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Raising Kind Kids – A Popular Decision

What does it take to be popular at school? A new research study suggests that kids who are kind are ...

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Vomiting: Is that yesterday’s lunch?

It is 2am. I can see the clock behind the bed head of my crying 2-year-old. “What’s wrong?” I ask ...

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Kids and Divorce: Happy Endings are a Choice

It’s 10 pm on Sunday in the Pediatric Emergency Room. I walk into room #8 and repeat the same conversation ...

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What kind of milk does my child need?

Organic, raw, cow, almond, soy, rice, omega-3 fortified, breast or none? What kind of milk to you give your kids ...

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All Natural!

These days it seems everywhere I look I see the words “all natural”. I have to admit that when I ...

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Celebrate the Season Safely – Part Two

Earlier this month we shared some tips on how to deck the halls without creating holiday hazards around the house ...

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A Post-Newtown Call to Action: We Can Help

Yesterday morning, I visited the New York Times website to read the headlines and saw a table with the names ...

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Culture of Violence – Mom Pediatrician Responds to Connecticut Shootings

I just talked to my 3 and 6-year-old kids about the Newtown shooting. We’ll talk to our 8-year-old later today ...

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Talking to Kids about Tragic Events

How do you talk to your kids about tragic or scary events happening in our world? Even when children are ...