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Differences Are All Around: Is Your Child Tolerant of Others?

Differences Are All Around: Is Your Child Tolerant of Others?

Whether it's a child's nationality or a handicap, is your child tolerant of others' differences?
Expert:Corinn Cross, MD
When to Keep a Sick Child Home from School

When to Keep a Sick Child Home from School

If your child wakes up feeling unwell, you’ll need to decide if they should stay home from school.
Expert:Corinn Cross, MD
What Can You Do When Your Baby Won't Stop Crying?

What Can You Do When Your Baby Won't Stop Crying?

Crying serves several useful purposes for your baby. But, sometimes the crying won't stop. It's unnerving at the very least, so what's a parent to do?
Expert:Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP
Is Your Child Ready for the Potty?

Is Your Child Ready for the Potty?

Using the toilet is one of the first and most significant skills your kids must learn. But, do can you teach them, or are they simply not ready until a certain age?
Expert:Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP
Teens & Sleep Deprivation: Is Your Kid Getting Enough Rest?

Teens & Sleep Deprivation: Is Your Kid Getting Enough Rest?

Sleep is vital to your well-being; as important as the air you breathe, the water you drink and the food you eat.
Expert:Katherine M. Keyes, PhD
What You Need to Know About E-Cigarettes & Vaping

What You Need to Know About E-Cigarettes & Vaping

One electronic cigarette can have as much nicotine as a whole pack of cigarettes.
Expert:Linda Reid, MD
Immunization Information for Kids Heading to College

Immunization Information for Kids Heading to College

It’s important to have a checklist for your college freshman’s health and safety needs.
Expert:Linda Reid, MD
National Children’s Dental Health Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Oral health is an integral part of the overall health of children.​ Each child has different skills and needs that can guide parents in helping him or her brush.
Expert:David Hill, MD
Home Safety for Children: Ensuring a Danger-Free Home Environment

Home Safety for Children: Ensuring a Danger-Free Home Environment

Safeguards against commonplace household dangers will protect not only your small child, but your entire family.
Expert:David Hill, MD
Marijuana Legalization: Talking About Pot with Your Kids

Marijuana Legalization: Talking About Pot with Your Kids

In an updated policy statement and technical report, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) reaffirms its opposition to legalizing marijuana, citing the potential harms to children and adolescents.
Expert:Seth Ammerman, MD
Truth About Soda & Your Child's Health

Truth About Soda & Your Child's Health

More and more studies show that too much soda is bad for children.
Expert:Corinn Cross, MD
Measles: Who Should Be Worried & Why

Measles: Who Should Be Worried & Why

Should you be concerned even IF your child is vaccinated?
Expert:Corinn Cross, MD
Baby Food: Is it Loaded with Sodium & Sugar?

Baby Food: Is it Loaded with Sodium & Sugar?

Do your kiddos eat commercially prepared foods? They may be loaded with sugar and sodium.
Expert:Mary Cogswell, RN, DrPH.
It's Flu Season: Are Your Children Vaccinated?

It's Flu Season: Are Your Children Vaccinated?

Flu vaccinations not only protect your child, but also help to protect the whole neighborhood.
Expert:Kathryn M. Edwards, MD
Measles Outbreak: How Can You Protect Your Children?

Measles Outbreak: How Can You Protect Your Children?

A measles outbreak that began at Disneyland in California has grown to more than 50 confirmed cases in multiple states.  
Expert:Kathryn M. Edwards, MD
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