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What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

The signs, symptoms, and treatment of Lyme disease, plus how to prevent it

What You Need to Know About Head Lice

What You Need to Know About Head Lice

Fairy LiceMothers answers common FAQ about head lice.

6 Reasons Why Me Time is Good for Your Health

6 Reasons Why Me Time is Good for Your Health

Taking 15-20 minutes of me time every day can reduce stress and prevent burnout

Handheld Screen Time Linked With Speech Delays in Young Children

Handheld Screen Time Linked With Speech Delays in Young Children

A recent study suggests the more handheld screen time children ages 2 and younger have, the more likely they are to begin talking later.

US Teen Birth Rate Hits All-Time Low

US Teen Birth Rate Hits All-Time Low

According to a CDC report, the U.S. teen birth rate is down 9 percent from 2015, a record low for this age group.

Mind Over Matter Health & Fitness Teaches NYC Students and Adults

Mind Over Matter Health & Fitness Teaches NYC Students and Adults

Mind Over Matter Health & Fitness brought workout alternatives to students at Brooklyn School of Inquiry this past school year. The company also offers trainers, classes, and boot camps.

Lead Found in Baby Food, Study Says

Lead Found in Baby Food, Study Says

A study from the Environmental Defense Fund found levels of lead in baby food across the country, however pediatricians say that parents should not too concerned.

Common Summer Health Issues

Common Summer Health Issues

How to avoid—or beat—six childhood health issues that commonly strike during the summer months

How to Talk to Your Kids About Drug Use

How to Talk to Your Kids About Drug Use

With changing laws and attitudes about recreational marijuana, it’s more important than ever for parents to talk to their kids about drug use.

How to Fit Exercise Into Your Day

How to Fit Exercise Into Your Day

As parents, our lives are crazy busy, so here are some easy ways to make sure you’re finding ways to exercise.

The Effects of Too Much Added Sugar

The Effects of Too Much Added Sugar

Consuming too much added sugar is detrimental to our health—here’s why, and what you can do about it.

How to Green Your Kids Room

How to Green Your Kids Room

Simple steps to reduce your kids’ exposure to environmental hazards where they sleep and play

Are Your Political Anxieties Rubbing Off On Your Kids?

Are Your Political Anxieties Rubbing Off On Your Kids?

Danielle Lindner is a children’s book author and founder and CEO of The London Day School. Here she answers questions about political anxiety and children.

Baby’s First 1,000 Days: The Impact of Nutrition

Baby’s First 1,000 Days: The Impact of Nutrition

A growing body of research has shown the impact proper nutrition can have on long-term health, starting early on. But can the first 1,000 days really decide a child’s future, or is it a bit more complicated than that?

Interview with Yoga Instructor and Author, Hilaria Baldwin

Interview with Yoga Instructor and Author, Hilaria Baldwin

Hilaria Baldwin is a yoga instructor, health guru, wife, and mother. Her recent book The Living Clearly Method lays out five principles for moving through our lives consciously and positively.

Making Your Home Smoke-Free

Making Your Home Smoke-Free

How second- and third-hand smoke effects kids and adults, and how you can make your home smoke-free

Tips to Keep Kids' Teeth Healthy

Tips to Keep Kids' Teeth Healthy

Dentists' top 10 tips to keep your kids' teeth healthy

Dental Procedures Explained

Dental Procedures Explained

Your guide to various dental procedures kids may encounter

Infants Should Eat Peanuts to Prevent Allergies, New Guidelines Say

Infants Should Eat Peanuts to Prevent Allergies, New Guidelines Say

New guidelines say infants ages 4-6 months should eat peanut-containing foods to prevent allergies.

Fevers in Children & Common Misconceptions

Fevers in Children & Common Misconceptions

FAQ about fevers in children and understanding why they occur.

Creating a Safe Sleep Environment for Baby

Creating a Safe Sleep Environment for Baby

Tips to create a safe sleep environment for your baby.

Can Earaches Be Treated Without Antibiotics?

Can Earaches Be Treated Without Antibiotics?

A licensed acupuncturist shares how you can treat earaches naturally.

When Should My Child First See the Dentist?

When Should My Child First See the Dentist?

When should your baby should first see the dentist?

Nike's New Study Shows Muscle Fitness Leads to Strong Minds

Nike's New Study Shows Muscle Fitness Leads to Strong Minds

Physical and mental health are two things all parents want for their kids, but a new study funded by Nike has shown that the two actually go hand-in-hand.

Sabra Hummus Recalled for Listeria Risk

Sabra Hummus Recalled for Listeria Risk

Sabra Dipping Co. has voluntarily issued a recall of nearly all of its hummus products due to possible health risks.




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