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  • What is Scoliosis?
    What is Scoliosis?
    You may have heard the term Scoliosis used before, and you may even remember being screened for Scoliosis when you were in grade school. But what exactly is Scoliosis?Normally, your spine will be straight when viewed from the front or back. When...
  • Twin girls rescued from abusive home: Children were locked up and malnourished
    Twin girls rescued from abusive home: 28-year-old mom locked children in rooms
    Young twin girls rescued from an abusive home are currently staying with their relatives. The two children, only eight years old, were said to have suffered extreme neglect from their 28-year-old mom, Kai Martinez. Canada Journal News reports this...
  • The dangers of childhood obesity
    The dangers of childhood obesity
    The side effects from obesity in children can create more havoc than people realize. In a recent study conducted by Columbia University Medical Center, 1,500 adolescents wereanalyzed aged 12-19. Theobese adolescents had a greater hearing loss...
  • Dr. Feldman's patient drops him a note of thanks.
    Feldman Orthodontics Opens Second Valley Location in Scottsdale
    [Phoenix, Ariz.]--- Recent studies show that close to 50 percent of children will require braces at some point in their lives. This treatment ranges in cost from $5,000 to $8,000 and requires follow-up visits averaging between one and three years....
  • Kinley Moran
    Mother upset after family physician tells child "you can't be a boy!"
    Yesterday, Traci Moran, a mother of a 3-year-old daughter named Kinley, took her child to the doctor's office for a routine examination. Although she was found to be physically and mentally healthy, the doctor found one "problem" --...
  • 2015 Beach Ball Soirée
    Phoenix Children's Hospital Hosts Nearly Sold-Out 22nd Annual Beach Ball Gala
    [Phoenix, Ariz]--- We've all heard the phrase, "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade". The proverb is meant to remind us to make the most of any difficult situation we are faced with. At the Phoenix Children's Hospital, many...
  • Hand wash your dishes and reduce childhood allergies
    Hand wash your dishes and reduce childhood allergies
    A kitchen appliance that many consider essential is a dishwasher. After all, who would choose to slave over a hot sinkful of dirty dishes like grandmother had to do? However, a new study might cause parents of young children to revert that...
  • Frederick Douglass
    Frederick Douglass’s two great loves
    The daughter of Mary and Bambarra Murray, Anna Murray was the first in her family to be born as a free black in rural Maryland. Bambarra and Mary had previously been enslaved, as were their first seven children. Shortly before her birth, Anna...
  • A Mother's Tale of Insanity
    A Mother's Tale of Kids and Sanity
    I know my struggles are nothing new to any parent and I'm positive that I'm not alone when I feel like every ounce of sanity has left my body on any given day. After all...I'm a Mom!I have four awesome children ages 21, 19, 9 and 5....
  • Get rid of mold and reduce childhood asthma
    Get rid of mold and reduce childhood asthma
    If your home contains visible moisture and/or visible mold, your children are at increased risk for asthma. A new study involved detailed home visits to define the extent and location of moisture damage and mold growth. The findings were published...
  • Time is Running Out!
    Free the Children, they do not deserve this!
    Five young, beautiful, sibling children are presently in a homeless shelter, due to circumstances beyond their control. They were living together with their mother, who spent the last ten years in an, physically and mentally, abusive relationship....
  • Earth Remembers When
    10 questions with children's environmental book author: Dawn Wynne
    Dawn Wynne, award winning educator, author of "Earth Remembers When" and "I Remember When" answers 10 questions about the inspiration behind her writing and she discusses her passion for teaching children how to make a positive...
  • Locks of Love
    Make a Donation of Love, Locks of Love
    The Kansas City Kansas Community College will be hosting a Locks of Love event this week on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lower Jewel Building and 5 to 7 p.m. in the KCKCC Field House at 7250 State Ave, Kansas City, Kan.Locks...
  • Dr. Laura Ingraham
    Is Rand Paul's erratic behavior linked to drug use?
    Just asking the question, as Paul might ask a question to link unrelated or unproven ideas. Rand Paul is a tireless talker, and often his mouth gets ahead of his mind. He is a medical doctor, an opthamologist, who should know how to communicate...
  • Parental intervention can improve social interaction in one-year-olds at risk for autism
    Children at risk for autism improve social skills through parental intevention
    When parents imitate a child's vocalizations and actions, and play face-to-face, they can improve the social skills of their 1-year-olds who are at risk for autism spectrum disorder, says researchers at the University of North Carolina. The...