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U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

U.S. to reunite only half of young migrant children by Tuesday…

Published 09/07/2018

SAN DIEGO/WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - The U.S. government is struggling to reunite immigrant families it separated at the border with Mexico and only about half [more…]

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

U.S. seeks court guidance on deadlines to reunite migrant families

Published 06/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is seeking guidance from a federal court over its efforts to reunite migrant parents and their children before court-imposed [more…]

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

U.S. moving some detained migrant parents closer to their children

Published 05/07/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is moving some migrant parents to detention sites closer to the young children they were separated from while crossing [more…]

U.S. official says agency did not lose immigrant children

U.S. official says agency did not lose immigrant children

Published 29/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Over 1,500 immigrant children who have entered the United States unaccompanied are not “lost,” as Senate testimony by an administration official in [more…]

New York City’s window guard policy tied to fewer falls and deaths

New York City’s window guard policy tied to fewer falls and deaths

Published 26/04/2018

(Reuters Health) - New York City’s window guard rule, which requires building owners to install window-limiting devices in apartments with children under age 10, has [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. memo weakens guidelines for protecting immigrant child

Exclusive: U.S. memo weakens guidelines for protecting immigrant child

Published 23/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, in Brownsville, Texas June 18, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Gay/Pool/File [more…]

U.S. House approves funding for children`s healthcare program

U.S. House approves funding for children`s healthcare program

Published 03/11/2017

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to continue a federal insurance program for millions of lower-income children and pregnant women, but with an ongoing funding battle it could be weeks before the program gets more money. [more…]

Proper tools may help prevent medicine errors at home

Proper tools may help prevent medicine errors at home

Published 04/07/2017

A person holds pharmaceutical tablets and capsules in this picture illustration taken in Ljubljana September 18, 2013. Picture taken September 18. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

By Shereen Lehman(Reuters Health) - Providing parents with picture-based instructions - and with dosing tools that closely match the amount of medica

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Another reason bedtime matters for preschoolers

Another reason bedtime matters for preschoolers

Published 10/05/2017

By Lisa RapaportLittle kids who have a consistent bedtime routine and limited screen time may get better at regulating their emotions, a recent study

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Daily glass of pure fruit juice doesn’t cause weight gain in kids

Daily glass of pure fruit juice doesn’t cause weight gain in kids

Published 23/03/2017

By Lisa Rapaport(Reuters Health) - Children who drink one serving of 100 percent fruit juice a day don’t appear to gain significantly more weight tha

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