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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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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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How Often, How Much, What Color: Your Newborn Poop and Pee Questions Answered

Newborns produce a lot of pee and poop. Learn what’s normal, from urine and stool color to frequency, and when to call the pediatrician.

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Helping Your Child Learn to Use Their Free Time (Leisure Skills)

For many kids, learning how to spend free time not on an electronic device can be hard. These strategies can help you teach your child how to make the most of their free time, or how to teach leisure skills.

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Bedwetting in Kids

Bedwetting is a common issue, affecting millions of children. Learn about causes, how to help your child stay dry at night and when to talk to a healthcare provider.

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Poison Prevention: Keeping Kids Safe

Did you know many common household items can be dangerous for kids? Learn all about common poisonous items, warning signs and what to do in an emergency.

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Pediatric MRI Sedation Frequently Asked Questions

Should your child have an MRI with or without anesthesia? Our experts answer all of your questions about anesthesia to help you understand what factors to consider when making a decision. 

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Millennial Parenting Statistics: Navigating Modern Parenthood in Today’s World

Millennials are rewriting the parenting playbook, ushering in a new era of open communication and emotional intelligence with their kids.

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When Do Babies Start Crawling?

Crawling is an exciting new development for babies. Our Lurie Children's expert explains everything that parents need to know.

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How to Help a Child with a Fear of Visiting Santa Claus

Some children might be excited to sit on Santa's lap, but others might be afraid and that's perfectly normal. Here are some ways parents can look out for their kids this holiday season.

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The Impact of Childhood Bullying and How to Talk to Kids About It

Childhood bullying is an all-too-common experience that can have both immediate and long-term, dangerous consequences. Hear from a mental health expert on what signs might indicate bullying, how to talk with kids about it, and more.

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