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Vaccine Immunizations Your Kids May Need

Vaccine Immunizations Your Kids May Need

Henry Ford Health System Dr. Shehla Jaffery discusses different shots that might be necessary for your entire family.

August 2012
How to Know When Your Child is Having Growing Pains

How to Know When Your Child is Having Growing Pains

Henry Ford Health System Dr. Suzan Beydoun gives advice to parents on how to identify these normal aches in kids, and how to treat them.

July 2012
Kids and Poop: What's Healthy?

Kids and Poop: What's Healthy?

It's a messy business. But it's a key indicator of health. Advice to help parents get to the bottom of normal bowel movements in children.

July 2012
Healthy Summer Eating for Kids: Tips and Recipe

Healthy Summer Eating for Kids: Tips and Recipe

Kids' BMIs can increase during vacation. Here's advice for parents on creating a healthier meal plan – and how to make a quick turkey, spinach and apple wrap.

July 2012
2012 Mom Approved Docs

2012 Mom Approved Docs

Discover the best family health-care providers in southeast Michigan – in Metro Parent readers’ own words.

July 2012
Men's Health Simple Tips for Dads

Men's Health Simple Tips for Dads

The week leading up to Father's Day is Men's Health Week. We round up bread-and-butter advice for dad, from diet to stress to preventative maintenance.

June 2012
Which Kids Cereals Have the Most Sugar?

Which Kids Cereals Have the Most Sugar?

Froot Loops, Cheerios, Cap'n Crunch – a photo gallery of the top 10 sweetest brand name breakfasts that aren't exactly healthy for your children.

March 2012
Obesity Not Linked to Junk Food in Schools

Obesity Not Linked to Junk Food in Schools

Study suggests unhealthy menus in middle school cafeterias aren't related to unhealthy weight gain in kids.

February 2012
Sunscreen in Winter? Why It's Key for Kids, All Year Long

Sunscreen in Winter? Why It's Key for Kids, All Year Long

It's not just for summer. Avoid burns and protect your kids from the risk of melanoma with proper sun protection, whatever the weather.

February 2012
Women and Heart Attacks: Symptoms and Prevention

Women and Heart Attacks: Symptoms and Prevention

Hey, moms: What are the seven most common signs of cardiac arrest? Brush up on your heart health here with insights on causes and what to do.

February 2012
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