Back to school advice from Healthy Kids bloggers

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It’s that time of year again, we’ve asked our Healthy Kids bloggers to offer the best advice for parents to keep in mind as the... Read more

How can I prepare my son for puberty?

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Editor’s note: We will feature a blog post on preparing daughters for puberty next month. You know your child is going to hit puberty... Read more

New report: How does the well-being of Pa’s children rank?

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For the past 27 years advocates for children and families have eagerly anticipated the annual Kids Count Report published by the Annie E. Casey... Read more

Sleepovers: Keeping them fun and safe

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Summer vacation is coming and this can mean overnight visits for your kids with relatives or friends. These opportunities can provide a much-needed... Read more

How we all can fight the effects of poverty

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Last month, The American Academy of Pediatrics recommended that all pediatricians screen for poverty in children, hoping to reduce the toxic... Read more

Parents: Spring break advice to your teen

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Whether your teen is anxiously awaiting their departure to a tropical paradise or snow covered peaks, you may be equally anxious about their... Read more

What is the rate of child abuse in schools, rec groups?

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As a parent, you’ve probably heard enough stories about child abuse in sports teams and youth organizations to make your head spin. A... Read more

Talk to your kids about being safe on New Year's Eve

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Many families plan big celebrations for New Year’s Eve, and many kids may think they’ve outgrown spending such a social evening... Read more