Contact Us
children

children - Page 3

Mario Tama, Getty Images
Mario Tama, Getty Images
[

Why Haven’t Children Slept Well for More Than 100 Years?

It may not be news to you that today’s kids are deprived of sleep, but before you blame smartphones or computer games, consider this: children haven’t been getting enough shut-eye for more than a century.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
ohmeaghan, Flickr
ohmeaghan, Flickr
[

Can Praising Kids Actually Make Them Dumb?

The trend in recent years that led parents and teachers to boost children’s self-esteem by rewarding them for doing little other than breathing may soon be over, thanks to new research that says such actions are actually making kids less intelligent.

Read More

Category: Education Tags:
photo: foxnews.com
photo: foxnews.com
[

Parents Arrested After Duct Taping Their Young Children And Posting Photos On Facebook [Video]

I don't think they will be winning parents of the year award.  They duct taped their 10 month old and 2 year old's hands and mouth, and hung one of them upside down on a piece of exercise equipment.  Then these two idiots posted the photos on Facebook.  What?! 

Read More

Cooking Gluten Free, Flickr
Cooking Gluten Free, Flickr
[

Sloppy Joes, Poo-Poo Platters and More — Could Food Names Be Corrupting Our Children?

Parents must always be on the offensive to protect their children from the countless ways the world tries to steer them down the wrong path. But should parents be leery of the names of foods?

Read More

Category: Food Tags: ,
Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images
Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images
[

Arsenic Found In Popular Juice Brands

I remember the controversy when this first came up, but now another study is showing the same scary result:

 
Arsenic has long been recognized as a poison and a contaminant in drinking water, but now concerns are growing about arsenic in foods, especially in fruit juices that are a mainstay for children.

Read More

NBC
NBC
[

Boy Who Claims to Have Seen Heaven Pens ‘Heaven is for Real’ Children’s Book [VIDEO]

When he was four, Colton Burpo almost died of a burst appendix. Vivid memories the now 12-year old had of going to Heaven, sitting in Jesus’ lap, and meeting dead family members during this near death experience became the basis for the book ‘Heaven is for Real,’ which has been on the New York Times bestseller list for the past 52 weeks.

Now there is an 32-page illustrated children’s edition of ‘Heaven is for Real,’ which Colton and his parents promoted on ‘Today.’

Read More

Category: Viral Videos Tags: , ,
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images
[

Luke Bryan and Wife Admit Having More Kids ‘Seems Unlikely’

Luke Bryan just wrapped his latest headlining trek on the 2011 CMT Tour. Prior to that, he spent several months on the road with Tim McGraw, following that run with his own Farm Tour this past fall. Now that the holidays are approaching, Bryan will get some much needed downtime to spend at home with his wife Caroline and their two young sons — Bo (3) and Tate (15 months) — and he admits that balancing life and career can sometimes be overwhelming.

Read More

meddygarnet, Getty Images
meddygarnet, Getty Images
[

Panel Says Kids Should Get Cholesterol Tests by Age 11 — Health Check

In a country with a soaring childhood obesity rate, doctors on an expert panel appointed by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and endorsed by the American Academy of Pediatrics announced Friday that children should be tested for high cholesterol as early as age 9.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: ,
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images
[

Millions of Unneeded Antibiotics Are Prescribed to Kids Every Year

A new study from researchers at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City found that pediatricians write more than 10 million prescriptions for unnecessary antibiotics every year.

In the two-year study, 65,000 kids were profiled to determine the type of diagnosis they were given during doctor’s visits as well as the type of of drugs, if any, they were prescribed. The research revealed doctors prescribed antibiotics during one of every five visits.

Read More

Category: Health Tags: , ,
merfam, Flickr
merfam, Flickr
[

Why Sixth Grade May Be the Most Important Factor for Your Child Graduating High School

The latest numbers show about eight percent of American kids drop out of high school before graduating. Want to keep your kids from becoming a statistic? Then pay attention to how they do in the sixth grade.

Read More

Category: Education Tags: ,
Scott Gries, Getty Images
Scott Gries, Getty Images
[

Study Says Teenagers Are Bombarded with Alcohol Brand Name-Dropping in Music

In a new study published Thursday, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh and Dartmouth University found that American teens who listen to music hear about 34 name-brand references to alcohol every day — something that could contribute to teen substance abuse.

Read More

Category: Family Tags: , ,
Flickr User:  mrplough
Flickr User: mrplough
[

Tips On Baby-Proofing Your Home

Is your baby almost a toddler?  If that's where you're at, welcome to "Chasing Your Baby 101".  This is a valuable list, not only for parents, but your friends you visit, family members, and GRANDPARENTS.  Grandparents THINK they know it all, after all, YOU'RE still around, right?  But, it's always good to go through a checklist and MAKE SURE!

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kkcb.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for B105 Backstage quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive B105 Backstage contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.