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Recruit your little chefs to help you make this year's holiday feast. Metro Parent's kids holiday menu offers six yummy recipes to get them involved.
Learn more about what being transgender is, recommended treatments and other information you need to know about raising a transgender child.
A top physician at Children's Hospital of Michigan explains the norovirus stomach bug, how it spreads and the signs your child should be seen by a doctor.
There's no shame in souping up store-bought biscuits for a yummy holiday side. Save time, and get your kids involved, with these savory pull-apart rolls.
Chocolate and peanut butter collide for this tasty treat. Try out our no-bake peanut butter buckeyes recipe that your kids can help you make.
A side that looks like a dessert? We're all about it. Get the scoop on making a batch of mashed potatoes ice cream with your kids this holiday season.
Many young athletes who play football, lacrosse and similar sports have had at least one concussion, the University of Michigan reports. What are the signs – and how can concussions be avoided?
Chris Tidwell, CEO of local toy company Magformers, explains why smart shoppers stick to local stores and ditch the online checkout this time of year.
Acupuncture at VCA Animal Hospitals Offers a Holistic Treatment Option for Ailing PetsChristina Clark -
Acupuncture has a history of helping sick people, but did you know it could help your pets, too? Find out how and where you can get this treatment for your fluffy friend.
AirTime Trampoline & Game Park Offers a Fun Time with a Focus on Safety and CommunityChristina Clark -
Looking to plan your next birthday or family game night? Look no further. This Michigan-based park offers plenty of high-flying fun for all ages and is dedicated to giving back to locals.
Do I really need to see a doctor every year? Is this symptom normal? An expert from the DMC Medical Group answers men’s common questions.
Research shows kids benefit long-term from high-quality early childhood education. Experts from Cranbrook Schools weigh in on why it's so valuable.