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July 2010

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Fitness

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

Here are tips to build a healthy summer children's routine that incorporates interactive media in moderation.

Groovin' to Kids' Exercise Music

Groovin' to Kids' Exercise Music

Jump for joy with these selections and suggestions.

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Food & Nutrition

America's Salt Shake-up

America's Salt Shake-up

Sodium is under fire as a nutrition no-no. These tips can help you reduce your family's salt intake.

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Medical

Your Family Favorite Doctors

Your Family Favorite Doctors

Why you like them: Care, Communication, Compassion and Convenience

Summer Bites and Stings

Summer Bites and Stings

Here's how to manage summer itches and ouches — and when you should get help.

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Mom's Health

Could It Be GERD?

Could It Be GERD?

Are you among the 15 million Americans with gastroesophageal reflux disease?

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Book Reviews

History Tweet Hits & Misses

History Tweet Hits & Misses

Kids' collections of quick facts can be fun and enlightening.

The Pet Sitter Advantage

The Pet Sitter Advantage

While you're away, your pet gets love and there's a watchful eye on your home.

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Music Reviews

Groovin' to Kids' Exercise Music

Groovin' to Kids' Exercise Music

Jump for joy with these selections and suggestions.

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Tech Talk

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

Here are tips to build a healthy summer children's routine that incorporates interactive media in moderation.

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Family Fun Features

Spotlight On...

Spotlight On...

Ice cream festivals, FREE movies & the Delaware State Fair

Guide to Summer Shows

Guide to Summer Shows

Family entertainment lights up local stages, from The Wiggles to William Shakespeare

New This Month

New This Month

Trains, butterflies, LEGOs & more

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

A Summer Fitness Game Plan

Here are tips to build a healthy summer children's routine that incorporates interactive media in moderation.

The Pet Sitter Advantage

The Pet Sitter Advantage

While you're away, your pet gets love and there's a watchful eye on your home.

5 Convenient Family Travel Locales

5 Convenient Family Travel Locales

Ideas for fun in Baltimore, Dutch Country, the Poconos, the Catskills and DC

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News & Views

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

Check out these reader-submitted photos of kids having fun in the summertime, from their backyards to local attractions.

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Photo Galleries

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

Check out these reader-submitted photos of kids having fun in the summertime, from their backyards to local attractions.

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Updates

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

SummerKids 2010 Photo Contest

Check out these reader-submitted photos of kids having fun in the summertime, from their backyards to local attractions.

A ‘Robo Tripping’ Alert for Parents

A ‘Robo Tripping’ Alert for Parents

The American Society of Anesthesiologists says watch for these signs that a tween or teen could be abusing cough or cold medications.

How To Be a Good Camp Parent

How To Be a Good Camp Parent

Do’s and don’ts for a successful summer at day or overnight camp

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In Style

Travel Toys

Travel Toys

Keep kids entertained during your next trip with these compact toys.

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Health & Nutrition

Your Family Favorite Doctors

Your Family Favorite Doctors

Why you like them: Care, Communication, Compassion and Convenience

America's Salt Shake-up

America's Salt Shake-up

Sodium is under fire as a nutrition no-no. These tips can help you reduce your family's salt intake.

Summer Bites and Stings

Summer Bites and Stings

Here's how to manage summer itches and ouches — and when you should get help.

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Tweens & Teens

Teens: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

Teens: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

The dating and break-up cycle is often difficult. Parental support can help to get a teen through it.

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Special Needs Parenting

3 Types of Special Needs Support

3 Types of Special Needs Support

You can find insights and empathy online, in person or in groups for your child.

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