The Flu and You

By INDYKIDS STAFF Illustrations by IVETTE SALOM The flu strikes each fall and winter. Hundreds of thousands of people go home to their beds or to the hospital with fevers, aches, runny noses and coughs. This winter’s flu was especially harsh. According to the Centers...

Your Turn: Kids Talk About Paid Sick Leave

A recent study by the Restaurant Opportunities Center found that 87.7 percent of restaurant workers in New York City do not get paid sick leave. This means that when they are sick, they have to make the difficult decision between staying home and not getting paid, or...