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Right about now, you’re getting the kids ready for going back to school, in all its glory. You’re shopping for school supplies, meeting new teachers, and getting them updated on important shots. While you may be already considering the...
Today, children have many pressures that they have to juggle in life. They must deal with their changing bodies, balance the stress of school, and still find acceptance with their peers. If they face problems with obesity as well,...
After a baby celebrates its first birthday, parents typically will schedule an annual visit with their doctor for the sole purpose of monitoring their baby's growth. Babies are weighed and measured, and then those statistics are compared to a chart to see how they...
What kind of pacifier should I buy? Find pacifiers with a shape your child likes. You may have to experiment a bit before you find something that works. Choose a sturdy one-piece type with a soft nipple and ventilation holes...
Colds and childcare are topics that parents have struggled with throughout history. The common cold (also known as an upper respiratory infection) is caused by a virus. Trouble is, there are at least 200 different known viruses, with new...
A theme park may seem like the most family-friendly vacation destination, but that's not always the case. Along with the rides, attractions, and cartoon characters come to life, you and your child might well encounter long lines, high temperatures,...
We never thought about toy safety when you found the toy treasures in childhood, however, we remember these treasures all our lives. This is one reason to choose your child's toys with care; the other is safety. Consider these guidelines...
Many parents face an eternal struggle when it comes to feeding their child--the struggle between feeding their child something they will actually eat, and feeding their child something that is actually healthy for them. Luckily, with a little research one can...
 Is a vegetarian diet healthy for children?Experts are still debating that question. Some say a vegetarian diet is fine for kids (in fact, the American Dietetic Association endorses vegetarian diets for all ages). Others worry that limiting their choice...
Lynn White, an assistant professor of research at Northeast Ohio University's College of Medicine, recently got a surprise when she tried to pick up her son's middle-school backpack. The pack didn't look unusually full, but it weighed somewhere in...
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