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How to Help Kids Build Body Confidence

From social media to parental opinions and everything in between, the pressure is on for kids, especially girls, to look a certain way. Get expert advice on how to help your kids love their body.

What to Do When Children Fake Sick

Why do kids put on the act? Get some insight into the reasons students want to skip school, and what you can do when children fake sick.

Portage Mom Writes Children’s Book to Help Explain Diabetes to Kids

Looking for a way to explain diabetes to kids? Check out this kids' book that was written by a Michigan mom who has Type 1 Diabetes.

Protecting Your Child From the Flu

Flu season is back in 2021-22. Here's what parents need to know about flu symptoms in kids and protecting your child from the flu.

Navigating Diabetes Management in School

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COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 5 to 11 Receives Final Approval

An FDA Advisory Panel votes 17-0 to recommend the Pfizer vaccine for kids 5-11.

Treating Your Kid’s Dry Skin in Winter

Does your child suffer from dry itchy skin when temperatures drop? Henry Ford Health System's Dr. Marla N. Jahnke offers advice on winter itch treatment.

How to Stay Calm When Kids Are Melting Down

Find surprising ways that stress and meditation gurus stay calm when their kids are having meltdowns.

How to Talk to Your Kid About Weight and How It Can Affect Health

Kids who are stigmatized for their weight are more likely to binge eat and less likely to exercise, the American Academy of Pediatrics reports. Here's how to talk to your kid about weight.

A Parent’s Guide to Cannabis

Find expert advice on cannabis use, including the best products for beginners and how to indulge safely around kids.

Pediatric Ophthalmologist vs. Optometrist: Are All Eye Doctors the Same?

Find out why a pediatric ophthalmologist is better suited for your child's eyes – and when it's OK to take him to an optometrist.
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Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for some family fun? Check out our list of events and other things to do this weekend.

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

Looking for some family fun virtual things to do while you're staying safely at home with your family? Check out our list of fun online virtual events happening this weekend — and any time!

10 Examples of Patriotism That Parents Should Teach Their Kids

What should American children know about our country, and how can parents instill patriotism for kids at their home? Teachers share these 10 examples of patriotism.

Cedar Point Hours, Ticket Cost, Rides and More

Here’s everything you need to know about making your yearly trip to America's Rockin' Roller Coast in 2021.

12 Categories of High School Cliques, Identified

A lot's changed since you ran with your friend crew. Research now finds 12 distinct high school cliques. Learn about them and where they rank in the hierarchy.