The FBI rescued 105 kids from childhood sex trafficking and forced prostitution - some as young as 13. Here's what you can do to help vulnerable kids and stop human trafficking.
Question: I’m getting tired of making all of the food I pack for the kids’ camp lunch and snacks. Does the word “natural” on packaging mean anything? Are GMOs really bad for you? Answer: You are so not alone with your making lunch fatigue! The short answers to your questions are: 1. Not really! and...
Question: We plan on swimming a lot this summer in pools, and we’re going to the beach. I read chlorine is unsafe but maybe sand isn’t safer? Can you tell me if it’s OK to take the kids swimming? Answer: No swimming spot — whether it’s at the shore or down the block — is 100 percent...
Here's an easy way for kids to give back and make a difference this summer: join a virtual club to help fight hunger. Kids, families, and schools will find hands-on service learning projects and be inspired by the ways other kids are changing the world.
The American Red Cross has a free Tornado Safety App to assist those in the path of the storm. If you call **REDCROSS (**73327677), the Red Cross will send you a link to download the app directly from the iTunes and Google Play App stores.
One Million Babies Don't Make it Past Their Birth Days: Let's Keep Birth Days A Cause for Celebration
Around the world, one million babies don't live past their birth day. Here's a peek at Save The Children's new report about the State of the World's Mothers 2013, and a few organizations working to improve the health of mothers and babies.
Every year, about 7 million children under the age of 5 die from preventable diseases, and every two minutes, a woman dies from preventable pregnancy complications. In light of these statistics, the United Nations Foundation has teamed with celebrity parents like Jennifer Lopez and NFL star Steve Weatherford to raise awareness with a video fundraiser called the Global...
April is National Poetry Month. Youth writing programs are using poetry to improve reading and writing skills, develop creativity, and change lives. Here are three organizations doing just that, plus three ways to celebration National Poetry Month.