Friday, December 30th, 2011
Child Care Cuts Force Hard Choices on Parents
For years, child care assistance programs offered low-income parents a lifeline. But state legislatures dealing with multibillion dollar budget deficits during the recession have been targeting child care subsidies as one way to help balance their state budgets.
Siemens Recalls Clinical Pregnancy Tests
Siemens has recalled 15 batches of clinical pregnancy tests because some of them incorrectly showed a positive result, a spokesman for the company said on Friday.
Parents Speak Out on Catastrophic Youth Sports Injuries
Earlier this month, medical experts and concerned parents appeared on Capitol Hill for a summit on young athletes suffering critical injuries on the playing field.
Idaho Teen With Cancer Trades Her Life for Her New Son
Jenni Lake gave birth to a baby boy the month before her 18th birthday, though she was not destined to become just another teenage mother.