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Volcanic Ash Throws Cloud over European Air Travel

On Wednesday, April 15th, a plume of smoke emitted by a volcano under Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull glacier carried dark clouds over the country of Iceland, which quickly blew across the Atlantic...

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Summer Camp Tips for Parents

Planning for your kids' summer? If you are considering day camp or sleep away camp, here are some issues to consider.Planning for your kids' summer? If you are considering day camp or sleep away...

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Preventing Pediatric Melanoma

Protect your entire family from this potentially serious illness, be aware of the warning signs, and be extra vigilant. Melanoma affects seven out of every million children in the U.S., according...

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Yoga Safety For Moms-To-Be

Yoga can help you feel great while you are expecting (and beyond). Here are some do's and don'ts to keep in mind.Yoga can help you feel great while you are expecting (and beyond). Here are some...

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Safety In And Around the Water

Learn how to prevent accidents around pools, lakes, rivers and oceans -- even in your own bathtub -- when one adult is designated the Water Watcher. Kids can’t wait for summer. ...

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Preventing Illness Due To Heat And Sun

High temperatures and sunshine, whether at home or on vacation, can cause heat related illnesses. Read on for to-dos and tips to keep your family well protected. Intense heat and strong sunshine,...

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Jet Lag In Children

Doc Holiday discusses the best ways to adjust to a new time zone for parents and their cranky children. Jet lag, or disruption in sleep and wake cycles with travel across time...

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Feeling Good On Mountain Vacations

To feel good at high altitude -- when dehydration, too much sun and fatigue can occur -- requires attention, but these tips make it easy to enjoy snowsports or summer fun. As excited as your...

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Vacation Safety Tips

When packing for a family vacation, don’t forget to bring a travel first aid kit and some safety common sense. Sometimes injuries happen while on vacation because families are relaxing...

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ChooseResponsibility Alerts Parents About Spring Break Binge Drinking

As college and university students across the country prepare for Spring Break, one of the heaviest-drinking periods of the year for young adults, ChooseResponsibility. As college and university...

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