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Have You Seen This? Boy is adorable emotional roller coaster after shots

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 10th - 2:04pm

Being a brave boy certainly has its up and downs.

Pediatricians strengthen stance against spanking kids

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Nov 6th - 1:46pm

The American Academy of Pediatrics has hardened its stance against spanking children as a form of parental discipline.

Childhood anxiety: How Utah schools are addressing rising mental health challenges

Deanie Wimmer, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 6th - 11:03am

The first day of school brought some challenges for Valerie Norton’s daughter. The third grader, who had never before demonstrated signs of anxiety, began having daily meltdowns.

Waiting a year between pregnancies lowers health risks, study says

Naomi Thomas, CNN  |  Posted Nov 4th - 7:56pm

Women and their babies face health risks when there's less than 12 months between the birth of one child and the conception of the next, according to a new study.

Utah has highest ratio of trick-or-treaters; DC has lowest

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 29th - 1:38pm

Better get the candy ready, Utah. The Beehive State has the largest share of children of trick-or-treating age this Halloween.

Orem woman has baby in middle of American Fork intersection

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 29th - 8:21am

“As we were driving we were praying out loud, ‘we need angels,’” a teary-eyed new mom recalled. Her baby was born in an intersection in American Fork Friday.

A tired dad and his hungry infant led to a radical new baby bottle

Parija Kavilanz, CNN Business Photographs By Mike Belleme for CNN  |  Posted Oct 27th - 8:18pm

It was the middle of the night and Ayal Lanternari was rushing to warm up refrigerated breast milk for his three-month-old baby.

5 tips for a healthier, happier Halloween

Rose Mattson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 25th - 8:32pm

Halloween is almost here and as a parent, you might be thinking, "How can I make sure my children make healthy decisions with all their candy while still allowing them to enjoy this holiday?" Here are five tips for a healthier Halloween

Woman saves husband who emerges from coma to see son's birth

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 24th - 11:17am

A Minnesota man awoke from a medically-induced coma just in time for the birth of his son after his wife, at 39 weeks pregnant, saved him from cardiac arrest.

Puppeteer who played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' retiring

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 10:33am

The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on "Sesame Street" is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show.

'Pack your patience': UDOT shares tips to keep drivers safe during fall break road trips

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 16th - 8:02pm

Many families are packing their suitcases, hitting the road, and heading for warmer weather over fall break. The Utah Department of Transportation has a few suggestions to help drivers stay safe while traveling.

5-month-old (with parents' help) attempts to become youngest person to visit all 50 states

Faith Karimi, CNN  |  Posted Oct 16th - 7:36pm

Harper Yeats dipped her tiny toes in the ocean for the first time in Charleston, South Carolina. She tasted her first solid food in Anchorage, Alaska. On Thursday, she'll mark yet another travel milestone with a stop in Vermont: She'll have visited all 50 states of the USA.

127 cases of polio-like illness under investigation, CDC says

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted Oct 16th - 3:15pm

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has received reports of 127 patients under investigation for acute flaccid myelitis this year. Of these, 62 have been confirmed by the CDC, and the remainder continue to be investigated.

Here's what you need to know about cyberbullying

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 16th - 1:45pm

Nearly 15 percent of students experience bullying over text, social media or other electronic means. And while we know cyberbullying is an issue, we don't fully understand its cause.

Audit: A quarter of Utah's needy families return to state assistance within 1 year

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Oct 16th - 11:16am

Utah's Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program spends more than double the national average on case management to help families become self-sufficient, according to newly released audit.

Lehi mother creates brace to help babies suffering from birth injuries

Ashley Kewish, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 16th - 10:01am

About 1 to 3 percent of babies suffer some kind of birth injury. However, a Lehi woman is working to give parents and babies a helping hand.

Utah boy shares reality of severe anxiety — on stage

Peter Rosen, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 16th - 8:22am

Oliver Kokai-Means, 11, struggles with an anxiety disorder – an all-too-common story, as about one in eight children struggle with anxiety. Oliver’s story, however, is unique because it takes a dramatic turn, ending up on stage.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is expecting her first child

Max Foster, Lauren Said-moorhouse and Laura Smith-spark, CNN  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:15pm

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is pregnant with her first child, the U.K.'s royal family has announced.

Great Clips of the Week: Army dad surprises Wasatch High lineman with senior night appearance

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct 15th - 2:29pm

Wasatch High senior lineman Damien Mellars wasn’t sure if his father David would be around to celebrate his final home game in Heber City.

Colorado sees spike in cases of rare polio-like illness in children

Nicole Brady, Kmgh Via CNN  |  Posted Oct 10th - 2:42pm

Doctors are reporting a rare polio-like illness in children is once again spiking around the country, including in Colorado. Acute Flaccid Myelitis is a spinal disease the can leave children with permanent paralysis.