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Keep your kids (and husband) healthy using our expert tips and advice.

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Parenting and Autism: A Mother's Learned Lessons on Raising a Special-Needs Child

Jennifer Byde Myers' work with autism, including taking care of her 12-year-old autistic son Jack, has taught her v...

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18 Things Every Woman Should Know About Menopause

Hot flashes. Sleepless nights. Weight gain. Intense crabbiness. You don't have to struggle through symptoms. There&...

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Checkup Checklist: Elementary, Middle School and High School Years

Give these topics some thought before your child's next appointment with the pediatrician.

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Your Guide to Taking Vitamins: Comprehensive Guide to Taking Vitamins and Daily Supplements

Science shows that vitamins are no longer a one-size-fits-all solution. Here's how to know which supplements you ne...

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Our Kids Are Influenced by Our Parental Food Choices

A new study finds that parents control 72 percent of what their families eat, for better or worse.

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Bone Health for Kids

Here's how to make the most of your tween's or teen's key bone-building years.

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No Body's Perfect

While it's true that tweens and teens come in all shapes and sizes, kids often feel they don't measure up. Her...

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Is Your Kid's Weight Normal?

Help your children (and yourself) maintain a healthy attitude toward food and fitness.

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7 Screening Tests You Should Never Skip

The most important health tests for you and your kids, like blood pressure, cholesterol, and more.

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Keeping Your Husband Healthy: A Women's Issue

Chances are your husband worries more about getting ahead at work or keeping tabs on the latest sports scores than he do...

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Concussion Symptoms in Boys and Girls

More than 60,000 high school athletes suffer concussions each year. If your kid takes a knock to the head, look out for ...

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Germ Warfare: How to Keep Your Kids Healthy

'Tis the season for colds, flu, and strep. Battle the nasty bugs and win with these smart, simple tips.

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