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Five Fabulous Life Lessons Kids Learn from The Ohmies

Five Fabulous Life Lessons Kids Learn from The Ohmies

Kiddie musical theater troupe The Ohmies expertly pack valuable life lessons and healthy tips into each performance in the form of dancing, tumbling, yoga, stretching, and colorful costumes. Check out our list of the important lessons kids can take away from an Ohmies performance after they boogie down on the yoga mat.

Dental Advice for Kids

Dental Advice for Kids

Read on for expert dental advice to keep your kids smiling bright. Local dentists and orthodontists answer various questions from parents.

What To Do if Your Child Has a Sprain, Broken Bone, or Growing Pains

What To Do if Your Child Has a Sprain, Broken Bone, or Growing Pains

Check out these helpful reference points from Dr. Miriam Stoppard for what to do if your child has a sprain, broken bone, or uncomfortable growing pains.

Ask the Experts: How Can I Keep My Child Physically Active During the School Year?

Ask the Experts: How Can I Keep My Child Physically Active During the School Year?

Keith and Jyl Camhi, founders of the children's gym Great Play, offer parents five easy ways to keep their kids active during the school year, from simply turning off the TV to making fitness a family effort. Read on for their advice.

Homemade Kale Chips Recipe from Weelicious.com

Homemade Kale Chips Recipe from Weelicious.com

Try baking these delicious and healthy homemade kales chips for your kids rather than potato chips...even sweet potato and carrot chips would work!

Chocolate Tofu Pudding Recipe from Weelicious.com

Chocolate Tofu Pudding Recipe from Weelicious.com

Kids will never realize there’s protein-packed tofu in this chocolate pudding recipe from Weelicious.com

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.

Maintaining Friendships During Motherhood

Maintaining Friendships During Motherhood

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.




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