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How to Handle Your Kid’s Uber-Aggressive Teammate

Youth sports can be a field of problems for kids who just want to have fun.


10 Ways to Care for Your Pet on a Budget

Even if you’re broke, you can cut unnecessary pet costs without cutting corners in care.

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Another Study Finds No Vaccine-Autism Link

Finding held true even for children at risk for the developmental disorder.

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5 Tips for Swaddling a Newborn

Swaddling can provide comfort and security, but make sure you do it right.

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Swallowing Pills? Children Can Learn How

Five strategies were identified that help get the medicine down.


A Walk on the Wild Side: Keeping Your Kids Safe at the Zoo

Follow these safety tips when taking your child to the zoo so he can enjoy majestic wild animals without getting hurt.

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Is Your Child's Playground Safe?

Playgrounds are all fun and games until someone gets hurt.

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Signs of Heatstroke in Dogs and How to Avoid It

Don’t let your cool pup become a hot dog.

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Children and Screen Time: How Much is Too Much?

Keep your child's screen time in check by enforcing these rules and restrictions.

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How to Help Your Teen Get Enough Sleep

Too much homework, extracurricular activities and social media at night? Here's how to help your child get the sleep he needs.

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2 Vaccines Your Cat Absolutely Needs, and 1 He Might

A vet clears up a common myth about whether indoor cats need vaccinations.

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Autism in Teens: 4 Ways to Reduce Wandering

Many teens diagnosed with autism wander, and for some it turns dangerous. Here, how parents and others can lower that risk.

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When Mom or Dad Stops Eating: Anorexia in the Elderly

If your parent is wasting away, learn what you can do.

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Yes, Your Dog Can Get the Flu

Get the flu facts every pooch parent needs to know.

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Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

Efforts to keep childhood weight in check need to take home environment into account.