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Bullying and adolescent suicide

Bullied teens are twice as likely to consider suicide and nearly two-and-a-half times as likely to actually attempt suicide.

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Managing a child’s diabetes around Halloween

For families managing diabetes around Halloween, try focusing on the traditions of the holiday rather than the candy.

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What is binge eating disorder?

While many people are guilty of stress eating or taking second helpings of dessert when full, for those with BED, this becomes a regular pattern.

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E-cigarettes, vaping and teens: what you need to know

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, e-cigarette use has sharply risen and is now the most commonly used nicotine product among youth.

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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.