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Are Early School Start Times Hurting Your Teenagers?

Experts say their brains are wired to go to sleep later and get up later. Here's what parents can do.

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Want Healthy Pets? Spay or Neuter Your Cat or Dog

It's not just good for the planet.

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Safety Flashback: Baby Strollers

In the 70s, we showed less restraint — at least when it came to transporting tots.

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Heartworm Symptoms and Prevention: What Pet Owners Need to Know

Do you know the right way to prevent heartworm — and how to recognize it?

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What Pooch Owners Need to Know about Foxtails and Dogs

If these weeds get into your dog's body, the result can be devastating.

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Guide to Long-Distance Caregiving

How to watch over an aging parent from afar.

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Is That Biofilm on Your Dog Dish?

Biofilm is the same icky stuff that clings to your teeth. Here’s how to get rid of it.

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Study Up: 6 Ways Parent Involvement in a Child’s Education Can Pay off

Would you get an A for participation? Here’s how even busy moms and dads can make the grade.

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4 Dog Training Commands Your Pooch Needs to Know

Teach a pup to obey these basic commands and he's less likely to get into trouble — or get hurt

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Pet Selfies from PetBot Can Make Your Day Happier— and Your Dog's (or Cat's) Too

Watch your pet say cheese.

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Protect Your Kids from Dog and Cat Worms

Eye infections from roundworms blind about 70 U.S. kids each year.

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6 Ways to Overcome College Homesickness

Plus, advice for Mom and Dad on how to help their student adjust.

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Goth Teens May Be More Prone to Depression and Self-Harm

But study findings didn't prove cause-and-effect, only showed an association.

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Lake or Shore Bound? Don’t Let Blue-Green Algae Make Your Dog Sick or Worse

These blooms can actually kill canines.

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Having the College Safety Talk

6 critical things to tell your college freshman.