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Preparing Your Child for Emergency Situations in School

Do your kids know what to do in an emergency at school? Learn how to talk with kids about school safety, from fire drills to medical emergencies.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Sports Nutrition For Kids

Got a hungry athlete in your house? Learn how to feed your kids to support their growth and performance during the sports seasons.

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Childhood Fears and Phobias

Fears and phobias are common in childhood, but if persistent they can disrupt a child's life. Learn the strategies and treatments that can help.

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Sawyer’s Fighting Chance: His Own Father

Newborn baby Sawyer battled a life-threatening liver condition for months until the most perfect donor was found and turned everything around: his own dad.  

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Preventing and Treating Diaper Rash

Diaper rash is common in babies. Learn about the causes, prevention, treatment and when to call the doctor.

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How to Help Your Child Take Medicine By Mouth

Teaching a child to take medicine can be difficult. But with the help of their caregivers, children can learn how to swallow a pill or liquid medicine easily.

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