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    Kids and teacher at childcare facility
    Labor shortages Leave Parents Scrambling for Childcare
    A young teenage girl looks at her phone.
    Instagram Kids' Progress Halted, Citing Concerns on Kids' Mental Health
    Student carrying a lunch tray in a school cafeteria
    Supply Chain Issues are Disrupting School Lunches—And Students
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    Pregnant People with Depression May Be More Likely to Have C-sections
    Sick girl in hospital bed
    Doctors May Identify Which Kids' COVID Cases are Severe Before Progressing
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    Nursing Parent and Child Should Stay Together During Hospitalization
    Pregnant woman prepares to receive vaccine by having her arm sanitized.
    Should Pregnant People Get the COVID-19 Booster Shot?
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    Some Baby Formula Websites Discourage Breastfeeding
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    A Third of Kids Don't Get Enough Sleep, CDC Report Says
    Woman sitting on a couch holding her pregnant belly
    Study Highlights the Dangers of Smoking While Pregnant
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    Sleep Apnea Can Lead to Heart Problems in Children
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    How to Protect Your Newborn from COVID-19 During the 2021 Holidays
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    Owlet Baby Smart Sock Is Off the Market—What Parents and Experts Think
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    What Are the Side Effects of the COVID-19 Vaccine in Kids?
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    Physical Activity Counters Impact of Kids' Screen Time
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    How to Shop Safely Amid Potential Holiday Toy Shortages
    Mother cutting cantaloupe for kids
    Plant-Based Diets Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease in Overweight Kids
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    How to Gather at the Holidays When Not Everyone is Vaccinated
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    How the Biden Administration Plans to Promote Mental Health in Schools
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    Lead Exposure Is Still a Concern—Here's How to Protect Kids
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    Rates of IVF Success Have Improved Over Last 10 Years, Report Shows
    Woman in labor
    Pregnant Mothers with HPV at Risk for Giving Premature Birth
    Grocery shopping during COVID
    Rising Food Price Affect Families' Grocery Store Bills
    Sad girl at fence
    Kids With Autism Twice As Likely to Have Thoughts of Suicide
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    Infant Curiosity May Predict Future Cognitive Abilities
    Mother holding baby getting temperature taken
    Toddlers and Babies More Likely to Spread COVID-19 at Home Than Teens
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    How Physicians Are Making Decisions in the Delivery Room
    Children playing on logs in woods
    Kids' Interest in Nature Wanes in the Teen Years, Study Finds
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    For Most Children, ADHD Continues Into Adulthood, Study Finds
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    How to Help Vaccine-Hesitant Young Children Combat Their Fears
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    How to Support Kids in School Who Develop Long-Haul COVID
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    Income Inequality Can Negatively Impact Children's Academics
    Young trick or treating girl holds bucket wearing a mask
    How to Stay Safe on Halloween 2021
    Baby breastfeeding
    Breastmilk May Improve Preterm Babies' Heart Health
    Teenage boy using cell phone
    Study Says Kids Who Spend More Time on Screens Have More Close Friends
    person in labor
    Process of Labor for Full-Term and Preterm Birth Differs, Study Finds
    father and daughter watching tv
    9 Fall TV Shows the Whole Family Can Enjoy
    Teacher looking at books with young children
    Being the Youngest in Class Could Put Your Child at a Disadvantage
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    Black Kids Are More Likely to Be Restrained in Emergency Rooms
    Woman holding pregnant belly
    Study Shows That Iron Deficiency Occurs in One Out of Two Pregnancies
    Doctor talking to patient
    New Study Points to the Optimal Time for IVF Success
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    Students Who Wear Needed Eyeglasses See Academic Improvement
    mom with cancer playing with daughter
    Why Parents Should Share a Cancer Diagnosis With Kids
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    What the Texas Abortion Ban Means for People Seeking an Abortion
    Mother holding her newborn
    New Minnesota Legislation Helps Moms in Prison Bond With Their Babies
    girl playing with Barbie dolls
    Barbie's COVID-19 Frontline Worker Dolls Help Create a Diverse Toy Box
    Man cradles baby in hands.
    Inflammatory Arthritis in Men Linked to Infertility
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    Stretch Marks After Having A Baby Are Nothing to Be Ashamed Of
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    Aerobic Exercises Can Help Kids Remember Vocabulary Words
    Bento box lunch box for kids featuring a rice bunny rabbit and vegetables.
    How to Pack a Bento Box Lunch for Kids
    Yawning mother holding sleeping newborn
    New Study Finds That Postpartum Sleep Deprivation Can Age New Parents
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    Breastfed Babies May Have a Lower Risk of Type 1 Diabetes
    Baby in diaper crawling
    More Crawling Experience May Strengthen a Baby’s Risk Perception
    Woman holding newborn while using computer
    Should Virtual Lactation Support Be Available After the Pandemic?
    A parent breastfeeds her infant.
    Breastfeeding Linked to Lower Blood Pressure Later in Life, Study Suggests
    Pregnant woman holding belly
    Pregnant Parent's Weight Pre-Pregnancy Can Lead to Allergies in Kids
    Sad boy embracing his teddy bear in home isolation.
    How Children Orphaned by COVID-19 Can Begin to Heal
    Curious preschooler
    Kids with Moderate Knowledge of Topic Are Most Curious
    Family of 6 calling baby towards them
    Expert Tips on Dealing with Loved Ones Who Don't Like Your Baby's Name
    three teen boys discussing vaping
    Setting Goals and Parental Support May Help Curb Teen Vaping