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Goals for Personal Growth After Divorce

Goals for Personal Growth After Divorce

Divorce may be extremely painful, but it also forces a unique opportunity for personal growth. The very fact a divorce is occurring serves as a tangible indicator that something is very wrong which must be addressed. Issues may have been overlooked for years as couples settled into the comforts of marriage or other distractions of family life. The sheer jolt of divorce - being alone and adjusting to the single lifestyle - allows us to learn from mistakes, break vicious cycles, and become healthier and happier people.

The Heart-Healthy Diet

The Heart-Healthy Diet

Make sure your family is eating a heart-healthy diet - read up on some tips courtesy of Greenwich Hospital.

Strong Bones and Healthy Nutrition

Strong Bones and Healthy Nutrition

Want to maintain a calcium-rich diet for strong healthy bones? We've listed some tips, courtesy of Greenwich Hospital.

How to Stop Your Child's Mealtime Tantrums

How to Stop Your Child's Mealtime Tantrums

America's Dinner Mom, a New York mother and author of "Dinner for Busy Moms," offers strategies on how to beat your child's food tantrums.

12 Tips to Encourage Healthy Eating

12 Tips to Encourage Healthy Eating

Jeanne Muchnick, a New York mother also known as America's Dinner Mom, offers the following advice to get your family eating healthier.

Family Health: How Your Stress Affects Your Kids

Family Health: How Your Stress Affects Your Kids

The stress and worries parents feel may negatively impact their kids, according to a recent study by the American Psychological Association. Find out how to conquer stress for a healthier home.

Superfoods for Kids: The Nutrients They Need and Where to Find Them

Superfoods for Kids: The Nutrients They Need and Where to Find Them

Learn about the five key nutrients for kids that help them stay focused, boost their energy, and grow strong. Starting your kids on these foods early will help ensure a lifetime of healthy eating.

Preventing Sports Injuries In Kids And Teens

Preventing Sports Injuries In Kids And Teens

With children's sports-related injuries continuing to rise nationwide to more than 3.5 million annually, keeping kids healthy is a top priority for parents, schools and sports leagues. Despite the plethora of protective gear kids now wear for practices or games, their developing bodies are still vulnerable to injury. The good news is that there are many different things parents and coaches can do to help kids stay safer on the field or court.

Wanderlust Yoga In The City Offers a One-Day Yoga, Music, and Community Event in NYC

Wanderlust Yoga In The City Offers a One-Day Yoga, Music, and Community Event in NYC

Have you ever dreamed of doing the warrior pose on a pier in the middle of the peaceful Hudson River in New York? This spring, Wanderlust and smartwater have partnered to make those scenarios a reality through a series of one-of-a-kind yoga events held at some of the nation’s most popular venues. Each Wanderlust Yoga In The City event will feature yoga instruction by each city's top teachers and live music, all in a beautiful outdoor setting.

Fun And Easy Ways To Get Your Kids To Eat Breakfast

Fun And Easy Ways To Get Your Kids To Eat Breakfast

We all know the old adage: "Breakfast is the most important meal of the day." Nevertheless, many parents find themselves short of time or struggling to get their kids to eat a healthful breakfast every morning. These tips will help make the morning meal easy and fun for all ages.

“Roll Model” Campaign During National Bike Safety Month Helps Parents Put the Brakes on Child Bike Fatalities

“Roll Model” Campaign During National Bike Safety Month Helps Parents Put the Brakes on Child Bike Fatalities

May is National Bike Safety Month and as summer approaches, millions of Americans will climb onto their bikes to enjoy one of the ultimate warm-weather experiences. To help curb bike injuries and fatalities, AAA and NHTSA have partnered to remind parents to set positive examples that encourage children and teens to ride safely.

6 Steps to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back

6 Steps to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back

Melissa O'Shea, an NYC registered dietitian, shares her tips for post-baby weight loss.

Rachel Sussman: Keeping Your Sex Life Alive — With Kids

Rachel Sussman: Keeping Your Sex Life Alive — With Kids

Partners are likely to grow distant from one another when raising kids. Rachel Sussman discusses some tips for keeping the romance on track.

10 Steps to the Art of Being a Savvy Aunt

10 Steps to the Art of Being a Savvy Aunt

Check out these 10 easy steps to becoming a savvy aunt, courtesy of Melanie Notkin, AKA the "Savvy Auntie."

New York Methodist Hospital Seeks Volunteers

New York Methodist Hospital Seeks Volunteers

New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn is looking for volunteers to commit to 150 hours of service within a six-month span.

Sports Injuries in Children

Sports Injuries in Children

Sports are a great way for kids to learn teamwork and stay active, but it also means that they're more susceptible to injury.

Identifying When To Take Your Child To The Emergency Room

Identifying When To Take Your Child To The Emergency Room

Children get sick all the time--but when is the right time to take them to the emergency room? Here are some warning signs that your child's illness may be more serious.

Travel Tips: Food Safety On the Road

Travel Tips: Food Safety On the Road

If your family is among those that will be traveling this summer, heed these food safety tips from the American Dietetic Association/ConAgra Foods Home Food Safety Program.

New Study Pinpoints What Happens Right Before Teens Crash

New Study Pinpoints What Happens Right Before Teens Crash

Scientists stress hazard-detection training is needed to keep teen drivers safe.

Yale Fertility Center Opens in Westport, CT

Yale Fertility Center Opens in Westport, CT

The Yale Fertility Center, a division of Yale University's School of Medicine, opened a new location in Westport, Connecticut.

New England Fertility Opens Egg Bank

New England Fertility Opens Egg Bank

The New England Fertility Institute, a state-of-the-art fertility center that will celebrate its 20th anniversary this May, opened an egg bank in January.

Dr. Cass Burrell Opens First Impressions Orthodontics in Fairfield, CT

Dr. Cass Burrell Opens First Impressions Orthodontics in Fairfield, CT

First Impressions Orthodontics uses the latest technology to make each patient's visit as comfortable and seamless as possible.

Lice Removal Services in New York City

Lice Removal Services in New York City

Find lice removal specialists in New York City, Long Island, and the NYC suburbs, including Westchester and Rockland Counties in New York and Fairfield County in Connecticut.

Lice Removal Services on Long Island

Lice Removal Services on Long Island

These lice removal specialists on Long Island offer both salon and in-home services for kids and families.

Lice Removal Services in Fairfield County, CT

Lice Removal Services in Fairfield County, CT

These lice removal specialists in Fairfield County, Connecticut, offer both salon and in-home services for kids and families.




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