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Playing Nice in the Snow and Ice

Playing Nice in the Snow and Ice

Practice these safety tips to keep avoid winter sports injuries.

January 2016
Minimize the Health Hazards of Technology

Minimize the Health Hazards of Technology

Help your kids avoid health problems associated with the use of electronic devices.

December 2015
Is Your Child Ready for Contact Lenses?

Is Your Child Ready for Contact Lenses?

Learn the factors that help determine whether a child can start wearing contact lenses.

November 2015
Should You Have BRCA Testing?

Should You Have BRCA Testing?

Women with a family history of breast or ovarian cancer may choose genetic testing to lower their cancer risk.

October 2015
Does My Child Have Bulimia

Does My Child Have Bulimia

Identify and treat bulimia in tweens and teens.

October 2015
Childproof Your Medicine Cabinet

Childproof Your Medicine Cabinet

8 tips to erase dangers lurking in the bathroom.

September 2015
CHOP's New Digs

CHOP's New Digs

Take a photo tour of CHOP's new Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care.

July 2015
Save Student Athletes from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Save Student Athletes from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

How new questions on school sports physicals can help keep a student athlete safe from sudden cardiac death.

July 2015
What's New in Pediatrics

What's New in Pediatrics

Pediatric news on vaccines, autism & car seat safety

July 2015
Are E-cigarettes Safe? No!

Are E-cigarettes Safe? No!

E-cigarettes appeal to tweens and teens, but the dangers of vaping — including nicotine poisoning — are high.

April 2015

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Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder

Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder

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Early Intervention for Children with Autism

Early Intervention for Children with Autism

Experts discuss the importance of identifying autism early and choosing the right therapy for your child to build toward future successes.

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In This Issue

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

Make sure your child's bulky winter clothing doesn't interfere with her car seat's ability to restrain her in an accident.

Go Skiing with the Kids

Go Skiing with the Kids

At what age can kids learn to ski? What about lessons? Should you rent or buy their equipment? Local ski experts answer your questions.

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Family Fun Features

Family Guide to Black History Month

Family Guide to Black History Month

A roundup of venues in the Delaware Valley where families can celebrate and learn about influential African Americans throughout history.

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Photo Galleries

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

The 8th Annual MetroKids Super Camp Fair, held Jan. 31 at the Conshohocken (PA) Marriott, attracted hundreds of families who met with camp representatives and started planning their summer adventures.

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

2016 Super Camp Fair Wrapup

The 8th Annual MetroKids Super Camp Fair, held Jan. 31 at the Conshohocken (PA) Marriott, attracted hundreds of families who met with camp representatives and started planning their summer adventures.

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Education

College Access for All Students

College Access for All Students

Tips on college preparation for first-generation college students and other students from families with limited college experience.

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Secondary Education

College Access for All Students

College Access for All Students

Tips on college preparation for first-generation college students and other students from families with limited college experience.

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Parenting

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

The Dangers of Coats + Car Seats

Make sure your child's bulky winter clothing doesn't interfere with her car seat's ability to restrain her in an accident.

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