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Parents, it’s 10 p.m. (or 10 a.m.) Do you know where your children are online?

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 19th - 10:00pm

Police arrested 30 online predators in four days last month as part of a crackdown on cybercrimes against children in Salt Lake County.

'Designer babies' could be just two years away, expert claims

Jack Guy, CNN  |  Posted Nov 19th - 1:17pm

Genetically-modified babies are "highly desirable" to help protect people from disease and could be created ethically within two years, according to a new scientific paper.

Why we should stop calling it 'screen time' to our kids

Elissa Strauss, CNN  |  Posted Nov 15th - 7:51pm

Can everything from logic video games, to high adrenaline racing games, to Facetime with grandma, to wildlife documentaries, to looking at family photos, to ninja cartoons really all belong in one category?

These sports injuries cause the most ER visits among youth, report finds

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Nov 15th - 4:59am

While sports are an important part of a healthy lifestyle for young people, injuries can happen too -- and a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics reveals which activities are most likely to send a young athlete to the emergency room.

Utah's Herrin twins celebrate Orange Socks Day to promote inclusion for people with disabilities

Jenny Rollins, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 13th - 11:55am

Nov. 13 marks the first Orange Socks Day, and formerly conjoined twins Kendra and Maliyah Herrin are donning orange socks as part of an inclusion campaign promoting support for and inclusion of people with disabilities.

Moms: Here's how to curb sugar cravings while breastfeeding

Brooke Nally, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 11th - 8:01pm

Sugar cravings while breastfeeding can be intense, like “I need chocolate right now or I am going to have a breakdown” intense.

Scientists develop sensor to save children and pets from hot car deaths

Rob Picheta, CNN  |  Posted Nov 11th - 9:33am

Scientists in Canada have developed a sensor that detects and raises the alarm when children or pets are left alone in a car.

Utah company under fire for 'questionable' marketing scheme targeting pregnant women

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 6th - 7:01pm

A Utah company is making national headlines for what some say is a deceptive marketing tactic targeting pregnant women — but reaching lots of women who are not pregnant in the process.

Only children are more likely to be obese, study says

Sandee Lamotte, CNN  |  Posted Nov 6th - 11:03am

Only children may be at a higher risk for obesity than children who have siblings, according to a new study published Wednesday.

'Goodness and humor' celebrated as 'Sesame Street' turns 50

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 5th - 9:40am

Fifty years ago, on the very first broadcast of a quirky TV program that featured a bunch of furry puppets, the first episode of "Sesame Street" aired in the fall of 1969 — sponsored by the letters W, S and E and the numbers 2 and 3.

17-year-old BYU graduate credits his success to high school college program

Jenny Guzman, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 4th - 8:13pm

This Dec. 17, Spencer Jackman will be walking and receiving his bachelor’s degree in communication studies from BYU at the age of 17, having previously gotten his associate's from UVU's concurrent enrollment program.

MRIs show screen time linked to lower brain development in preschoolers

Sandee Lamotte, CNN  |  Posted Nov 4th - 7:52pm

Screen time use by infants, toddlers and preschoolers has exploded over the last decade, concerning experts about the impact of television, tablets and smartphones on these critical years of rapid brain development.

McDonald's is bringing back retro Happy Meal toys

Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business  |  Posted Nov 4th - 3:15pm

McDonald's Happy Meal might be for kids, but officially it's over the hill.

E-cigarettes aren't a 'gateway' to teen smoking, study says

Arman Azad, CNN  |  Posted Nov 4th - 8:49am

Vaping makes teens more likely to try cigarettes, but doesn't increase the odds that they'll become smokers, according to a new study that looked at more than 12,000 middle school and high school students in the United States.

The Leonardo, Vivint partner to offer ‘sensory-friendly’ day for kids

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Nov 2nd - 11:32am

It can be difficult to find activities for children with sensory processing differences. That's why The Leonardo Museum and Vivint Smart Home decided to create a monthly event they call Sensory-Friendly Mondays.

The Toys R Us relaunch is giving families something they can't buy on Amazon

Chauncey Alcorn, CNN Business  |  Posted Nov 1st - 7:11pm

Toys R Us is returning to select malls in major metropolitan areas this holiday season with what it hopes is an innovative retail plan that could upend how stores sell toys.

Bike helmet saved West Jordan girl's life, officials say

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 1st - 12:02pm

Officials say wearing a bike helmet saved the life of a 12-year-old girl who was hit by a van while riding home from school two weeks ago.

Should school be canceled the day after Halloween?

Colby Walker, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Nov 1st - 11:18am

Tens of thousands of supporters have pledged their names to call on Utah’s school districts to cancel classes the day after Halloween.

Utah has one of the highest rates of uninsured children in the U.S.

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Oct 31st - 9:20pm

More Utah children are without insurance coverage, following a national trend amid federal disconnect on health care policy.