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7 Tips to Overcome Fear of the Dark

7 Tips to Overcome Fear of the Dark

Avoid ideas like "monster spray" which only affirm in a child's mind that monsters are real and need to be "sprayed away."  - Berkley James, pediatric sleep consultant  Fear of the dark i . . .

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Extended Bedwetting

Help for older kids who wet the bedBedwetting among older children is more common than parents realize.  Over 7 million children, ages 5-17, in the U.S. are affected.Boys wet the bed 2/3 more tha . . .

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Great Dates for Dads and Daughters

Great Dates for Dads and Daughters

A father spending one-on-one time with his daughter is an awesome way to make his girl feel special and a priceless opportunity to demonstrate how he would like her to be treated as she grows up. Ne . . .

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Tips Before You Send Your Food-allergic Kid to Camp

Attending summer day camp is often a rite of passage for kids. But for the parents of children with life-threatening food allergies, camp is more complicated than filling out forms and dropping off ch . . .

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Every Child with Special Needs is Entitled to A Free and Appropriate Education

Today, 1 in 50 individuals is diagnosed with autism, making it more common than pediatric cancer, diabetes and AIDS combined. It occurs in all racial, ethnic and social groups and is four times more l . . .

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Prepare Your Child to Go Back-to-school After Winter Break

For most students, January means a return to school after a winter vacation. Because there are few three-day weekends or other interruptions, the months between winter and spring breaks are the time w . . .

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