Several school districts in Southwest Washington have canceled school Wednesday because teachers are planning to strike.
For the first time in a decade, the number of parents who got non-medical exemptions from Oregon's school immunization program decreased.
There's a new, more accurate test for Down Syndrome. Oregon researchers say it's better for expectant mothers because it returns fewer false positives.
Mounting student objections to new standardized tests are creating tension with school administrators in Lake Oswego.
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Tigard and Milwaukie are the first cities in the Portland area to pass resolutions asking Metro to make it safer for kids to walk to school.
A look at some of the medical pros and cons of suppressing puberty in transgender teens. Oregon is the only state in the nation that will pay for children to undergo puberty suppression - if they're on the Oregon Health Plan.
An Oregon senator plans to replace a controversial vaccine bill with a measure that would keep options open for parents.
A group called Hike It Baby, which recently opened a branch in Salem, is encouraging new parents to get outdoors by offering a supportive atmosphere on organized weekly hikes.