Millions raised by Heart of Illinois United Way annual campaign
Heart of Illinois United Way has officially wrapped up their 2017 community campaign with a slight increase from the previous year. Throughout the year, United Way helps people all across Central Illinois find jobs, pay their bills and live a better life.
How watching TV during dinner impacts behavior
A new study examines which children and parents may be more likely to watch tv while they're eating. Researchers followed 220 moms and kids for several years. They found children who had challenging temperaments at the beginning of the study were more li
Mom's Minute: U.S. politics may cause stress for undocumented children
It is one of the most divisive political issues right now. U.S. immigration policies have passionate supporters and ardent opponents, but those who study child health and welfare say there are a growing number of child immigrants caught in the middle; children who may suffer trauma as a result of the immigration process. Jessica Sanchez has more. Sixteen-year-old Ana and her younger sister live each day in limbo. Ana and her parents are unauthorized immigrants; separately fleeing Gu...