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Raising Confident Kids:
It takes confidence to bea kid. And while each
child is a little different, parents can follow some general guidelines tobuild
Did you know that asthma is the No. 1 reason forkids chronically missing school? Find out how to take control of your child'sasthma in the Asthma Center.
More kids are injured in auto collisions than inany other type of accident. You can protect your child by learning the properuse of car seats and booster seats.
Food Allergies :
Lots of people can't eat peanuts, seafood, wheat,or dairy products. Food allergies are pretty common but many of us don't knowmuch about them. Whether you have a food allergy, know someone who does, orjust want to know what signs to watch for, read on for the facts about foodallergies.
Food allergies can cause serious and even deadly reactions in kids, so it'simportant to know how to feed a child with food allergies and to preventreactions.
Mild rashes from poison ivy, oak, and sumacplants can be treated at home and mostly cause discomfort from itching,burning, or blistering. Severe, widespread rashes require medical treatment.
Whether bullying is physical or verbal, if it'snot stopped it can lead to more aggressive antisocial behavior - and interferewith a child's success in school and ability to form and sustain friendships.Unfortunately, bullying is a common part of childhood. But parents can helpkids cope with it on a day-to-day basis and lessen its lasting impact.