Just For Children

 

Get Into The Swing Of Summer Safety

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(NAPS)—Known as “trauma season” among public health and medical professionals, summer is a time when serious injuries and unintentional deaths increase dramatically among children. Statistics show that 40 percent of all injury-related emergency room visits happen between the months of [...]

 

Moms Need Mom Friends

MomFriends

When you were in college, you may have gone through a season of your life where you had as many guy friends as girlfriends. It may have been easier, less drama and better parties. But every woman needs a good [...]

 

Help Your Kids Drink (Water) To Their Health

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(NAPS)—According to a study in the Nutrition Journal, children between the ages of 4 and 13 should be consuming four to six cups of water per 1,000 calories that they eat. Around 75 percent of dietary water comes from beverages [...]

 

Play Therapy for Children offered at Beautiful Child, LLC

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For many children in emotional distress, play therapy is the psychotherapy treatment of choice. Play therapy is effective for children with issues including relocation, adoption, anger, low self-esteem, ADHD frustrations, post-divorce adjustment, anxiety, depression, grief, trauma and more. Adults are [...]

 

More Organ Donors Key To Saving Children

OrganDonors

(NAPS)—There is hopeful news for the nearly 2,000 children waiting for the “Gift of Life”—a lifesaving organ transplant. To help as many of these children as possible, a national effort is being made to increase the number of available donors—the [...]

 

Clues For Combating The Common Cold

CluesCombatingCold

(NAPS)—If your kids are like most, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predicts they’ll get three or more colds this year. While there’s still no cure, there are steps that parents can take to ease the symptoms. First, know [...]

 

Diligence Is Key For Student Safety In Cyberspace

CyberspaceSafety

(NAPS)—If you’re like many people, you’ve asked yourself: “Who would want to hack me? There are a lot more lucrative targets out there for cyberthieves, right?”   That’s just the kind of easy attitude that cyberthieves are looking to take [...]

 

Traditions and Holidays

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Young children learn about the passage of time in its earliest form from the daily cycles of morning, afternoon and night. As they grow, they begin to become aware of the yearly seasonal rhythms and cycles. As we now enter [...]

 

A Fun Way To Enjoy Fruits And Vegetables

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, kids aren’t getting nearly enough fruits and veggies in their daily diets, but you can help yours get the nutrients they need — and like it.   There are a number [...]

 

Safety Tip: Learn Infant CPR And First Aid

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More than 9.2 million children are treated in the ER for nonfatal injuries every year, reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—but your kids don’t have to be among them. You’ll be better able to protect your youngsters if [...]

 
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