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How can you get your child in a 'growth mindset'?

Sarah Levin Allen, Ph.D., CBIS
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Can positive parenting help prevent bad behavior?

W. Douglas Tynan, Ph.D., ABPP
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Tips for families flying with food, seasonal allergies

Christopher C. Chang, MD, PhD, MBA, FAAAAI, FACAAI
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Button battery poisoning: What you need to know

Marco Lombardo, PharmD candidate, and Jeremy Tran, public education co-coordinator
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Healthy family recipe: Pasta primavera

Stefanie Weiner, RD, LDN, clinical dietitian, Healthy Weight Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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Making sense of food allergy research in the news

Christopher C. Chang, MD, PhD, MBA, FAAAAI, FACAAI

About this blog

“It takes a village to raise a child,” according to an old proverb, and it’s no exception in today’s world. Philly.com’s "Healthy Kids" blog is here to help with the latest news, research, and tips on raising a healthy family. Whether you’ve got a newborn or teenager, our panel of experts have you covered when it comes to allergies, general health, nutrition, sex education, parenting, brain science, safety, mental health, and more. And they do it in a way that’s insightful and easy to understand. Learn more about our contributors here.