Family - Page 9

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How to Carry a Baby Without Hurting Your Back (or Wrist or Hips)

Learn the pain-free way to tote your tot.

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Doggone Leather: Will Eating Your Shoes Hurt Your Pooch?

How to protect your dog from his chewing fixation.

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Should You Teach Your Baby to Swim?

"Self-rescue" and survival swimming classes are trendy, but are they a good idea?

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Should You Buy Health Insurance for Your Pet?

High deductibles, excluded breeds and conditions — consider these before you shell out money.

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How to Stress-Proof Your Child

What parents can do to boost their kids’ resilience.

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Take a Load Off Your Child: 11 Ways to Lighten His Backpack Burden

Let schoolwork be the heavy lifting.

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How Should You Put Your Infant into a Shopping Cart?

The answer is, you shouldn't. Here’s why it’s a risky ride.

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Back to School Smarts

Keeping your child safe this school season is easier than long division if you know how. Follow these tips to make the grade.

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College Students: 8 Things to Pack for Health and Safety

Shower shoes, an extra eyeglass prescription — campus life is better with these near-necessities.

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In Case of Emergency: How Will You Get Your Loved One to Safety?

4 steps to helping an elderly, sick or disabled person survive a disaster.

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How to Prevent Dementia Patients from Wandering

Tricks and strategies for keeping your loved one safely planted.

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The ABCs of Food Allergies in the Classroom

Take these 6 steps to keep a child with food allergies safe at school.

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12 Ways to Keep Your Valuables Safe at College

Don't let thieves swipe your laptop, smartphone or gaming system when you're not looking.

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How to Keep Your Kids Safe at the Bus Stop

Could your tot ace a test on school bus safety?

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Keeping Track of Your Pets During a Move

Don’t let Fido get lost in the chaos.