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Fireworks and Kids: Not Worth the Risk

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While fireworks often bring families together, and stands where they are sold serve as fundraisers for local groups, consumer fireworks can be extremely dangerous for children. That’s why the American Academy of Pediatrics discourages families from purchasing and using them.

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Balancing COVID-19 Safety With Summer Fun for the Kids

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As much as we want to let kids enjoy being kids, it’s no time to let down your guard. By the following the proper safety precautions, you can still enjoy the sun and make sure your kids have fun.

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Parents' Next COVID-19 Fear: Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

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Parents are on edge with growing reports of links between COVID-19 and the recently named Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C). As doctors and experts race for answers, let’s break down what we do know.

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Want to Keep Your Kids Healthy? Don't Put Off Those Well-Child Checks

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It’s normal to be nervous about visiting a doctor’s office right now, but it’s as important as ever to continue well-child visits and vaccinations. Learn how Methodist Physicians Clinic is keeping your family safe.

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Parenting Your Parents During COVID-19? Stick it Out. Role Reversal Is Hard but Necessary

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It’s important to understand the challenges Baby Boomers face during quarantine. Here are some tips to help them comply with social distancing.

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Is it Worth the Fight? When and Why You Should Consider Couples Therapy

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The key to a successful marriage or relationship is largely about taking the focus off scorekeeping and working toward healing and resolve. Sometimes couples can do it on their own. Oftentimes they can't. Couples therapy can help.

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What Teen Dating Violence Looks Like and How You Can Prevent It

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Teen dating violence is more common than most parents realize. Learn how to prevent it.

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When to Worry About RSV? A Parent's Guide to Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

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Nearly every child will get an RSV – or respiratory syncytial virus – infection by age 2, and it usually causes a mild illness similar to a cold. But it can pose significant health threats in some cases.

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Mentor One Person, Change Two Lives

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One in three young people grows up without a mentor. You can help close the mentoring gap and change a child's future.

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Germophobe Parents, Listen Up: Keeping Kids in a Bubble May Not Keep Them Well

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Common sense and moderation can go a long way when it comes to keeping your kids healthy this cold and flu season.

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