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Expert Carpet Cleaning Tips for Families

Expert Carpet Cleaning Tips for Families

An expert, Ben Shemesh, reveals his tips for cleaning carpets.

Should My Child be in a Gifted & Talented Program?

Should My Child be in a Gifted & Talented Program?

Is your child highly focused? Does she ask a lot of questions? Is he a fast learner, and lazy in the classroom? These are all characteristics of a gifted child. A local expert shares more qualities to look for, and what you can do to help your gifted child.

How Can I, as a Father, Be a Good Leader for My Child?

How Can I, as a Father, Be a Good Leader for My Child?

Being an active, present father has some underlying benefits for your kids, including children having good health, performing better academically and socially, and having a good leadership role model.

What Is Edtech and How Will It Affect My Child's Education?

What Is Edtech and How Will It Affect My Child's Education?

Edtech is using technology in schools to help teachers teach.

Are Cavities Contagious?

Are Cavities Contagious?

Can cavities be spread from person to person? Marc Bennet, D.M.D., answers and shares what causes cavities.

How Much Radiation is in Dental X-Rays?

How Much Radiation is in Dental X-Rays?

Your child is due for dental X-rays at his next dental appointment. Should you be concerned about the amount of radiation? Adam Postel, D.M.D., answers.

Dental Emergency at School, Now What?

Dental Emergency at School, Now What?

Your child was involved in a playground accident and a tooth was knocked out. Now what? Mahnaz Khan, D.D.S., shares what to do in a dental emergency.

What is Applied Behavior Analysis?

What is Applied Behavior Analysis?

When a child is diagnosed with autism, he may benefit from applied behavior analysis. But what exactly is ABA and how will it help your child? We've got the answers here.

10 Things to Consider When Touring a Preschool

10 Things to Consider When Touring a Preschool

Here are 10 things to keep in mind and to look for when touring and choosing a preschool for your child.

What is Secondary Infertility?

What is Secondary Infertility?

Some women have difficulty conceiving after their first child. This is called secondary infertility. Paul Gindoff, M.D., shares the causes and treatments of secondary infertility.

How Can I Get My Child to Eat Healthy Food?

How Can I Get My Child to Eat Healthy Food?

Tips for parents on how to get their child to eat healthy food.

Finding a Nanny: Using a Service vs. a Website

Finding a Nanny: Using a Service vs. a Website

Should you use an agency or a website to find your the nanny or babysitter you will hire to care for your children? Depends what you're looking for and how you prefer to conduct your search.

What Can a Parent Do if Their Child is Reading Below Grade Level?

What Can a Parent Do if Their Child is Reading Below Grade Level?

What to do if you child is reading below their grade level.

When Your Child Should See a Speech-Language Pathologist

When Your Child Should See a Speech-Language Pathologist

Concerned about your child meeting speech-language milestones when they should? Wonder when you should take your child to a speech-language pathologist? Betty Aboff, MA., CCC-SLP, answers your questions.

The Risks of Third-Hand Smoke

The Risks of Third-Hand Smoke

Deepa Prasad, MPH, shares what third-hand smoke is, the health risks of being exposed to third-hand smoke, and how you can reduce your family's risk of health issues due to third-hand smoke.

How Do I Encourage My Child to Stand Independently?

How Do I Encourage My Child to Stand Independently?

Is your child struggling to stand up on their own? An expert physical therapist, Rebecca Talmud, PT, DPT gives advice on improving your child's motor skills.

How to Deal Effectively with Insurance Companies

How to Deal Effectively with Insurance Companies

An expert shares what you need to know to deal effectively with insurance companies, how to handle rejected insurance claims, and what do to to make sure claims aren't rejected.

Kids' Sleep Problems: Your Questions, Answered

Kids' Sleep Problems: Your Questions, Answered

Answers to top questions about children's sleep issues, including nighttime feedings, appropriate bedtimes, and cribs vs. beds.

Join the Teal Pumpkin Project to make Halloween Allergen-friendly

Join the Teal Pumpkin Project to make Halloween Allergen-friendly

Join the Teal Pumpkin Project this Halloween and help make trick-or-treating fun and inclusive for all the kids in the neighborhood.

Read This Before Your Kid Gets Braces

Read This Before Your Kid Gets Braces

Q: How can I decide which orthodontic treatment is best for my child?

5 Characteristics of an Ideal Nanny

5 Characteristics of an Ideal Nanny

Looking for a nanny can be a daunting task. Deb Crisford, founder and director of a nanny placement service in NYC, shares five things to look for when searching for a child care provider that's a good fit for your family.

When Should I Hire a Reading Tutor?

When Should I Hire a Reading Tutor?

Rhonda Boltax, founder and director of Keys to Reading Inc., shares what signs to look for when considering whether your child needs a reading tutor.

At What Age Should I Enroll My Child in a Sports Class?

At What Age Should I Enroll My Child in a Sports Class?

Mina Rochel Marsow, owner of Prospect Gymnastics, shares the earliest age at which it is most beneficial to enroll your child in a sports class.

Best and Worst Candies for Your Teeth

Best and Worst Candies for Your Teeth

Timothy Chase, D.M.D., shares the best and worst Halloween candy for your children to eat to maintain good oral health at Halloween.

Pregnancy Dental Concerns

Pregnancy Dental Concerns

Q: Are there any dental concerns I should be aware of while I'm pregnant?




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