Family

Navigating Cell Phones and Parenting
August 31, 2016

Kids and cellphones: What are the ground rules?

One mother shares her family’s experience regarding cellphones for her children.

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August 30, 2016

My teen is smoking: tips to encourage quitting

There are things you can do to encourage a teen to quit smoking. Being a nonsmoker yourself is the most important thing.

How to Prevent Burns & Scalds
August 29, 2016

Keeping the kids safe: how to prevent burn injuries

Parents must use caution throughout the home to ensure children do not get burn injuries. These tips are good reminders.

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August 29, 2016

How to tell if a child is being bullied

Recognize the signs and know what to do if a child is experiencing violence or harassment.

Kids and dogs
August 26, 2016

Dogs for kids: A combination of love and learning

Getting dogs for kids can teach them wonderful life lessons and bring the family closer.

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August 24, 2016

Not your mother’s birth control: teens and contraception

Teens now have more options for reliable birth control. Here’s a look.

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August 23, 2016

Going back to school can literally be a headache

The transition from summer break to classes can cause pain. Here’s why and what to do.

Understanding Acne
August 22, 2016

5 steps to managing acne

Doctors can help set the record straight about the misinformation on acne.

5 Benefits of Reading to Children
August 19, 2016

5 benefits of reading to children

Reading to your children is crucial for their development. Here’s just 5 reasons why.