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Easing your kids into a routine

Easing your kids into a routine is no easy task, but here are a few things to keep in mind.

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How to support your LGBTQ+ child

When your child decides to “come out,” which is the process where an individual shares his/her identity as a LGBTQ+ person, realize it is an act of courage and trust.

Girls getting their ears pierced

Is a tattoo parlor safer than the mall for ear piercing?

Dr. Yasmine Kirkorian answers a reader’s question about whether ear piercing is safer at a tattoo parlor or a mall kiosk.

Kid holding a basketball.

How much is too much when it comes to activities?

How to find the right balance when it comes to your kid’s activities.

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5 steps to good communication with your children

Knowing how to communicate is not always intuitive, but there are a few basic principles to keep in mind that can serve as a guide.