kids health

  1. Well-being

    Childhood stress could be linked to skin cancer risk

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    Can what happens to you as a child affect your immune system and the ability to fight off cancer as an adult? According to...
  2. Tips & Advice

    Parenting Guru: When kids “catch” stress

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    David Code, Episcopal minister, father of two and author of Kids Pick Up on Everything: How Parental Stress is Toxic to Kids ,...
  3. Family Fun

    Get Moving May! Get on the road to family fitness

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    Everyone knows that inactivity and obesity are serious problems in our country.
  4. K-12

    How to survive baby's first illness

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    Caring for your newborn can keep you on your toes, but nursing your baby back to health can be nerve-wrecking without the right baby...
  5. K-12

    Is bottled water contributing to your child's cavities?

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    Cavities in children are on the rise these days, and a new theory from dentists and children's health advocates claims bottled water...
  6. Children's Health

    Is your child suffering from hearing loss?

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    Our technological onslaught of iPods, cellphones, TV and video games is a noisy one, especially if your child has earbuds to crank...
  7. Healthy Recipes

    Why yogurt is great for kids

    Yogurt is a tasty food to satiate your sweet tooth. It's both filling enough to satisfy and low-calorie enough to manage the...
  8. Children's Health

    Summer's best kid-friendly fitness gadgets

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    School's out for summer, and for many children it means lazing on the couch in front of the computer or TV for three months. Before...
  9. K-12

    My ears hurt! Home remedies for ear infections

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    The American Academy of Pediatricians no longer recommends treating ear infections with antibiotics in the first 48 to 72 hours...
  10. K-12

    How to help your tween lose weight

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    Childhood obesity is a dangerous and, unfortunately, a widespread problem.
  11. K-12

    Why do kids get sicker at night?

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    Is it just your imagination or do kids really get sicker at night? Learn why many childhood illnesses get worse at night, and how to...
  12. Children's Health

    Get fit kids: 5 ways to get your kids to be more active

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    Inevitably, spring brings with it thoughts of fitness, fresh starts, health and the looming bathing suit season. But it’s not...
  13. Children's Health

    The fall of youth sports

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    About 70 percent of the 20 million kids who register each year for youth hockey, football, baseball, soccer and other competitive...
  14. K-12

    ADHD: Overdiagnosed and overmedicated

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    Just because a young child is active doesn't mean you need to run to the doctor for an ADHD evaluation. In recent years, more and...
  15. Diet

    How is sugar hurting your kids?

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    Babies are born preferring sweet tastes, and often their introduction to solid food begins with the sweetness of fruits or grains....
  16. Tips & Advice

    Tips for visiting theme parks with kids on the autism spectrum

    Share the magic of visiting a theme park with your child on the autism spectrum with these simple tips. Plan ahead and hit the park...
  17. K-12

    Could the foods your child eats cause bad behaviors?

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    If you’ve noticed your child behaves differently after a vacation full of food you don’t normally eat or a birthday...
  18. Children's Health

    Living with autism: Now what?

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    For one out of every 110 children, autism isn't just a word they hear on the TV or a disorder they might learn about in school, it's...
  19. Children's Health

    Tabletop tantrums: Nutrition know-how for toddler moms

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    Good nutrition in early childhood affects all aspects of growth, including brain development, which in turn can impact success in...
  20. Baby

    How to trick your toddler into taking medicine

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    Whether it is antibiotics or children's pain reliever, it seems like your youngster hits the door running as soon as he sees you...