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High Tech Tool May Help Prevent Teen Suicides

Parents of a teen girl who committed suicide last Christmas have found a high tech solution to help prevent other deaths.

08/19/2015

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U.S. Officials Ask Judge Not To End Immigrant Family Detention

The U.S. government has asked a federal judge to reconsider her ruling calling for the immediate release of children and their mothers caught entering the U.S. illegally from Mexico.

08/07/2015

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3 Things You Shouldn’t Do While Potty Training

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.

07/24/2015

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Texas-Built Robot Helps Children With Autism Learn

A Texas-built robot is changing the way children with Autism learn.

05/13/2015

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Best North Texas Counties For Poor Kids To Break Poverty Cycle

A new study shows that Johnson and Wise Counties are great places for kids to grow up… especially low-income kids who are hoping to break out of the poverty cycle.

CBSDFW.COM–05/08/2015

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Survey: Nearly 80 Percent Of Working Moms Believe They Can Have It All

A survey exploring what it means to be both a full-time parent and a full-time employee, concluded that 78-percent of working moms, and 83-percent of working dads, believe they can have it all.

CBSDFW.COM–05/07/2015

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Parents Concerned By New School Head Lice Recommendations

Parents concerned about new guidelines about head lice. Experts now say kids who have lice shouldn’t be kept from school. The American Academy of Pediatrics says kids who get head lice should stay in class.

CBSDFW.COM–04/29/2015

New Family Taxes

5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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2 Children Fatally Hit In Dallas, In 2 Separate Incidents

Two Dallas families are dealing with tragedy after two children were hit by cars in different neighborhoods.

03/30/2015

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New Survey Finds Average Amount Paid For Babysitters

Parents here in North Texas and across the country know the struggle when trying to figure out how much to pay a babysitter. According to care.com there are a number of factors that should be considered when paying your child’s caregiver.

CBSDFW.COM–03/25/2015

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Movement Underway To Raise Texas Daycare Standards

Every day countless parents send their kids off to daycare. Many love it and couldn’t live without it, but not all daycare centers are created equal. But there’s a movement underway to raise the standards.

CBSDFW.COM–02/26/2015

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Pope Says It’s OK To Spank, With Conditions

Speaking at a general audience Wednesday Pope Francis said that the use of corporal punishment was acceptable, with certain conditions.

02/06/2015

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