Young children (from 1 to 4 years old)

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Early exposure may be the key to helping your child avoid food...

Although food allergies are a common concern for parents, there are recommendations to help reduce the risk of developing severe food allergies as well as how to safely introduce ...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 14 of February, 2019
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Wondering what values are right for your family? Here’s where ...

You cannot teach your children what you cannot define. Read more to learn how to label your family’s values as an important first step raising...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 31 of January, 2019
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Is fruit juice really healthy for my kids?

Lots of parents are looking for ways to help their children eat more fruit as part of a balanced diet. Fruit juice manufacturers and marketing teams have spent a lot of...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 21 of June, 2018
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Every word you say builds your child’s brain: The importance o...

Talking to your baby can have lifelong benefits All parents know the intense joy of seeing their infant examining their face while they coo and chatter to their b...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 15 of February, 2018
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New recommendations for babies, children and teens: How much s...

Technology and digital media are transforming children’s lives Our lives have been transformed by the digital media, wireless internet access, and the vast amount of information available o...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 18 of January, 2018
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How to really get your baby to sleep through the night: A no n...

There is a safe and effective way to teach your baby to sleep through the night Frequent infant night waking can be detrimental to a family...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 4 of January, 2018
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Skip the bells and whistles; traditional toys are best for bab...

The best toys for the baby are the traditional ones, without a doubt. A baby’s development is centered on increasing strength and coordination, i...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 7 of December, 2017
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When can my child return to school? Part One – Prevention ...

Not all illnesses require that a child be excluded from school. Some only require prevention to avoid spreading the illness to others. Learning some new informat...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 19 of October, 2017
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How to survive a plane trip with an infant or small child

This knowledge can be horrifying for parents when they must fly with their infant or small children. Luckily, having some basic information and a good dose of humor wil...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 6 of July, 2017
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Prevent sunburn: healthy skin begins in infancy

Young babies have delicate skin that needs to be protected. There is a common misconception among parents that babies’ skin needs to “develop a tolerance” for the sun. Some parents expose the...

usuario Deanna Marie Mason usuario 8 of June, 2017
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