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Q&A: How can I limit my child’s screen time if most of it comes from school?

The push in schools to use technology to teach accomplishes both teaching content and teaching the use of technology, which is an important skill. It’s the passive and non-interactive screen time that seems to be less valuable; and too much of that can cause problems.

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Q&A: How do I know if my kid is too sick for school?

It’s often hard to draw a line on when to send your kid back to school after she has been sick and when to keep her home an extra day.

Sleeping smiling baby.

Q&A: How much sleep does my child need?

Although getting enough sleep is an important part of a child’s health and well-being, there are times to worry and times to be reassured.

Kid with colored paint on hands

Q&A: How often should I give my child a bath?

While parents should make sure the diaper region of a baby is clean, until a baby can get truly messy, a daily bath is unnecessary.

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Q&A: What’s the safest, most effective way to treat acne?

Though teens may not be able to avoid breakouts, there are ways for you and your dermatologist to help them treat acne.