Ana Manley-Black

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Guide to Long-Distance Caregiving

How to watch over an aging parent from afar.


Does Yogurt Go Bad?

Find out what that expiration date really means.

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How to Get Rid of Pinworms

One in five children get these pesky, contagious pests.

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Should You Wash or Peel Your Produce?

What you learn may surprise you.

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How to Get Rid of Lice

The best way to clear a kid's head is the old-fashioned way

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What to Do if Your Tooth Is Knocked Out or Broken

A step-by-step guide to help you preserve your pearly white in case of emergency.

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How to Remove a Fishhook from Your Skin

The best way to unhook yourself (and when to let the doctor do it).

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Think Your Short-Term Rental Is Legal? Think Again

What you need to know before renting out rooms on Airbnb, Vrbo and other “sharing economy” startups.

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9 Baby Safety Myths Debunked

Are crib bumpers, baby walkers and co-sleeping safe or hazardous?

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Wake Up! How to Become a Morning Person

The early bird catches the worm — and some important health benefits. Here's how to reset your clock.

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9 Foods to Avoid While Breastfeeding

Love peppermint, parsley and red chili peppers? Baby probably won't.

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MRSA: How to Spot and Prevent a Drug-Resistant Staph Infection

Does your child have a spider bite — or a potentially dangerous skin infection?

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Goal: Keeping Your Kids Safe in Soccer

7 ways parents can help make “the beautiful game” both fun and injury-free.