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March 01, 2019
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Spring Forward, Stay Sane

A Sleep Expert's Guide to DST

Don’t be sleepless this spring. Here’s expert advice to keep Daylight Saving Time from ruining your child’s sleep routine....more»
March 01, 2019
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Rainy Day? Let Them Play!


It’s a cloudy, rainy day and your little ones are restless. You look out the window, wishing you could send them outdoors to play....more»
March 01, 2019
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Monkey See, Monkey Do

Buckle Up!

Parents need to set a good example in buckling up when they climb into a vehicle. When a driver doesn't buckle up, their young passengers are also likely to be unrestrained, according to a recent study released by the American Academy of Pediatrics....more»
March 01, 2019
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HPV Vaccine Effective, Parents Not to Worry

A new study finds evidence that the cancer-preventing vaccine to protect against human papillomavirus (HPV) has been effective in a community setting in offering protection against strains of the virus and in offering herd protection since it was introduced 11 years ago....more»
March 01, 2019
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Hug More, Stress Less!

Whether circumstances are good or bad, exciting or stressful, there are several simple ways to improve emotional and mental fitness....more»
February 01, 2019
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Do Naps Make Kids Smarter?

When my children were infants and toddlers, nap time was a sacred part of the day – mainly because it gave me a much-needed break....more»
February 01, 2019
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Give Kids A Smile

February is National Children's Dental Health Month and you can help children receive free oral health services....more»
February 01, 2019

Many Teens Ponder Suicide

Suicide is the second leading cause of adolescent death, yet a recent study published in "Pediatrics" found many parents fail to realize their teenagers have had suicide cross their minds....more»
February 01, 2019

One in 40 U.S. Children Have an ASD Diagnosis, According to Parents

A recent study indicates the number of children on the autism spectrum may be higher than thought, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics....more»
February 01, 2019
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Data Shows Rise in E-Cigarette Use Among Youth

There's been a rise in e-cigarette use among youth, according to the 2018 National Youth Tobacco Survey....more»
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