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October 2013

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Kids and Plastic Surgery

Kids and Plastic Surgery

Why kids and teens want plastic surgery and what makes a good candidate for cosmetic procedures. Plus, frequently performed procedures, trends and parent concerns.

The Pink Ribbon Report

The Pink Ribbon Report

Trends and treatment options in the fight against breast cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

Breast cancer survivor Sharon Hart, her teenage son and experts discuss ways to talk with kids about their mom's cancer diagnosis.

Scary Foods

Scary Foods

Dietary research debunks widespread fear factors about consuming fish, eggs, sugar substitutes and flavored milk.

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Food & Nutrition

DIY Halloween Crafts & Treats

Kids can help make decorations, food and games for a DIY home Halloween party.

Scary Foods

Scary Foods

Dietary research debunks widespread fear factors about consuming fish, eggs, sugar substitutes and flavored milk.

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Healthy Living

Kids and Plastic Surgery

Kids and Plastic Surgery

Why kids and teens want plastic surgery and what makes a good candidate for cosmetic procedures. Plus, frequently performed procedures, trends and parent concerns.

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Mom's Health

The Pink Ribbon Report

The Pink Ribbon Report

Trends and treatment options in the fight against breast cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

Breast cancer survivor Sharon Hart, her teenage son and experts discuss ways to talk with kids about their mom's cancer diagnosis.

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Home Life

Happy 25th Anniversary, Kids Corner!

Happy 25th Anniversary, Kids Corner!

Celebrate the silver anniversary of WXPN’s seminal kids’ radio show with irrepressible host(and MK music reviewer) Kathy O’Connell, who recently spoke with us about her storied career.

DIY Halloween Crafts & Treats

Kids can help make decorations, food and games for a DIY home Halloween party.

Kids' Book Reviews: When Old Was New

Kids' book reviews of Electrical Wizard and Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing

Finding Digital Balance

Finding Digital Balance

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Book Reviews

Kids' Book Reviews: When Old Was New

Kids' book reviews of Electrical Wizard and Randolph Caldecott: The Man Who Could Not Stop Drawing

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Music Reviews

Happy 25th Anniversary, Kids Corner!

Happy 25th Anniversary, Kids Corner!

Celebrate the silver anniversary of WXPN’s seminal kids’ radio show with irrepressible host(and MK music reviewer) Kathy O’Connell, who recently spoke with us about her storied career.

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Tech Talk

Finding Digital Balance

Finding Digital Balance

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Your Home

DIY Halloween Crafts & Treats

Kids can help make decorations, food and games for a DIY home Halloween party.

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Attractions & Events

School Open House Calendar

Open house calendar for independent private schools in Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Delaware

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Family Fun Features

Pumpkins, Parades & Plenty of Fun!

Family-friendly Halloween and harvest events throughout Philadelphia and its suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware.

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News & Views

MK Mom: Anna Senders

MK Mom: Anna Senders

MK reader and Philly resident Anna Senders shares her area and family faves.

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Meet a MetroKids Mom

MK Mom: Anna Senders

MK Mom: Anna Senders

MK reader and Philly resident Anna Senders shares her area and family faves.

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Education

School Open House Calendar

Open house calendar for independent private schools in Pennsylvania, South Jersey and Delaware

College Credit in High School

College Credit in High School

Dual enrollment, AP classes and other programs teens earn college credit before high school graduation.

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

How to have a successful parent-teacher conference

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Early Education

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

How to have a successful parent-teacher conference

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Elementary Education

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

How to have a successful parent-teacher conference

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Seconday Education

College Credit in High School

College Credit in High School

Dual enrollment, AP classes and other programs teens earn college credit before high school graduation.

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Family Life

When Mom Has Cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

Breast cancer survivor Sharon Hart, her teenage son and experts discuss ways to talk with kids about their mom's cancer diagnosis.

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Health & Nutrition

Kids and Plastic Surgery

Kids and Plastic Surgery

Why kids and teens want plastic surgery and what makes a good candidate for cosmetic procedures. Plus, frequently performed procedures, trends and parent concerns.

The Pink Ribbon Report

The Pink Ribbon Report

Trends and treatment options in the fight against breast cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

When Mom Has Cancer

Breast cancer survivor Sharon Hart, her teenage son and experts discuss ways to talk with kids about their mom's cancer diagnosis.

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Parenting

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

How to have a successful parent-teacher conference

Help Teens Learn from Their Mistakes

Help Teens Learn from Their Mistakes

Learn to turn a teenager's mistake into a valuable teaching moment.

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Elementary Age

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Prep for Parent-Teacher Conferences

How to have a successful parent-teacher conference

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Tweens & Teens

Help Teens Learn from Their Mistakes

Help Teens Learn from Their Mistakes

Learn to turn a teenager's mistake into a valuable teaching moment.

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Parties

DIY Halloween Crafts & Treats

Kids can help make decorations, food and games for a DIY home Halloween party.

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Party Features

DIY Halloween Crafts & Treats

Kids can help make decorations, food and games for a DIY home Halloween party.

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SpecialKids

Vocational Training Prepares Young Adults for the Future

Vocational Training Prepares Young Adults for the Future

How vocational training in the Delaware Valley prepares students for career success. Plus, school-to-adult transition planning begins at 14.

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Special Needs Parenting

Vocational Training Prepares Young Adults for the Future

Vocational Training Prepares Young Adults for the Future

How vocational training in the Delaware Valley prepares students for career success. Plus, school-to-adult transition planning begins at 14.

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