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Pediatrician: Concussions should be called 'traumatic brain injuries'

Pediatrician: Concussions should be called 'traumatic brain injuries'

So just how serious a problem is a concussion? See what Dr. Laura Jana, an Omaha-based pediatrician and soccer mom, has to say.
6 tips for successful breastfeeding

6 tips for successful breastfeeding

There are simply no substitutes that rival the invaluable health benefits of breast milk, which explains why the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends feeding babies breast milk exclusively for the first six months, and as long as possible.
4 tips to disconnect from technology, reconnect your family

4 tips to disconnect from technology, reconnect your family

With all of those tech gifts and gadgets under the Christmas tree, here are some tips to help your family reconnect by shutting the gadgets off.
6 ways to burn more calories just by walking

6 ways to burn more calories just by walking

Though you may not be working up a huge sweat, walking is a great way to exercise.
Is your child really sick or just playing hooky?

Is your child really sick or just playing hooky?

Now that school is back in session, it won't be long before the tummy aches and headaches kick in. Find out here how to recognize the real symptoms.
9 infamous summertime doctor visits

9 infamous summertime doctor visits

Cold and flu season is over. Let the summertime ailments begin.
Keeping anger under control, preschool style

Keeping anger under control, preschool style

A recent incident involving the Rutgers University basketball coach has us wondering, what happened to behavior basics?
5 ways to arm America's teachers

5 ways to arm America's teachers

Take it from a pediatrician, parenting consultant and mother; the conversation doesn't have to be about guns.
Your kid's sniffle: A cold or allergies?

Your kid's sniffle: A cold or allergies?

Allergy season is fast approaching. Know what signs to look for in your children.
4 family-friendly New Year's resolutions

4 family-friendly New Year's resolutions

Think adult goals with a kid-friendly twist.
5 apps for your family's health

5 apps for your family's health

It's been said that we should limit our kids' technology time, but when it comes to your family's health, there's an app for that.
When buying organic doesn't matter

When buying organic doesn't matter

A new report may have you questioning your grocery shopping habits.
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