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Soda Pop Alternatives for Kids

Soda Pop Alternatives for Kids

Curb your family's cravings for sugary, super-sweet, calorie-packed beverages with these five substitutes.

August 2010
When is it Time to Stop Breastfeeding?

When is it Time to Stop Breastfeeding?

There's no 'right' time to cut off the milk supply to baby – but here, experts weigh in on making the right choice for you.

August 2010
Medical Testing on Kids

Medical Testing on Kids

It's a scary proposition to allow your child to participate in a medical treatment study, but experts say it's also an opportunity.

August 2010
Playground Exercises for Mom

Playground Exercises for Mom

No need to be a spectator: Parents can get in shape while the kids are sliding and swinging at the local playground.

August 2010
Boosting Your Child's Self-Esteem

Boosting Your Child's Self-Esteem

There'’s no special pill for giving a kid confidence, but here's a prescription for fostering a can-do attitude.

July 2010
Metro Parent's 2010 Mom-Approved Docs

Metro Parent's 2010 Mom-Approved Docs

The top doctors in southeastern Michigan in 2010 – according to local moms and dads.

July 2010
Improving Teens' Sleep Habits

Improving Teens' Sleep Habits

Discover realistic tips to help increase the quality and quantity of tween and teen sleeping schedules.

June 2010
Dealing with Canker Sores

Dealing with Canker Sores

What causes them, what are they – and what can families do when this mouth menace strikes kids or parents?

May 2010
How to Make Your Family Happier

How to Make Your Family Happier

Looking for family joy? Try these six realistic, everyday tips from 'positive psychologist' Tal Beh-Shahar.

May 2010
Gunk and Germs: Good for Kids?

Gunk and Germs: Good for Kids?

A little dirt and grime can actually be healthy for children. Here's a look at why disinfecting everything isn't the best parenting strategy!

May 2010
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