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Untethering teens for college requires The Talk II

Untethering teens for college requires The Talk II

When kids are old enough to understand, parents have The Talk, about birds and bees and how - poof - babies are born when two people love each other...
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Moving to new school is tough for kids of any age

Moving to new school is tough for kids of any age

With her move from Miami already planned, Denia Lopez talked to her young daughters about the good things they were going to find...
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'Lockdown High' schools: Author sheds light on school issues, safety

'Lockdown High' schools: Author sheds light on school issues, safety

High-tech surveillance. Metal detectors. Zero tolerance for, well, just about any bad behavior, real or overblown...
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Briefs: We really must do lunch! Safely ...

Briefs: We really must do lunch! Safely ...

When it comes to lunch box safety, you can't be too cool for school."One of the most important guidelines for keeping it safe is just keeping it cold,"...
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Attendance: Less than perfect can be even better

Attendance: Less than perfect can be even better

At his daughter's high school graduation ceremony last year, Dr. Anthony Billittier was struck by the number of students receiving awards...
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Kids can pull off a good kooky clothing combo

Kids can pull off a good kooky clothing combo

Some kids might look like they are getting dressed in the dark: crazy pattern combinations, clashing colors, and mismatched socks and shoes...
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Effective Time Management for Mental Health

Effective Time Management for Mental Health

Post-Secondary education can be overwhelming. All of a sudden you're expected to budget your own time, take care of assignments and research...
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Cellphones Pose No Added Cancer Risk for Teens

Cellphones Pose No Added Cancer Risk for Teens

According to a new study, teens and young children who use cellphones are not at greater risk of developing cancer...
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Improve Your Mood With Exercise

Improve Your Mood With Exercise

Ever feel exhausted during the school day? Find it hard to get out of bed? Wish you fit into your clothes a little better? You're not alone...
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Imagination and Activity for Kids

Imagination and Activity for Kids

Childhood obesity rates are rising in Canada and around the world. Thanks to a combination of an unhealthy diet and an inactive lifestyle ...
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