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Kids Using Rotary Phone Are Really Quite Funny [VIDEO]

Sure, it seems like every kid these days knows how to use a cell phone before they can even walk, but there are some simpler devices that leave them utterly perplexed.

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Is Texting Making Kids Nearsighted?

I noticed members in my own family squinting and trying to focus on the tiny print of their cell phones. Between computers, cell phones and tablets, these electronic devices may be taking a toll on both, our eyes and our kid's eyes! Optometrists are reporting that years ago, sixth graders would come in with their parents to get fitted for glasses

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Brooks Elementary School Growing Green Minds

Growing up, I attended many elementary schools around the country, but I don't recall any of them with a large garden, growing vegetables and such! But Brooks Elementary School in New Bedford is one of two schools about to cultivate edibles and young minds with the creation of school based gardens

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Soccer Passes Football In Injuries

If you asked most parents of school aged children what sport was most injurious, many would say football. But, in a new study of kids' sports injuries treated by ER doctors at Boston Children's Hospital, it turns out that soccer leads the scoring with ACL and MCL tears and breaks, according to study researcher, Hilary Levey Friedman.

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BaBomb

True Friendship Is Felt, Not Said Is The Video Of The Week

Whether we're talking about our loving animals or a fellow human being, nothing can take the place of true friendship, as you'll see in this video of the week that a dear friend sent to me.

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New Way Of Thinking With School Shootings is Fight Back

There's a new approach to school security urges kids and teachers to fight back with improvised weapons like chairs and books if confronted by a gunman!

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Little League to Introduce Drug Education Program

Little League Baseball plans to introduce an educational program for coaches and volunteers intended to raise awareness about the dangers of performance-enhancing drugs.

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US Court: PA School Can’t Ban ‘Boobies’ Bracelets

A federal appeals court won't let a Pennsylvania school district ban "I (heart) Boobies!" bracelets.

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WMUR

Dad Shoplifts While Kids nearly Die in Hot Car

This is my outrage of the week story! The father of 4 children, Jeremiah Hollenbeck, 28, of Lebanon, Maine, left his kids inside a sweltering car, with the windows rolled up, while he went shoplifting!

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YouTube

Kids Say The Darndest Things, Don’t They?

The great Art Linkletter's 'House Party' was an American staple between 1945-1969. Then, Bill Cosby helped revive 'Kids Say The Darndest Things' in 1998.

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