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They SHOULD Reinvent the Hot Dog!

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A lot of readers were outraged by the thought of the hot dog being reinvented so that it would be more "choke-free." But I say BRING IT ON!


DON'T Leave Your Child Alone with a Pediatrician!

Dr Earl Bradley

When we heard the SICKENING story of Dr. Earl Bradley, the pediatrician facing more than 400 counts of criminal conduct after allegedly molesting his patients, we were absolutely disgusted. State prosecutors have said there are 103 victims (so far) -- and that 102 of those victims were little girls.


Beware of Craigslist Crazies

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I love Craigslist, but it's got its share of crazies -- interesting crazies, who meet you to buy your old computer monitor and peel off a hundred dollar bill from a huge wad. Weird crazies, who try to nap on your couch before making you an offer for it. Scary crazies, like murderers, who find victims there. Here are my tips to keep you safe.


How Safe Is Sledding?

Young girl sledding

Nineteen-year-old Jessica Wantz died Friday when an inflatable tube on which she was riding hit a building. Eleven-year-old Chance Nash died after he hit a log or a post while sledding. How can we make sure our kids stay safe?


Johnson & Johnson Expands Scope of Tylenol Recall

AHN: Friday's recall was expanded to include some batches of regular and extra-strength Tylenol, children's Tylenol, eight-hour Tylenol, Tylenol arthritis, Tylenol PM, children's Motrin, Motrin IB, Benadryl, Rolaids, Simply Sleep, and St. Joseph's aspirin.


Toddler Severely Burned by Putting USB Cord in Mouth

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Denver Post: The family of a Longmont toddler who was seriously injured when she apparently put a USB cord dangling from a computer into her mouth, is encouraging other families to check their own homes for similar hazards.


Just a Guy Wearing a Helmet

family skiing

I went skiing this winter break and had a wonderful time. However, I couldn't get over the hypocrisy I often witnessed with parents and their kids.


TSA: Virtual Strip Searches for Kids?

New full-body scan technology is already facing opposition in Britain.