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Increasing social media use tied to rise in teens' depressive symptoms, study says

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:01pm

Spending too much time scrolling through social media and watching more television has been linked with symptoms of depression in young people -- and a new study reveals to what extent screen time and depression may be intertwined.

Children in states with strict gun laws are less likely to die, according to a new study

Scottie Andrew and Doug Criss, CNN  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:22am

Strict firearm legislation could be the answer to a disturbing increase in gun deaths among young people, according to a new study.

Dad builds a real 'Field of Dreams' for his 5-year-old son

Mallory Hughes, CNN  |  Posted Jul 11th - 7:33pm

A father in Brookfield Township, Ohio, was approached by his son two years ago, asking if he could have a baseball field in the backyard.

Couple claims clinic implanted their embryo in wrong woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 10:00pm

A Southern California couple is suing a fertility clinic, claiming their embryo was mistakenly implanted in a New York woman, who gave birth to their son as well as a second boy belonging to another couple.

Australian gender reveal party goes wrong as car bursts into flames

Emily Dixon, CNN  |  Posted Jul 9th - 9:02pm

A gender reveal party on Australia's Gold Coast took a dramatic turn as a car used to spew blue smoke suddenly ignited.

In US 1st, baby is born from dead donor's transplanted womb

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 9th - 7:39pm

The Cleveland Clinic says it has delivered the first baby in North America after a womb transplant from a dead donor.

Firefighters urge people to take firework safety, precautions seriously

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 4th - 6:33pm

Most of us will be hearing the sounds and seeing the colorful bursts of fireworks in our neighborhoods. For those of you putting on the show, here are some reminders and safety tips from firefighters.

Mother shares story after son nearly drowned in neighborhood pool

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 4th - 8:51am

Many people are enjoying the holiday by the pool with family and friends, but if you're not careful the fun could end in only a matter of seconds.

What parents need to know about 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'

Dave Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 5:20pm

If the Fourth of July wasn't already the most awesome summer holiday, "Spider-Man: Far From Home" is here to kick it up one freedom notch. If you are not sure if this film is for you, read this article to get some content pointers.

5 ways to be safer online at home

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 3rd - 10:01am

Americans spend over 22 hours a week online. Nearly 18 of those hours are spent on their home internet. Are you safe?

How California made a 'dramatic' impact on kindergartners getting vaccinated

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 7:30pm

There are now five states in the United States that do not offer personal, philosophical or religious exemptions from school vaccination requirements: California, Mississippi, West Virginia, Maine and New York.

Passenger befriends 7-year-old boy with autism flying solo to visit dad

Michelle Lou, CNN  |  Posted Jul 1st - 8:51pm

When her 7-year-old son had to fly solo to visit his dad, Alexa Bjornson was a little worried.

Your dog's food may be linked to canine heart disease

Leanna Faulk and Amanda Watts, CNN  |  Posted Jun 30th - 4:14pm

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning dog owners of a possible link between certain dog food brands and a serious form of canine heart disease.

Summertime family fun without breaking the bank

Elizabeth Reid, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 27th - 7:33pm

Summertime fun with the family doesn't need to be expensive. Here's a list of more than a dozen ideas of enjoyable (mostly free) family activities.

How to make mealtimes more enjoyable for your family

Emily Fonnesbeck, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 26th - 8:30pm

Family mealtimes are important, but it can feel tricky to know what to serve, how to serve it, and how to keep meal times positive. Here are some tips to help you.

Idaho toddler severely burned after falling into roasting pan

Nate Eaton,  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:28pm

An Idaho Falls toddler is recovering in the hospital after being severely burned while visiting family in Colorado.

Utah records increase in home-school students

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 10:34am

Data shows the number of students home-schooled in Utah has more than doubled.

Coach Kim: Handling conflict more creatively

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Jun 24th - 7:00am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares some more creative ways to stop the nasty fighting in your relationship.

Utah's Primary Children's Hospital ranks among top in nation

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 5:15pm

In U.S. News & World Report's rankings, Primary Children's Hospital was recognized Tuesday as one of the top 50 U.S. children's hospitals in several pediatric specialties.

Infant formula sold only at Walmart is recalled because of fears of metal

Eric Levenson, CNN and Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:41pm

An infant formula sold only at Walmart was voluntarily recalled on Friday because of the potential presence of "metal foreign matter" in a single lot of the product, Perrigo Company said in a news release.