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Jackson’s Story: Intervention Before Birth Delivers a Chance

In January 2019, Micole Hopke and her husband, Patrick, went for what they assumed would be a routine checkup of ...

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The Season for Business

Summer is prime time for kids to learn about the world of entrepreneurship. Running a car wash, lawn mowing business ...

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Safe Summer Skin

Sunburns or insect bites may feel like an inescapable part of summer, but both can be prevented. To protect your ...

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Connecting with Your Teen

Struggling to bond with your adolescent child? Learn how to strengthen your parent-teen relationship. Your child is growing up and ...

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Building a Solid Food Foundation

Transitioning your child from baby food to solid table food can be messy. Use this guide to establish healthy meal ...

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Protect Your Children from Going Missing

Losing a child is every parent’s worst fear. Learn what you can do to keep your children safe. An estimated ...

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Overcoming Separation Anxiety

If your child feels nervous about leaving home for summer activities, try some of these tips to ease her mind. ...

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Safer Swimming

Swim safety devices can help your kids enjoy the water with confidence. Summer has arrived, and your little ones cannot ...

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Think Outside the Salad Bowl

Helping children learn to eat healthy, well-balanced meals can be tricky, but Marilyn Tanner-Blasiar, MHS, RDN, LD, CDE, FAND, a ...