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Oral Exam: How Much Do You Know About Dental Health?

There’s more to a pretty smile (and healthy mouth) than a twice-daily scrub with a toothbrush.

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The Bare Truth About Brazilian Bikini Waxes

They aren’t always safe, so don’t take it all off until you read this.

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Parents: How to Prevent Bunk Bed Accidents

Taking simple precautions can help you rest easy while your child snoozes on a bunk bed.

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5 Healthy Hygiene Habits Your Child Needs to Learn

Even young kids can master simple self-care practices — with a little help from Mom and Dad.

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Kids and Sunscreen: The Latest Advice

What the new rules are, and why

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Steer Clear of a Hot Car Tragedy

Each year, some good parents make a horrible mistake and leave their child in a hot car by accident. Don't be one.

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Kids’ Grossest Habits and How to Stop Them

From nose picking to nail biting to hair chewing, ways to help a child kick nasty behaviors.

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Heavy Backpacks: A Health Risk Too Many Kids Carry

An overstuffed backpack can lead to back pain, headaches and more. Here are smart ways to help your kid take a load off.

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7 Signs It’s Time to Dump Your Doctor

If you aren’t getting the health care you need and deserve, it may be time to move on.

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Applying To College? Clean Up Your Social Media Act

Don’t let a compromising photo or unfortunate post get your application rejected.

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Help Your Daughter Deal With Mean Girls

Experts offer simple strategies for getting female bullies to back off.