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Drowning prevention for kids

Drowning prevention tips for kids differ with age, but in general, it’s important watch your kids and make sure you teach them about swimming safety.

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Here’s what every parent needs to know about mosquitoes

Pediatric dermatologist Anna Kirkorian, shares what parents need to be aware of this summer season.

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Heat-related illness in kids – know the signs

Kids produce more heat during activities and sweat less, which is why they are more susceptible to heat-related illness, especially on hot, humid days.

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How do I teach my baby to talk?

The best way to help a baby’s language skills is for parents to talk while doing everyday things, and have fun doing them.

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Helping your child with a fear of water

In her latest post, child psychologist Dr. Eleanor Mackey discusses how parents can help a child overcome their fear of water.