| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:56 PM
"They don't cry, they just die."
That's the chilling statement made by Dr. Wendy M. Gunther, assistant chief medical examiner for Virginia, speaking about infant deaths.
Each year, dozens of infants in Virginia die before their first birthday, nearly...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:12 PM
The Seattle City Council voted unanimously Monday to make it against the law to force a mother breastfeeding in public to cover up.
Councilmember Bruce Harrell, who chairs the Public Safety, Civil Rights and Technology Committee, introduced the bill from...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:00 AM
A public health advocacy group is calling on Maryland’s hospitals to stop handing out free infant formula to new mothers because it can encourage them to give up on breastfeeding.
Public Citizen says the distribution done by at least two-thirds...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:06 PM
BROOKINGS — Police in Brookings have arrested and charged a woman for reportedly entering another woman’s home and attempting to breast feed her child.
Brookings Police Lt. Derrick Powers says that a woman called 911 early Sunday morning to...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:02 AM
After we began hearing from state and local officials that they were noticing more babies dying from suffocation and other sleep-related accidental deaths, we knew we needed to dig deeper.
Lake County Coroner Artis Yancey was particularly concerned....
| Jan 13, 2012
| 8:45 AM
- An alarming 55% of all American women and 20% of American men suffer from some form of vein disorder. Whether it is unsightly, spider-resembling purple patches or bulging rope-like veins that protrude from the skin, veins can be painful, unsightly and...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Niki Zikmund thought she had done all the right things. She got plenty of exercise,
breast fed her children, did not smoke and was not a heavy drinker. She was careful
with her diet. In fact, she was a leader in the local Weight Watchers organization....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:32 AM
The timing was perfect.
A day after journalist Sarah Kelber launched her family blog “Homefront,” a major news story hit that was the ultimate fodder for a parenting-themed discussion.
The story on the cover of Time was about attachment...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:25 AM
5 - 9 a.m. Bill Leff in for Jonathon Brandmeier
7:08 a.m. Andy Shaw of the Better Goverment Association analyzes the Jesse Jackson Jr. situation with Bill Leff.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
9:35 a.m. Sometimes statistics are way off…...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:07 AM
Smith Elliott Kearns & Co., LLC
Smith Elliott Kearns & Co. LLC was named as a national leader in INSIDE Public Accounting’s third annual ranking of the nation’s largest accounting firms, the IPA 200.
INSIDE Public Accounting magazine is a...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:53 AM
There has been a spike of West Nile Virus cases in the United States this year. As of now, more than 2,000 cases have been reported, and more than 100 people have died, the highest number since the virus was first detected in the United States in 1999....