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In Vitro Fertilization May Be Risky For The Unborn Child
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IVF may significantly increase the risk of birth defects, particularly those of the eye, heart, reproductive organs and urinary systems. ... read more

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Distracted Walking Injuries on The Rise
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Distracted Walking Injuries on The Rise

Expert : Dr. Deborah A. Levine, MD
Is your child or teen so involved in texting or listening to their iPod that they risk serious injury when crossing the street? ... read more
Many HPV Vaccine Concerns Unfounded
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Many HPV Vaccine Concerns Unfounded

Expert : Dr. Robert Bednarczyk, PhD and Dr. Nicola Klein, MD
A new study reveals that the HPV vaccine has no impact on a young person's sexual activity. ... read more
Who, What, Why: The HPV Vaccine & Your Child
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Now available for boys as well as girls, the HPV vaccine is still stirring up controversy. ... read more
The Wandering Autistic Child
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The Wandering Autistic Child

Expert : Dr. Paul Law, MD
Are you worried your Autistic child will wander away? Many parents are afraid, and we offer solutions to help you cope. ... read more
Too Much TV Can Cause Social & Behavioral Problems
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The amount of exposure to TV for the average child is startling, and can leave lasting damage. ... read more
Are You Too Involved In Your Child's Sports?
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Are You Too Involved In Your Child's Sports?

Expert : Dr. Michele LaBotz, MD
Find out if you are, and learn how to break the cycle of helicopter parenting. ... read more
Feeding Your Young Athlete
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Feeding Your Young Athlete

Expert : Dr. Michele LaBotz, MD
Young athletes require may require a higher calorie intake than their non-athletic peers. ... read more
Trampolines Especially Dangerous For Young Children
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Most trampoline injuries occur when multiple users are jumping on the mat. Don't let your child be one of the injured. ... read more
What If Your Child Is The Bully?
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What If Your Child Is The Bully?

Expert : Dr. Joseph L. Wright, MD
What would you do if you found out your child was the school bully? ... read more

About Melanie

Melanie Cole, MS Melanie Cole, MS, is the RadioMD Director of Operations. She has a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology/Kinesiology.

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