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10 ways to take the struggle out of homework - Washington Post

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10 ways to take the struggle out of homework
Washington Post
If negotiating homework becomes toxic, it is time to contact the child's teacher or school counselor. Jennifer Goodstein, a sixth-grade teacher and executive-functioning coach in Bethesda, Md. , says she tells parents to stop and write her an email ...

This Is How Much of Autism Is Genetic - TIME

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This Is How Much of Autism Is Genetic
TIME
For a condition as complex as autism, it's almost certain that both genes and environment play an important role. But teasing apart how much DNA contributes to the developmental condition and how much is due to environmental exposures remains a subject ...
Genetics a Cause of Autism in Most Cases: StudyWebMD
Autism Heritability Estimate Updated in New Analysis of 2014 Swedish StudyGenomeWeb
Genetic factors may explain most of risk for autism spectrum disorderMedical Xpress

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5 Ways to Stay Safe When Using an EpiPen - Consumer Reports

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5 Ways to Stay Safe When Using an EpiPen
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           The FDA has warned a manufacturer about safety problems with its product. Here's how to protect yourself or someone else.
             

            

How to Help Your Child Handle Chronic GI Problems at School - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

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How to Help Your Child Handle Chronic GI Problems at School
Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)
Parents of children with specific food requirements, especially children with food allergies, should know what problems could arise while at school. Children with dietary restrictions like celiac disease or other food allergies are at risk of exposure ...

Top ADHD Myths and How Adults Can Overcome Them - U.S. News & World Report

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Top ADHD Myths and How Adults Can Overcome Them
U.S. News & World Report
One common myth he finds bothersome is that ADHD is a problematic condition that automatically means a person's life will forever be ruined. “A top myth is that having ADHD is a terrible curse,” he says. Hallowell explains that like any other disorder ...

FDA OKs new peanut allergy food labels - CNN - CNN.com - CNN

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FDA OKs new peanut allergy food labels - CNN - CNN.com
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(CNN) The US Food and Drug Administration announced new labels for peanut-containing foods suitable for infants this week, noting that they may reduce the ...
FDA Will Allow Food Companies to Claim Products Prevent Peanut AllergiesFood & Wine
FDA OKs new peanut allergy food labelsWDIV Detroit
How Previously Accepted Peanut-Allergy Wisdom Is Being UpendedForbes
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Should you help your child with homework? - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

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Should you help your child with homework?
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
With New Jersey youngsters getting set to return to school next week, the joys of nightly homework assignments are about to begin once again. Some kids don't have any issues with homework, but many others do, and parents are left wondering how much ...

10 Ways I Prep My Child With ADHD For A Successful School Year - Huffington Post Canada

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10 Ways I Prep My Child With ADHD For A Successful School Year
Huffington Post Canada
I do this by calling the principal or vice principal which gives me the chance to touch base with them as well. Anyone who has a child with ADHD knows that the teacher is a major factor in whether your child has a successful year. I tell the teacher ...

Should You Participate in an ADHD Clinical Trial? - U.S. News & World Report

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Should You Participate in an ADHD Clinical Trial?
U.S. News & World Report
Mention the words “clinical trial” and some people may immediately think that participating in one isn't worth their time. But Dr. L. Eugene Arnold, professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral health at the Nisonger Center at Ohio State University ...

Expert discusses repercussions of helicopter parenting - Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)

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Expert discusses repercussions of helicopter parenting
Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)
“Helicopter parents should try to take a step back and allow their children to make choices for themselves. However, they can still provide structure and make suggestions. Instead of involving themselves right away, wait until the child asks for help ...

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