Tag: Tweens

child-diabetes January 23, 2017

How to talk to a child about diabetes

Terms can be confusing. Here are 6 tips for easing fear for a child with diabetes.

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Children Diabetes

January 17, 2017

5 ways to ease the stress of a medical appointment

Being prepared and rehearsing are just two ways you can help de-stress your child before…

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Caregivers Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

melatonin November 22, 2016

What to know about children and melatonin

Melatonin can help reduce interrupted sleep. Check with a doctor before use, especially in children.   You may not…

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Children Sleep

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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Children Teens

August 22, 2016

5 steps to managing acne

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

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Teens

mononucleosis symptoms and treatment in teens August 9, 2016

Does my child have mono?

Mononucleosis hits teens hardest. A Vanderbilt doctor discusses how to handle the virus.

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Ear, Nose & Throat Teens

10 Fun Summer Activities for Tweens June 21, 2016

10 fun summer activities for tweens

Sometimes the simplest ideas make for the best memories for tweens in the summertime.

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Teens

June 9, 2016

Guiding special-needs boys through puberty

Helping boys navigate puberty can be awkward regardless of the circumstances, but families raising special-needs kids have additional challenges. Here's some guidance.

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Children Teens

June 8, 2016

Guiding special-needs girls through puberty

Helping girls navigate puberty can be awkward regardless of the circumstances, but families raising special-needs kids have additional challenges. Here's some guidance.

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Children Teens