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France Just Made Spanking Illegal

Jan 06, 2017 / TODAY

Parents throughout France now need to think twice before spanking children who misbehave.


New Peanut Allergy Guidance: Most Kids Should Try Peanuts

Jan 05, 2017 / NBC News

New peanut allergy guidelines: Even high-risk kids high risk should try them, experts say.


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Baltimore's Children Say They Have Hope for Their City's Future

May 01, 2015

Baltimore's schools look to turn the aftermath of Freddie Gray's death into a teachable moment for students.

What Happens When Parents Collide with School Rules?

Apr 30, 2015

Some schools are trying to teach parents a lesson when it comes to such issues as vacations, lunches and dress codes. So who's in charge when your kid's life and the lesson plan collide? NBC national correspondent Craig Melvin reports.

Police Target Drivers Who Pass Stopped School Buses

Apr 29, 2015

The Department of Transportation says that 23 million children ride a school bus every day. Now police are using new technology to catch drivers who threaten their safety by passing stopped school buses.

New Guidelines: Kids Shouldn't be Kept from School for Lice

Apr 28, 2015

Dr. Natalie Azar joins TODAY to talk about new guidelines issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics, stating that there's no ground for your kids to be kept from school if they get head lice.

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