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The intersection of autism and LGBTQ+ identities

While we don’t know why LGBTQ+ identities may be more common among people with autism, we do know that support and acceptance are important.

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Stranger danger: What do I do when my kid won’t hug grandma?

What happens when your kid does not want a hug? Here’s how to handle the awkwardness at your next family gathering.

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What you need to know about breastfeeding and COVID

We asked our specialists at Children’s National to answer some questions about COVID, the vaccine and breastfeeding.

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Promoting healthy eating habits while learning at home

Here are some ways you can promote healthy eating and physical activity while your children are learning at home.

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New CDC mask guidelines: advice for parents of unvaccinated children

The new CDC guidelines still require unvaccinated children to wear masks. Here’s how to talk to them about it.