Want to know the breadth of inequality in Chicago? Just take a look at the childhood injury risks across the city’s different neighborhoods.
Want to know what to avoid while potty training your toddler? Jamie Glowacki, author of “Oh Crap! Potty Training” shares her insight with these three no-nos.
Among the victims Friday evening were two children.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A puppy. A cute puppy may be all it takes for a stranger to lure a child away. This weekend, prankster Joey Salads posted a YouTube video showing how he earned kids’ trust by […]
Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 29-year-old suburban Chicago woman attempted to kill her son and daughter by lacing their apple juice with crushed tranquilizers. Krystle El Khatib of Schiller Park appeared Thursday […]
CHICAGO (CBS) — With many Chicago area schools closed today due to frigid temperatures, parents and caregivers may find themselves searching for safe and fun activities for their kids. Here are a few local options that offer children and grownups a […]
Anger continued to spill over Friday in Chicago and across the nation, over recent grand jury decisions not to indict two white police officers who were involved in the deaths of unarmed black men in Missouri and New York.
I’m like any other mom you’d encounter. I fret, I wipe and I play. But when it comes to the inevitable “how” and “why” science questions I get from my three young kids, I am […]
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.
“You Sing a Song and I’ll Sing a Song” could easily be one of the world’s most popular tunes. Lifelong Chicagoan Ella Jenkins composed it more than 50 years ago for children, and it has never lost the quality that has endeared it to audiences everywhere.
Ashley Huebner, an attorney with the National Immigrant Justice Center, told the story of one girl, now 18 years old, whose odyssey Huebner says is more or less typical.
The U of I project will bring health care into neighborhoods, using nurses with advanced training to lead medical teams.
Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.
Three dads share what fatherhood means to them.
If you start out smart and make your child your design partner, you can trade in today’s ducky decals for tomorrow’s funky graphics with ease and panache.
At least ten children were taken to the hospital as a precaution Tuesday night, after wait staff at a Little Village mistakenly served alcohol, but police said none of the kids had any alcohol in their system.
The world is becoming more out of focus some kids. CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist explains.
Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.