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Child Abuse Prevention Month

Prevent Child Abuse -- Never Shake a Baby

Marisa McPeck-Stringham | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Marisa McPeck-Stringham

We both survived that day because I took a deep breath, put her in a safe place and walked away until I calmed down. Elijah's story saved us both.

We Can Calm Crying Babies: New Hope in the Fight Against Child Abuse

Harvey Karp | Posted 06.26.2012 | Parents
Harvey Karp

People tend to think of infant crying and colic as a parenting nuisance. In fact, sleep deprivation and the sound of crying babies are used to prepare the Navy elite SEALS to endure torture!

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Sen. John Kerry | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics
Sen. John Kerry

In our country, a child is abused or neglected every 36 seconds, and only 40 percent of abused children receive the services they need. The Protect Our Kids Act can be the catalyst we need to begin to speak out more effectively for children who cannot speak up on their own.

If You Suspect Child Abuse, Please, Say Something

Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mary L. Pulido, Ph.D.

No, this is not a terrorist alert warning about a strange package on a subway platform; it's for another type of terrorism: physical and sexual abuse of children.