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18 Free Online Workouts To Keep Your Family Energized

Families looking to keep their families active during the COVID-19 lockdowns and beyond can do so with these free online workouts.

Tips for Your Daughter’s First Gynecologist Appointment

It can be tricky for parents to know protocol when it comes to that first gynecologist appointment. Here's what you need to know – plus special tips for dads.

EEE Virus in Michigan: What Families Should Know

Spread by mosquitoes, the Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, virus claimed the lives of four Michigan residents last year and is back. Protect your family with this advice.

Dad Wants to Pay Daughter to Lose Weight

One dad had 'genuine concerns' about his daughter's health due to her weight and is thinking of paying her $15 an hour to go to the gym. What do you think?

Loose Anagen Syndrome: A Benign Hair Loss Condition

In the realm of special needs, loose anagen syndrome may not seem so serious. But for little girls, it's a hit on developing healthy self-esteem.

Family Health Programs for Kids in Detroit

Families seeking fitness and overall health programs for kids in Detroit should check out these options in schools and the community.

Charter Schools in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Whether you live in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw or Wayne County, southeast Michigan charter schools are plentiful. Here's our list of options.

Healthy, Fun After-School Snacks

Keep your kids energized with these nutritious snack recipes including cucumber yogurt boats and a 'sushi' surprise.

Boll Family YMCA in Detroit Offers Families Athletic Fun

Looking for ways to keep your kids physically fit? Do it as a family with swimming, basketball, baseball, dance and more at this all-in-one downtown center.

Julia Putnam, Principal of The James And Grace Lee Boggs School

The Boggs School on Detroit's east side has been five years in the making. For principal and founder Julia Putnam, it's a dream finally realized, one she hopes transforms the community and lifts up Detroit.

What to Do with Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey

Hurray for day-old holiday food! Transform that bird into fettuccine, enchiladas, sandwiches, potpie, salad, wraps and soup your family will love.

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.
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Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for some family fun virtual things to do while at home or as things open up? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

Adaptive Sports for Kids with Disabilities and Special Needs

In search of adaptive sports for kids with physical or developmental disabilities? Here are local sports programs for kids with special needs in the metro Detroit and Ann Arbor areas.

Earth Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Celebrate Mother Earth on April 22, 2021, at one of these eco-friendly Earth Day events in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

Freebies for Vaccinated People in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

These spots offering free items or discounts to people who can prove they have been vaccinated against COVID-19.

What Every Parent Should Know About Developmental Delays

You have a new baby in your life. But how will you know if your child is developing normally? An expert from the Autism Alliance of Michigan offers some insight.