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No Injuries Reported After School Bus Catches On Fire

No injuries have been reported after a school bus caught fire in Berkeley County.

10/07/2013

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Two Children Dead In Burke County House Fire

Two children have died in an early morning house fire in Burke County. Fire officials say they were a 6-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother.

09/26/2013

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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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911 Calls Released In Slaying Of S.C. Children

A South Carolina woman who authorities say killed her two young children and seriously injured her husband crashed her pickup into a tree so hard the roots came out of the ground, according to 911 calls released Thursday.

05/16/2013

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NC House OKs Insurance Mandate To Cover Autism

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The state House wants to require North Carolina health insurance providers — including the plan for state employees and teachers — to cover the diagnosis and treatment of autism for children […]

CBS Charlotte–05/16/2013

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Not All Stay-At-Home Moms “Choose” To Stay Home

(CBS Charlotte) — For decades, the number of women entering the workforce has increased, however, more and more women are now opting to stay home after they have children. Originally, it was believed that stay-at-home […]

CBS Charlotte–05/13/2013

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FDA Evaluates Caffeinated Products, Wrigley Withdraws Gum From Market

(CBS Charlotte) — Less than two weeks after Wrigley’s announced the launch of their new product, “Alert Energy Caffeine Gum,“ the company announced yesterday that it was temporarily withdrawing the caffeinated gum from the market […]

CBS Charlotte–05/09/2013

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Pediatricians: Children In Danger When Sliding Down Slides In Parents’ Laps

As playgrounds grow crowded with children and parents enjoying spring temperatures, pediatricians are advising caretakers against the practice of sliding down slides with children in their laps.

05/03/2013

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Does Your Child Have ADHD Or Are They “Just Being A Kid?”

(CBS Charlotte) — Is it just me, or does it seem like an alarming number of children are being diagnosed with ADHD lately? ADHD, stands for Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and it is the most frequently diagnosed […]

CBS Charlotte–05/02/2013

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