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Why Giving Can Help Get You in the Holiday Spirit

The holiday season evokes a spirit of giving as individuals throughout the country rally together to serve warm meals, collect and donate articles of clothing and lend a helping hand ...

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Seven Tips to Monitor Your Kids’ Screen Time During the Holiday Break

To help distract a child's attention while busy with household tasks, easy sources of entertainment such as the TV can be a tempting solution. With the holiday break quickly approaching,...

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Preparing Your Child for Anesthesia

Needing surgery is stressful enough, but when it’s your child that’s getting operated on, the concerns and questions can be overwhelming. Many parents also find that the most...

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After 3-Year Wait, Pediatric Transplant Patient Receives Heart & Celebrates Surprise Birthday Party

Seth Turner was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a complex and rare heart defect in which the left side of his heart was critically underdeveloped. After a three-year wait,...

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Recognizing When Your Young One May Have Vision Problems

Parents often ask me, “What age is old enough for their children to get glasses?” The answer is, “whenever your child needs them.” Typically one out of 20 preschool children has...

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How to Manage Pain During Labor

If you’re about to become a new mom or expecting a new little one to add to your cozy clan, you’re probably busy making preparations such as getting...

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Ensuring a Safe and Germ-Free Halloween for your Family

Follow these guidelines to ensure that your children have a healthy and enjoyable, trick-or-treating experience.

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First Day Back After Maternity Leave

Going back to work after maternity leave is really difficult. Here's my take on returning after my second child.

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