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7 Ways to Boost Your Child's Immunity
Colds and flu are a fact of life for kids, but there are smart steps you can take to help reduce their number of sick days.
5 Ways to Boost Your Kid's Gut Health
If you want to set him up for a lifetime of good health, it’s essential to bolster the bacteria in his belly. As a microbiologist and a mom, I’ve got five science-based strategies for doing just that.
Moderna's Chief Medical Officer Discusses Vaccine for Children Under 6 Years Old
Moderna will seek FDA authorization for its vaccine in children ages 6 months to 6 years old. The shots could be available as soon as late spring.
COVID Toes: What To Know About This Strange Symptom in Kids
COVID toes is a mysterious coronavirus symptom characterized by swollen, discolored toes. But while it may look strange, it's not usually cause for concern in children.

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PSA: Your At-Home COVID Test Could Contain a Toxic Substance
Recent reports indicate that at-home COVID tests contain a potentially hazardous chemical called sodium azide, but they're still safe when used properly. Here's what parents need to know.
Teens Are in a Mental Health Crisis—Here's How Parents Can Help
Mental health issues are on the rise, particularly amongst teens and young adults. The COVID-19 crisis changed the way we live and how we interact with our peers and community. But the experts agree: There is both help and hope. Parents, teachers, counselors, coaches, and caregivers can empower and assist children in numerous ways.