GOP Health Care Plans Hit Kids Hard

As Senate Republicans struggle to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), one thing they can agree on is cutting federal spending on...

Interstate Adoptions Heading for the Fast Lane

A bipartisan trio of senators are pushing a bill to provide funding and resources for onboarding every state to electronic data—sharing systems for interstate foster placements...

THE BACKLASH OF INCLUSION: The collision of constitutional rights creates an...

Six years ago, Brady Howe and his husband became parents. They adopted their son privately through the Open Adoptions & Family Services agency. Soon,...

Parental Smoking Linked to Childhood Cancer

Parents’ smoking habits could contribute to the most common form of childhood cancer, according to a new study. A new study by researchers in California...

SCOTUS Decision Gives Leverage to Families of Students With Special Needs

Families of students with special needs won an important legal battle when the Supreme Court sided with the parents of an autistic boy who...

Study Shows Childhood Emotional Abuse Linked to PTSD and Opioid Abuse...

Children who experience emotional abuse are more likely to struggle with post-traumatic stress and opioid misuse as adults, according to a new study by...

Autism Risk Linked to Women With Herpes During Pregnancy

A new study published in MSphere, the journal of the American Society for Microbiology, found that women who suffered from an active genital herpes...

Children’s Bill of Rights Fight in California Holds Significance for Nation

A Children’s Bill of Rights measure is slowly weaving its way into the California legislature, sparking heated discussions between those who see it as...

Bipartisan “Shame Act” Would Publish Names, Photos of Child-Sex Buyers

A bipartisan bill brought forth by Republican Rep. Ted Poe of Texas and Democrat Rep. Carolyn Maloney of New York would give judges the...

Republicans Press Repeal of Gun-Free School Zones Act

A handful of Republicans have signed on to a bill that would repeal portions of the 1990 Gun-Free Schools Zones Act, saying the federally...

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