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Fun and Games for Car Trips

Ah, yes. Typical family car trip chatter. The kind that makes aggravated parents crank up the radio or pop in ...

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Halloween -- The Trick to Halloween Treats

One magical night each year, your neighborhood becomes your children's dreamland -- full of chocolate, caramel, lollipops and taffy. That ...

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Guidelines to Giving Medication Safely at Home

Medication can help ease a child’s aches and pains, but you should know a few things before you pop open ...

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Frostbite Prevention -- Bundle Up!

Cold days are here, and it’s best to know the signs of frostbite and what to do to help. Proper ...

Mom Docs

What Parents Need to Know About Opioid Abuse

For many parents of teenagers, myself included, the rising use of opioids is incredibly concerning. Questions such as what can ...

Patient Stories

Cancer Should Never Interrupt a Life’s Journey - Stephen Burrows

When Stephen Burrows was 15 and a sophomore in high school, he began having what he describes as blackouts when ...

Mom Docs

He’s Too Picky… Does He Need Vitamins?

Ideal world: An eager, hungry 6-year-old sits at his perfectly-portioned plate, with a vegetable, fruit, whole grain and protein – ...

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From One Mother to Another: 5 Things I Think Every Mother Should Know

Having children is the most wonderful joy a person can have. It can also be extremely frustrating and stressful. ...

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Five Steps to Better Parenting

As a parent, you have the responsibility to nurture and discipline your children. But don't fret—good intentions go a long ...