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Molly dog

K. Jaworski

If your pooch encounters a stinging bee or wasp this spring or summer, these steps can help soothe the pain. Read more

Parenting

While stories can be both frightening and suspicious, the truth remains that vaccines are safe and effective. Read more

Parenting

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eliscreen.com

Parents are choosing to supplement the screening that newborn babies routinely receive for medical conditions with additional screening for less common health challenges. Read more

Business Showcase

Dockside Pediatrics introduces a new standard in pediatric care. Read more

Business Showcase

Some helpful tips on ways that you can help your child cope with the effects of a hurricane, as well as things you can do for yourself Read more

Parenting

Child Sleeping

Alessandro Zangrilli

Here are some tips to help ease the change in sleeping habits Read more

Parenting

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hamptonwoods-shawnee.community-sherpa.com

Here are some important tips when it comes to bicycle safety. Read more

Parenting

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Claudia Meza

The entire month is a dedication and celebration of the gifts that those with Down syndrome bring to the world, and the focus is to promote advocacy and inclusion throughout communities across the country. Read more

Parenting

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wikicommons

When your child comes to you with an itchy bite, here are a few simple and effective natural remedies you can easily find at home. Read more

Parenting

According to a recent article by Consumer Reports, there has been little to no improvement in the overall nutritional content of children’s restaurant meal options. What can parents do? Read more

Dining

A result of new findings suggests that a peanut allergy can be prevented by early introduction of foods containing peanuts. Read more

Parenting

The reason behind the change comes from the CDC’s recent discovery that the nasal spray is much less effective than the traditional flu shot. Read more

Family

With the temperatures dropping and winter approaching, cold and flu season is upon us. Now is the time to start thinking about boosting your child’s immune system. Read more

Family

Fire Up Challenge

New Hanover County

Join NHC Fire Services and team up with your family to complete these simple 5 fire prevention safety and fitness activities to help keep you and your family safe, fit and Fired Up For Life! Read more

Family

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www.safekids.org

The week of September 18th-24th marks the arrival of Child Passenger Safety Week, something that all parents, grandparents, relatives, baby sitters and other caregivers need to be aware of as they take to the roads with children. Read more

Events

Here are a few alternatives for parents who might be trying to keep a peanut-loving child happy inside a peanut-free classroom this school year. Read more

Recipes

Here are a few sunburn remedies that you can make at home to help soothe your child’s skin and speed up their recovery. Read more

Family

Keep the healthy family momentum going after the challenge with some of these healthy reminders: Read more

Fit Family Challenge 2016

Child Sleeping

Alessandro Zangrilli

This week the American Academy of Sleep Medicine released new sleep guidelines for babies, school-aged children, and teenagers. Read more

Parenting

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Joma

Since the environment you create can have a large impact on daily choices, it’s clear that controlling your surroundings is vital to successful behavior change. Read more

Fit Family Challenge 2016