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Domestic Violence: The Leading Cause of Injury to Women

Domestic Violence: The Leading Cause of Injury to Women – Did you know that domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women? It happens more than car accidents and muggings! October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and we’re sharing the tips on how you can watch out for the signs of domestic …

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Ohio’s Parents Bill of Rights Act

Ohio Representative Sara Carruthers is pushing her new ‘Parents Bill of Rights Act’ that she says would ensure public schools are transparent with parents on how they educate their children. Carruthers notes the legislation may have a name similar to more restrictive bills across the country, but this one is different. Supporters of the bill …

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Foster. Adopt. Help a Child in Need!

Foster. Adopt. Help a Child in Need! – Ohio ranks in the bottom ten percent of U.S. child welfare outcomes. (Measuring Transformation Report Final, cdfohio.org) The need for these children in foster care to find a loving, supportive home is overwhelming! Become a foster parent with the help of our friends at COAD4Kids – New …

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Nearly Half of Kids Aren’t Buckled In Correctly – Here’s The Fix

Nearly Half of Kids Aren’t Buckled In Correctly – Here’s The Fix – This week, we celebrate National Child Passenger Safety week by sharing information about free car seat checks at the Tuscarawas County Health Department! Find out how to make your appointment right here on Newsymom!

The Difficult Conversation about our Children’s Weight.

With September being National Childhood Obesity Awareness month it is essential to stay vigilant of what children are taking into their bodies nutritionally. Monitoring and talking about weight with children can lead to a lifetime of health consequences if obesity becomes an issue in a child. Read on to learn more about why it is …

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Get Paid While Getting Your Child Development Associate

Get Paid While Getting Your Child Development Associate – COAD4Kids – New Philadelphia has a program where you could be getting paid while going to classes to obtain your Child Development Associate! Learn more about this benefit right here on Newsymom!