Before Michelle Obama, There Was Ella Jenkins

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Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Te'o Drama Is Telling In More Ways Than One

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President Obama signs a series of executive orders Wednesday about the administration's gun law proposals as Vice President Biden and children who wrote letters to the White House about gun violence look on. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama's Plans For Guns Put Focus On Mental Health Of The Young

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Some parents have worried that kids get too many vaccinations too quickly. A review of all the available research suggests those concerns are misplaced. Dmitry Naumov/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Schedule Of Childhood Vaccines Declared Safe

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When Is It Safe To Go Back To Work After The Flu?

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Dr. Tom Nary is the director of health services at Boston College. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption

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Colleges Try To Curtail Flu Risk For Students

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Health care reform should make it easier for many children to get routine dental checkups that are covered by insurance. Terry J Alcorn/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Does Social Media Encourage Violent Teen Behavior?

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Four-year-old Gabriella Diaz gets a flu shot at the Whittier Street Health Center in Boston, Mass., on Wednesday, the same day the city declared a public health emergency. Charles Krupa/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Many popular food games for computers and devices like tablets are actually "advergames", created by food manufacturers to market their products to kids. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Promoting Hinduism? Parents Demand Removal Of School Yoga Class

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