Results for "Children's Health"

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Know the Glow: Your Eyes Can Detect a Rare Childhood Cancer
Nowadays our smartphone cameras are on hand for every one of our children’s firsts—from rolling over and walking to first words and first days of school....
May 06
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First Period: What Products Does Your Tween/Teen Really Need
You’ve had the birds and bees and puberty conversations, gotten shaving down, purchased her first bras and now the countdown begins to your daughter’s...
May 03
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Does My Baby Have Acid Reflux or Pyloric Stenosis?
Spitting up is common in healthy babies. It’s why we have bibs and burp cloths, right? But what if your baby isn’t just spitting up—they’re projectile...
May 02
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Use These 4 Proven Strategies to Help Teens Learn Accountability
If you have an adolescent in your life, you’ve probably heard them say, “It’s not my fault!” more than once. And maybe you’ve snapped back, “Of course...
Apr 21
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Could Sleep Issues Put Young Athletes at Greater Risk for a Concussion?
Your young athlete works hard in school and plays hard on the field, but are they getting enough sleep? While all work and no play can make Jack a dull...
Apr 17
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Hemophilia: Could Your Child Be at Risk for This Bleeding Disorder?
About one in 5,000 children, almost always boys, are born with hemophilia, or low levels of a blood clotting factor. These low levels mean the blood doesn’t...
Apr 15
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Does My Child Have Sensory Processing Disorder?
Have you noticed your child seems extra clumsy? Do they freak out about their socks and certain clothes? Do they react negatively to noise and bright lights? It’s...
Apr 10
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What Should I Avoid Eating and Drinking When Breastfeeding?
For nine months (or more!), you’ve carefully avoided deli meats, unpasteurized cheeses, alcohol and other foods that you just couldn’t stomach during pregnancy....
Apr 09
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Why Your 16- or 17-Year-Old Should Get the COVID-19 Vaccine
You might not see the value in vaccinating your 16- or 17-year-old child against COVID-19 infection. After all, young people tend to have few or no symptoms...
Apr 07
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Cystic Fibrosis in Children: 5 Things Parents Should Know About Treatment
As a parent, you want to give your child the very best start in life. But when they are diagnosed with a life-threatening disorder like cystic fibrosis...
Apr 02