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It’s OK for your child to pick his nose. Really.

I had a medical school professor who said, “It’s really OK to pick your nose, as long as no one ...

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Toilet Training at 3? Is it time to just do it?

I am in the throes of potty training my preschooler. I have already thrown away at least one pair of ...

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Sippy Cup Sagas: When to transition?

The first line on the triplet mom’s blog post read, “When did you guys get rid of sippy cups?” The ...

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Why I Stopped Buying Juice Boxes (The picture will gross you out…)

A patient came to my ER after noticing green slime coming up the straw from her Juicy Juice box. Her ...

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10 Easy Parenting Tricks to Keep Your Kids Out of the ER This Summer

Do your kids love crocs and flip flops and forget to wear their bike helmets and sunscreen? These common kid ...

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Goals, Expectations, and Summer Fun!

School is finally out for the summer for most kids. As the daughter of a teacher, this reminds me of ...

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Is online privacy for kids a lost cause?

The average American teen has 300 Facebook “friends” according to new data out this week from the PEW Internet and ...

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Swimming Pool Safety for Kids | Water Safety Tips

The weather is warming up, the school year is winding down, and I can all but smell the chlorine. Soon, ...

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Hookah – The Smoky Truth

A hookah bar just opened up down the street from me, and they have no shortage of customers. Even the ...