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Health & Fitness | Covid

The Science of Masking Kids at School Remains Uncertain

A large, groundbreaking study suggesting no clear benefit from school mask mandates has many experts questioning the policy.

Health & Fitness | Health

Could a Kid's Microbiome Alter Their Behavior? - WebMD

The study also noted that parents may play a key role in development of the particular bacteria in their child's gut (collectively known as the microbiome).

Politics | Trump Politics

Eric Trump: Hypocrisy creates unlevel playing field in politics

The media attacks my family viciously while going easy on another family in the spotlight.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Kids who get a half-hour of sunshine daily have significantly lower risk of IBD later in life

Here's another reason to get your kids outside every day: a new study finds that children who spend at least a half-hour a day in the sunshine have a significantly reduced risk for developing either inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) later in life.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Tuning in to Microwave Sickness

As the amount of electronic radiation hitting our bodies increases, so too does its effect on our bodies' own electrical systems, especially our brains.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

Sleep Quality Affects Children's Eating Habits, Linked To Obesity - Study Finds

Children who struggle to sleep soundly may battle eating issues and struggle to maintain a healthy weight over time, a recent study finds.

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

What Are The Benefits of Probiotics for Children?

Know the reasons why probiotics are important for developing kids’ bodies as a valuable investment in their present and future health.*

Psychology | Hypnosis Information

Can Hypnosis Improve Kids' Health?

Hypnosis may help kids with certain health problems, such as stomach pain or anxiety, say research scientists who have studied hypnotherapy in children.

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

Fact or Fiction?: Vaccines Are Dangerous

Overwhelming medical evidence proves that negative side effects are rare and minor

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

The Value of Homework

Sleepless nights, not participating in extracurricular events, and high levels of stress - all of which are attributed to large and daunting amounts of homework.

Health & Fitness | Health and Nutrition

Robyn O’Brien - Tackling Children’s Food Allergies

Today I’m lucky to have my friend and colleague Robyn O’Brien talking with me about food, food allergies, and her own journey as a food activist mom.