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Foot Pain and Youth Athletes

“My feet hurt!” This is not an uncommon complaint in youth athletes of all different sports. Most kids that participate ...

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Mental Illness in Kids: What Parents Should Know

Did you know that 50% of mental disorders that might occur during a person’s life happen before the age of ...

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To CBD or not to CBD for Kids

To CBD or not to CBD, that is the question. And that is the question I have been asked with ...

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Paws to Teach

Children are bitten by dogs more than any other age group. That’s why it’s important to teach them how to ...

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How Does Your Garden Grow?

Robert Paulson, groundskeeping supervisor at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, explains how to grow a garden at home. ...

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Help Teens Cope with Isolation

Show your sons and daughters they are not alone. The pandemic made socializing difficult for many people. Teenagers, in particular ...

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But Grandma Said So!

Sometimes grandparents may spoil their grandkids a little too much, perhaps to the point where it strains the relationship between ...

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Buckle Up, Baby!

Car seat safety can reduce your child’s risk of injury in an accident by up to 82 percent. ...

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An Opponent Like No Other

Focusing too much on shedding weight to improve performance on the field or court can have major health consequences for ...