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Gardening and landscape safety tips for kids

Dr. Joanna Cohen shares tips on how to keep your children safe during gardening and landscape activities.

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Q&A: What is the best way to wean an 18-month-old off breastfeeding?

Lactation expert Dr. Sahira Long answers a reader’s question about weaning a toddler.

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Q&A: Why does my child need the HPV vaccine?

The HPV vaccine, also known by the brand name Gardasil 9, helps protect against certain types of HPV that can lead to cancer.

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Advice on safe sleeping for your baby

We reached out to pediatrician and SIDS researcher Rachel Moon, MD, for advice on safe sleeping for your baby and possible risks leading to SIDS.

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Talking to your teen about sex

It’s normal for teens to have questions about sex and sexuality, and parents have an important role to play in answering them.