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6 Steps to a (Mostly) Tech-Free Summer

Between unlimited television and smartphones that go everywhere, screens can sabotage any parent’s plan to keep kids active during summer ...

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5 Things to Know about Kids and Diabetes

Diabetes occurs when a child’s body can’t process sugar from food very well. Here’s what parents need to know about ...

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4 Ways to Feed Your Family on a Budget

It may be tempting to turn to packaged foods or to the drive-thru when life gets busy. However, not only ...

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3 Tips for a Happy Pet Family

Pets can be a child’s best friend—and children can be great friends for pets. Here’s how to make sure everyone ...

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3 Steps to a Festive, Kid-Friendly Get-Together

Hosting a house full of kids for the holidays? Plan ahead to entertain guests of all ages. ...

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Teaching Your Child to Swallow Pills

Swallowing pills for the first time may be difficult for some kids. Don’t worry—most kids will learn this skill with ...

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Inducing Labor and What to Expect

 If you have a fear of being induced, you are like many other expecting moms. Fortunately, after learning more ...

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Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?

How much sleep does a teenager need? While there are individual differences, it is recommended that on average, adolescents need ...

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Pneumonia and Kids

Pneumonia causes more than 1 million hospitalizations in the United States every year. Still, many parents don’t understand what pneumonia ...