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How to help a child with suicidal thoughts

Talking to your child about suicide may feel scary but there are some helpful dos and don’ts that can make this process a little easier!

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Nutrition: creating healthy eating habits for a lifetime

In this episode of “The Parent Pep Talk” podcast, dietician Deanna Busteed focuses on a variety of nutritional issues and answers questions about healthy eating habits.

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What is sickle cell disease?

Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder characterized by defective hemoglobin – a protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen to the tissues of the body.

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5 back-to-school tips from a pediatrician to parents

Linda Fu, M.D., gives advice on helping your kids transition into the new school year.

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Microwave safety for kids

For children, the most common microwave injury is burns. Fortunately, there are several ways to help keep your kids safe when using a microwave.