Fun Activities to Avoid the Summer Slide

5:54 pm Jun. 12, 2015

Parents are hoping their children don’t succumb to the “summer slide,” when students forget much of what they learned, losing as much as three months of math and reading skills over the summer, according to

Parents: your thoughts on McKinney pool party video?

2:40 pm Jun. 8, 2015

In looking at the McKinney video (In a video posted to YouTube on June 7, Tatiana, a 19-year-old, describes a fight in the moments leading up to police using force to clear a pool party in McKinney, Texas, on June 5) For more, go to http://www.ajc.com/news/news/texas-pool-party-host-white-neighbors-shouted-raci/nmYDS/

Summer is here and pool parties and large gatherings are happening all of the time.

What can you as parents do to protect your kids

Top ways to keep your kids from getting bored

11:50 am Jun. 2, 2015

The sounds of summer include splashing, motor boats, sizzling on the grill and kids saying, “Mom, I’m bored.”

Certified weight loss and lifestyle coach Kwavi Agbeyegbe is here to help with loads of tips for getting

Toddler Takeover this weekend at Alliance, High Museum

12:52 pm May. 29, 2015

Toddler Takeover is this weekend at the Woodrfuff Arts Center

(May 29–31), an arts festival for families and young children.

An arts festival designed for very young children, featuring performances of six original productions from the Alliance

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5 reasons kids should play

10:45 am Jan. 28, 2015

It probably no surprise to anyone that over the last 30 years,  obesity has more than doubled in young children and quadrupled in adolescents, potentially leading to a host of chronic diseases later in

Measles Outbreak Puts Spotlight on Anti-Vaccine Movement

9:36 am Jan. 26, 2015

The measles outbreak believed to have originated in Disneyland has spread from California to Utah, Washington, Colorado and Mexico, according to news reports.

Authorities say an unknown person incubating a measles infection likely exposed several people in Disneyland, who then exposed others after leaving the park.

Health authorities believe the outbreak was triggered by a measles-stricken visitor to one of the Disney parks who brought the virus from abroad last month, according to the