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7 Female Scientists Your Children Should Imitate

From discovering new elements to inventing WiFi and computer programming, these are seven strong women all kids can look up to. 

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Packing Tips to Save Your Sanity & Your Trip

Cut down on all that stuff by knowing exactly what you do—and don’t—need for your next trip.

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How to Keep Your Kids Safe During Return to Sports

Everything you need to keep your kids happy, healthy and injury free!

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UW Medicine is Ready for You and Your Baby

Taking care of yourself and your baby during pregnancy is just as important as when the infant arrives. That’s why it’s so important to have the right prenatal support, and UW Medicine offers top-notch maternity care.

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Study Shows This Pet Companion Can Reduce Anxiety in Kids with Autism

Adopting a feline companion can have great benefits.

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A World-Class Emergency Department Just For Bay Area Kids

When your child needs emergency care, you want the best care possible.  Luckily for Bay Area parents, world-class care is available 24/7 at the pediatric emergency department at Stanford Medicine.

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6 Reasons Why January Babies Are Awesome (According to Studies)

According to studies, they are not only likely to be health professionals, but many of them also have good attitudes as well.

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Why Your December Baby Is Less Cranky (According to Studies)

This is why people born in December are a true gift.

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Why People Born in November Are the Happiest (According to Studies)

November babies are a rare breed indeed. Find out what unique qualities your kiddo might have if she was born in the 11th month.

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Dogs for Joy

Service Dogs Arriving at Children’s Hospitals Thanks to Dunkin’ Dogs for Joy

Three pediatric hospitals will receive their service dogs this month.  

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Teething Is Hard but This Solution Is Easy

These individually pre-measured drops are portable, natural, trusted & worry-free for babies one-month-old and up.

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Expert Prenatal Care Right in Your Own Home

Prenatal visits from home? Sign us up!

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FDA Approves First Prescription Video Game for Kids with ADHD

EndeavorRx is indicated to improve attention function.

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Parent to a Special Needs Child? Hear What This Doc Has to Say

We sat down with Raquel Nieves, MD, of Stanford Children’s Health and Bayside Medical Group to talk about special needs children in her practice, including those with Down syndrome.

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Can That Viral “Potatoes in Socks” Home Remedy REALLY Cure a Cold?

One mom swears by this potato trick during cold and flu season. But does it actually work?

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Help…My Kids Are Sick!!

“The truth is that as hard as it is to manage two sick kids….that’s not the hardest part. Oh no, the real fun begins when one of them begins to feel better. Not, go back to school better, but well enough to be out of bed.”

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Doctors May Have a Way to Predict a Woman’s Risk for Gestational Diabetes, According to a New Study

An algorithm may help doctors to accurately predict a mama-to-be’s risk.

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Do You Really 10,000 Steps a Day? A New Study Weighs In

Didn’t hit 10,000 today? Don’t fret.

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A New App May Help Parents to Detect Ear Infections Early On

Cut the ear infection confusion with this app.

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This New Study on Sunscreen Chemicals Will Surprise You

You’ll want to read this before you stock up on sunscreen.

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This New FDA-Approved ADHD Treatment Is Drug-Free

This new device could treat ADHD without medication.

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Recall Alert: This Infant Cough Syrup Could Have Harmful Bacteria

Is your baby’s cough syrup on the recall list?

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Your Birth Control Might Not Work because of Your Genes, Study Finds

You may be genetically predisposed towards pregnancy. Kind of.

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Parents Often Forget about These Spots When Storing Medicine Away from Kids

You’re going to want to recheck where you keep your medications.

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Lullabies Are the Bedtime Ritual You Shouldn’t Skip, According to Science

Millennials aren’t singing lullabies as often as their parents did. Here’s why you’ll want to warm up your vocals for bedtime.

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Get Rid of a Bad Cough Once & For All—with Chocolate, Study Finds

A spoonful of chocolate could be JUST what the doctor ordered.

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When Kids Start Kindergarten Too Early, Study Finds This Diagnosis Is More Likely

What does age have to do with ADHD diagnosis? A lot apparently, as new research shows.

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Netflix Is the New Home of the Entire Roald Dahl Movie Universe

Netflix got the Golden Ticket on the best series of original films for kids yet.

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