| Feb 11, 2011
| 10:59 AM
SAN PEDRO (KTLA) -- A mother of two children is speaking out about LAUSD officials placing her 6-year old son in a 72-hour psychiatric hold because he drew what school officials considered to be a "disturbing picture."
In an interview with KNBC, Syndi...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Q: I have father and son cocker spaniels, both born in my house and used to being together. The father is 12 years old though, so I know the time will come when he will leave us. Since the younger (age 7) has always been around his dad, when that...
| Jul 13, 2011
Your younger son is dreading his big brother's college departure. How can you help him cope?
Your younger son can be the guy you go to, instead of his brother, when you need someone to get something from the top shelf or if there is a...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 9:07 AM
NEWPORT BEACH (KTLA) -- A Costa Mesa fifth grader at Kaiser Elementary has one goal in mind, Sunday, to raise money to end doggy cancer.
Joe Fuller recently lost his seven-year-old German Shepard, Si, to lymphoma which greatly affected his life.
| Aug 7, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Some kids have separation anxiety when a parent returns to the work force. Author Shelley Hallier wrote a book to explain to children what happens whem mom goes back to work. Hallier stopped by the FOX 4 Morning Show to discuss her book Where Does Mommy...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:34 AM
Separation anxiety can hit any child at any age, whether dropping off your infant at child care, or your nine-year old at school. FOX 4 parenting expert Heather Waterfield is Working for You with some great tips on developing comforting rituals to help...
| Aug 24, 2011
A child's leaving for college is a major adjustment for both parent and child. After being a parent for 17 or 18 years, the departure of your child can be a mixed blessing. On the one hand, you are relieved of the day to day parental responsibilities....
| Aug 25, 2011
| 9:24 PM
The beloved children's book "The Kissing Hand" reads beautifully about the separation anxiety between a mother and child on their first day of school. "I'll Love You Forever" sweetly chronicles the love between a mother and child throughout a life...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:56 PM
Julie McKinney almost didn’t talk to us for this story.
Not because she was worried about what she’d reveal or that she was nervous to see herself in print. But because of what she might see: a picture of a snake.
McKinney is scared of...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 7:58 PM
Cell phones, video games, and computers: can you live without your gadgets?
The relationships you have with technology could be affecting your other relationships and you may not even realize it.
So, could you go just one weekend without using any...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 11:14 AM
Recently I went grocery shopping, and as usual, had three dogs in the car (the "Patty Wagon") -- doesn't everyone?
When I returned home, I left them in the car as I carried in the first load. Someone called with a dog emergency (the puppy threw up in...