Children This section contains news on all matters especially concerning children, covering education and childhood health issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, and reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioral issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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Sep 21, 2018, 18:00 ET Children's Learning Adventure Focuses on Putting Family First

A vital component of a child's success in learning is directly correlated to the parents' involvement in his/her learning environment. Children's...


Sep 21, 2018, 13:52 ET My Special Aflac Duck™ Soars into Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

Aflac, the leader in voluntary insurance sales at U.S. worksites, today delivered My Special Aflac Duck™ to Palmetto Health Children's Hospital in...


Sep 21, 2018, 11:30 ET AHCCCS CRS Patients May Soon Choose to Receive In-Network Care at Phoenix Children's

Beginning on October 1, 2018, most AHCCCS Children's Rehabilitative Services (CRS) members will be enrolled in one of the seven AHCCCS Complete Care...


Sep 21, 2018, 11:11 ET 2018 Confucius Institute National Honors Gala - "Building Community, Changing Lives"

The Confucius Institute U.S. Center's third annual National Honors Gala at the National Press Club on September 15, 2018, recognized the...


Sep 21, 2018, 11:00 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford With $300,000 Hyundai Hope Scholar Grant To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

In the newest rounds of grants marking its 20th anniversary, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® 501(c)(3) celebrates National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month...


Sep 21, 2018, 10:00 ET Hyundai Hope On Wheels Presents Children's Medical Center Foundation With Hyundai Hope Scholar And Young Investigator Grant, Totaling $500,000 To Support Pediatric Cancer Research

In the newest rounds of grants marking its 20th anniversary, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® 501(c)(3) celebrates National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month...


Sep 21, 2018, 09:00 ET Pete The Cat Releases Self-Titled Debut Album Worldwide Via ASG, 10:22 pm and UMe

Everyone's favorite feline, Pete the Cat, releases his self-titled debut children's music album today worldwide via ASG Records, 10:22 pm and UMe....


Sep 21, 2018, 09:00 ET SpringCM, a DocuSign Company, Announces #DreamWithJames Social Media Campaign to Raise Awareness for Curing Childhood Disease

SpringCM, a DocuSign company, today announced that it has launched a social media campaign to raise money for New Genes, a not-for-profit...


Sep 21, 2018, 09:00 ET The Maurice Sendak Foundation Commissions Stage Play Adaptation Of "Where The Wild Things Are" - The New Victory Theater Will Produce The World Premiere

Previewed last night at a private event at the New York Public Library, The Maurice Sendak Foundation announced that it has commissioned the first...


Sep 21, 2018, 08:58 ET AbbVie Announces $5 Million Donation to Family Reach to Support Children Battling Cancer and Their Families

AbbVie, a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, today announced a donation of $5 million to Family Reach to support the organization's...


Sep 21, 2018, 03:00 ET Neosante's Delictase® Oral Drops an Effective Solution for Colic in Babies

Delictase® Oral Drops, a lactase enzyme supplement developed by Neosante Health Solutions to address the underlying causes of colic in babies, could...


Sep 20, 2018, 20:00 ET The Toy Insider Trend Experts Made a Holiday List and Checked It Twice: 2018 Hot Holiday Toy Picks Revealed

The Toy Insider, one of the toy industry's most influential organizations and a trusted go-to resource for parents and gift-givers, today unveiled...


Sep 20, 2018, 19:26 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Tessa Therapeutics Announce Strategic Collaboration

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude), the U.S. hospital leading the way the world understands, treats and cures childhood cancer and...


Sep 20, 2018, 16:54 ET The California Milk Processor Board Rewards Kids With "Sunday Funday with got milk?" Because Being A Kid Is Not An Easy Job

Wake up early, hustle from class to class, and juggle a full schedule of extracurricular activities are some of the challenges that kids face every...


Sep 20, 2018, 14:58 ET San Rafael Alcohol and Drug Coalition Expands Citywide Outreach with Drug-Free Communities Grant

The White House Drug Czar office has announced that the San Rafael Alcohol and Drug Coalition will be renewed as a grant recipient in the Drug-Free...


Sep 20, 2018, 14:39 ET Childhood Cancer Society Improves Lives of Tri-State Pediatric Cancer Patients and Families During Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and All Year

The Childhood Cancer Society (CCS) is honoring Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, September, by reminding us how heartbreaking it is to see a child...


Sep 20, 2018, 14:19 ET Give the Gift of Bounce This Holiday with Flybar Pogo Sticks and Trick Boards

Make the holiday season bouncy and bright with a wide selection of exciting active toys from Flybar! Founded in 1918, Flybar is the original and...


Sep 20, 2018, 14:08 ET MOTION PT Group Pediatric Physical Therapist Authors Book on Child Physical Development

Tara Losquadro Liddle, MPT, the regional director of pediatric therapy at MOTION PT Group, Inc., is the author of a new book exploring the importance ...


Sep 20, 2018, 14:00 ET ACE Donates $39,462 to Support Childhood Cancer Research and Awareness

Throughout ACE Cash Express' annual fundraising event, the Give A Little Campaign, stores across the southern United States raised $39,462 for Alex's ...


Sep 20, 2018, 13:00 ET Robert Simonds' STX Adds Country Music Superstar Blake Shelton To UGLYDOLLS Cast

STXfilms, a division of Robert Simonds' global, next-gen media company STX Entertainment, today announced that Blake Shelton, one of country music's...


Sep 20, 2018, 12:47 ET Junior Achievement Launches Re-Imagined JA It's My Future® with the Support of Emerson

Junior Achievement USA announced today the launching of its re-imagined JA It's My Future® program, made possible with a $300,000 gift from Emerson....


Sep 20, 2018, 11:00 ET Scientists Grow Human Esophagus in Lab

Scientists working to bioengineer the entire human gastrointestinal system in a laboratory now report using pluripotent stem cells to grow human...


Sep 20, 2018, 11:00 ET J.P. Morgan and Blackrock Executives Join Tuesday's Children Board of Directors

Tuesday's Children, the leading nonprofit organization providing long-term support to communities, families and individuals impacted by terrorism or...


Sep 20, 2018, 10:18 ET Celebrating Female Entrepreneurs on National Women in Business Day

September 22 is designated as National American Women in Business Day, when we honor and reflect upon the contributions and accomplishments of the...


Sep 20, 2018, 10:15 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Unique Jigsaw and Magnetic Puzzles (PHO-2553)

An inventor from Buckeye, Ariz., has designed puzzles that are educational for children and adults. The patent pending LEARNING PUZZLE helps an...