Issues 26 April '17
Elizabeth Thomas, the teenager abducted by her former teacher, received abuse from her mother.
Children 19 April '17
A Texas mother was seen in a video burning her son and stuffing plastic to his mouth.
Family Life 21 December '16
Ralph Clarke, a 101-year-old man, has been charged with sexual assault.
Health/Nutrition 13 December '16
Prejudice and discrimination may have far-reaching effects. People who believe that they are being judged negatively or who are treated as inferior may have difficulty performing to the best of their ability.
School Age 27 November '16
Violence against children has detrimental impact on the economy, thus infringing on the rights of children is too costly to ignore anymore.
Infant 20 November '16
Attorneys volleyed back and forth Thursday afternoon when it was to determine charges against Heather Koon, an accused sex predator.
School Age 20 November '16
Parents are often caught in a fine line of petty comment and verbal abuse. It is important to know when and where to stop.
School Age 18 November '16
Campaigners say many incidents nationwide are being missed because police and social services have not been adequately trained.
Family Life 17 November '16
When children cannot safely remain with their families, child-welfare officials are obligated to ensure their well-being and resources.
Infant 3 November '16
Joshua Millinson, who died due to severe brain injuries, was given justice as his father, Daniel Sanzone, was sentenced to imprisonment facing a minimum of 15 years in jail.
Toddler 2 November '16
A Washington couple reportedly injected their three young kids with heroin, which they called "feel good medicine."
Family Life 28 October '16
An allegedly abused boy was concealed inside the closet for 3 years before his death. His siblings knew about it but were forced to keep their silence.
Family Life 16 October '16
Sexual assault victims, some if not all, chose to hide rather than speak up but reasons behind those were gradually revealed by some of the victims.
News 5 July '16
An abusive marriage is not healthy for the abused partner and their children. In any case, the wise option is to leave and start a new life.
News 9 June '16
Actress Amber Heard is currently in a legal battle over disputes of domestic violence against Johnny Depp. However, Heard herself was charged with domestic violence against her then-girlfriend back in 2009.
Education 8 June '16
Michael Roell from Sachse, Texas has been accused of indecency and sexual abuse by one of his special needs students.
Education 11 May '16
Reading provides both short-term and long-term benefits to children.
Health/Nutrition 23 March '16
Food and Drug Administration has recently released a statement saying that opioid painkillers should come with a warning about the risks that come along with using the medication.
News 23 March '16
To convince people that she was abused by her father, an Indian teen filmed the latest rape incident then brought the video to authorities as proof.
Health/Nutrition 8 March '16
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has found that nearly six million adults experienced marijuana use disorder, which is considered a type of drug dependence or abuse.
Parenting 14 July '15
A new study suggests that hospital personnel failed to conduct proper skeletal surveys on infants and toddlers with injuries associated with abuse despite the procedure's accuracy in determining these cases. The result shows that only half of abused children were evaluated for occult fracture.
Health/Nutrition 25 March '14
Adolescent boys who played football, basketball or both were about two times more likely to have recently abused their girlfriends compared to other boys, according to a California study.
Health/Nutrition 5 March '14
Family and friends - not drug dealers - are the most common source for abused prescription medication for the majority of abusers, a new study says.