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Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

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Kids Encouraged To Draw Their Feelings Out On Sidewalk

Children are encouraged to draw out their feelings about peace at a sidewalk chalk painting event in Broward County.

CBS Tampa–09/19/2013

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Study: Children’s Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise

Children—like adults—are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.

09/18/2013

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Study: Obesity Surgery In Younger Patients Could Reverse Cardiac Problems

Researchers found many pediatric patients had hearts that look like those of middle aged patients. But after weight loss surgery, that changed.

09/18/2013

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Hearing Held For Disabled Kids in Nursing Home

Attorneys asked a federal judge Friday to grant class-action status to a lawsuit that says the state is unnecessarily institutionalizing about 200 disabled children in nursing homes and cutting services that would allow them to receive care at home.

09/13/2013

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Clearwater, Miami Distribute Free School Supplies

Officials in Clearwater and Miami are handing out free school supplies to children.

CBS Tampa–08/03/2013

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Children Jump From Car With Drunk Father Driving

Florida authorities say three children visiting from Ohio jumped out of a moving car with their drunken father behind the wheel.

06/04/2013

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Bill Will Prevent Rapists Having Custody Of Kids

Florida lawmakers have passed a bill prohibiting a convicted rapist from having any custody rights if the rape results in a child.

04/30/2013

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Mom Wrestles Alligator That Invades School Grounds After Last Bell

A local mother became a local hero after wrestling an alligator that had made its way onto the grounds of a local middle school.

03/25/2013

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Man Threatened To Burn Children, Home After Dousing Them In Lighter Fluid

A man is in jail after he splashed lighter fluid onto two children before threatening to set their house on fire.

02/18/2013

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