wept as thousands gathered at the funeral of the seven children killed in a fire that gutted their home in Brooklyn on Saturday.

Chinese children

China's One-Child Policy Gave Birth To 13 Million Unregistered Children

China's one-child policy aims to prevent a widespread economic crash by gaining control over China's booming population.

UN Watchdog Confirms ISIS Use of Children in Suicide Bombings

A UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, released on February 4, expressed grave concern over the recruitment by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) of young Iraqi children.

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