Mom Warns About 'Deodorant Challenge' After Teen Is Badly BurnedJamie Prescott says the "Deodorant Challenge" is to blame for wounds on her 15-year-old's arm that are so bad they may require surgery.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.
Engineer Creates 'Everything-Repellent' Coating To Kid-Proof ItemsResearchers at the University of Michigan have reportedly created a new coating that's being called an "everything-repellent."
5-Year-Old Claims Teachers Taped Mouth Shut, Threw Out LunchA Michigan family is demanding answers after their five-year-old son claims two teachers repeatedly taped his mouth shut and threw out his lunch at school.
Target Offering Car Seat Discounts For Trading In Your Old OneTarget’s annual car seat trade-in event starts Monday, April 22 and runs through May 5.
Mom Gets 'Lecture' Online After Child Eats A PB&J In Shopping CartMany other comments warned the scolded parent that the peanut butter could end up sickening or even killing another child with peanut allergies.
Baby Wipes Tied To 'Perfect Storm' Of Child Food Allergies, Study SaysResearchers from Northwestern University say that a combination of genetics, allergens in dust, food choices, and the effects of infant cleansing wipes on the skin are all part of a package that triggers allergies.
How Parents Can Decode Their Kids' TextsDecoding your child's text messages can be a tough task -- especially when their secret language keeps changing.
Target Launches Adaptive Clothing Line For Kids With Special Needs
Study: Shootings Now 3rd Leading Cause Of Death For ChildrenThe new study in the Journal of Pediatrics found boys, teens, and African Americans are the most at risk when it comes to shootings.
Thousands Of Homeless Kids Receive Christmas PresentsDreams for Kids held Saturday its 28th annual Christmas party at the Chicago Armory at Broadway and Thorndale in the Edgewater neighborhood.
Most Accidental Shootings Of Illinois Children In ChicagoForty-two times during a 2½-year span, a child was killed or injured in an accidental shooting in Illinois.
Toddlers Hurt, Killed By Dangerous Furniture Twice A Month, Study ShowsA year long study about furniture in most U.S. bedrooms found toddlers are hurt or killed by dangerous dressers as often as twice a month.
Children Leave Hospital, Three Months After Fire Killed Their Mother
Opinion: Chicago's Abandoning Poor Kids To Preventable Health RisksWant to know the breadth of inequality in Chicago? Just take a look at the childhood injury risks across the city's different neighborhoods.