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How to Make Easy &  Healthy School Lunches for Your Kids: Tips & Recipes from Weelicious.com

How to Make Easy & Healthy School Lunches for Your Kids: Tips & Recipes from Weelicious.com

Here are a few tips on how to give your kids healthy (and economical!) school lunches. Easy recipes included from Weelicious.com!

School Lunches: Easy and Economical Tips from Weelicious.com

School Lunches: Easy and Economical Tips from Weelicious.com

Here are a few bonus tips from Catherine McCord and Weelicious.com on how to make school lunch fun, affordable, and good for the environment!

Homemade Strawberry Fruit Leather Recipe from Weelicious.com

Homemade Strawberry Fruit Leather Recipe from Weelicious.com

Send your kids off with sliced fresh fruit or berries, applesauce, or this easy and healthy homemade strawberry fruit leather.

Red Beet & White Bean Hummus Recipe from Weelicious.com

Red Beet & White Bean Hummus Recipe from Weelicious.com

Make this healthy hummus snack for your kids rather than giving them packaged dips or a cheese and cracker pack filled with unhealthy ingredients. This recipe uses beets to add vitamins—plus a vibrant color. Your kids will get a protein boost and you can serve it alongside carrot or celery sticks, healthy pita chips, or whole grain crackers.

10 Habits of Happy Couples

10 Habits of Happy Couples

Relationship expert Laurie Puhn, the author of "Fight Less, Love More," lists 10 tips for how to best mediate conflict as a couple.

Advice For Moms: How To Maintain Your Friendships

Advice For Moms: How To Maintain Your Friendships

Although it can be all too easy to identify only as "mom" after having a child, it's equally important to make time for the pre-pregancy you. Check out these helpful tips for sustaining a healthy social life with your single friends and fellow moms post-baby.

Free Back to School Shots for Kids in Westchester County NY

Free Back to School Shots for Kids in Westchester County NY

The Westchester County Health Department is offering free back-to-school immunization clinics in August, September, and October for children who do not have health insurance or a primary care provider. The clinics will be held at the department's Yonkers and White Plains district offices. Read on for details.

Vegan Berry Cupcakes Recipe

Vegan Berry Cupcakes Recipe

Try vegan baker and author of "Quick and Easy Vegan Bake Sale," Carla Kelly's vegan berry-infused cupcake recipe for a delicious warm weather, kid-friendly snack (or dessert!).

Vegan Buttercream Recipe

Vegan Buttercream Recipe

Try vegan baker and author of "Quick and Easy Vegan Bake Sale," Carla Kelly's delicious vegan buttercream recipe to compliment your cupcakes, cake, and other tasty treats.

All You Need to Know About Summertime Safety

All You Need to Know About Summertime Safety

The experts at PM Pediatrics discuss the best ways to stay safe from dehydration, sunburn, and bug bites during the summer.

Tiny Threat: Ticks Pose Serious Health Hazards

Tiny Threat: Ticks Pose Serious Health Hazards

Summertime is the perfect season for camping, gardening, hiking, and picnicking, but carries the risk of a tick bite. Read up on the diseases ticks carry, and what you can do to protect yourself.

NY Salt Room Opens in Brooklyn

NY Salt Room Opens in Brooklyn

Avi Hasson opened NY Salt Room, Brooklyn’s first salt therapy center, offering a natural, drug-free alternative treatment for skin conditions like acne and eczema and respiratory ailments like asthma, allergies, and the common cold.

WellU Medical Weight Loss Opens in White Plains NY

WellU Medical Weight Loss Opens in White Plains NY

WellU Medical Weight Loss, founded by Dr. Terry Ellman, brings physician-supervised, non-surgical weight loss and weight management programs for kids and adults to White Plains, New York.

Helping Kids Pediatrics Opens in New City NY

Helping Kids Pediatrics Opens in New City NY

Doctors Stanley and Elizabeth Jacob opened Helping Kids Pediatrics, a private pediatric practice in New City, New York, to provide high quality medical care to infants, toddlers, preteens, and young adults.

How Takeout Saved My Marriage

How Takeout Saved My Marriage

Laurie Puhn, relationship expert and couples mediator, recalls how an outing to get Chinese food was the spark that changed her marriage for the better, and offers advice on how best to communicate with your spouse about dividing child care and household responsibilities.

5 Reasons Why Sports Make You a Better Mom

5 Reasons Why Sports Make You a Better Mom

Avid athlete and author of "Run Like a Girl," Mina Samuels shares why sports and working out are important to a healthy life balance and how working out actually makes you a better mom.

Brooklyn Hospital Center Opens New Family Health Center

Brooklyn Hospital Center Opens New Family Health Center

The Brooklyn Hospital Center celebrated the grand opening of its expanded 61st Street Family Health and WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Center in Sunset Park on June 1.

Perinatal Care in Rockland County, NY

Perinatal Care in Rockland County, NY

Perinatal Associates opened its doors in New City, NY, this year, bringing the first medical practice specializing in high-risk pregnancies to Rockland County.

New Osteopathic Medicine Practice Opens in Larchmont, NY

New Osteopathic Medicine Practice Opens in Larchmont, NY

Athina Giovanis, DO, opened a new medical practice in Larchmont, New York, specializing in osteopathic manipulative medicine for infants, children, and adults.

New Website Eases Dining-Out Worries for Food Allergy Sufferers

New Website Eases Dining-Out Worries for Food Allergy Sufferers

AllergyEats.com is a guide to allergy-friendly restaurants across the country.

10 Tips to Help You Get Ready for Pregnancy

10 Tips to Help You Get Ready for Pregnancy

Are you trying to get pregnant? Check out the following tips for preparing your body for pregnancy.

New Technology at the Bronx's Rett Syndrome Center Helps Children Communicate

New Technology at the Bronx's Rett Syndrome Center Helps Children Communicate

New eye-gaze technologies at the Rett Syndrome Center at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore in the Bronx allow children affected by Rett to communicate with others.

Understanding Rett Syndrome

Understanding Rett Syndrome

Rett Syndrome is a rare and life-altering brain disorder that almost exclusively affects girls. Intense therapy is required to manage the disorder, but recent research presents reasons to hope a cure is possible.

FDA Sheds Light on Sunscreens

FDA Sheds Light on Sunscreens

The FDA provides some tips for protecting your skin during the summer months.

How to Help Your ADHD Child

How to Help Your ADHD Child

Does your child have ADHD? GenConnect.com's resident expert Dr. Margery Fridstein provides suggestions for how to help them.




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