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Thumb sucking: Help your child break the habit

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Find out when and how to help your child stop thumb sucking.

Teething: Tips for soothing sore gums

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Know the signs and symptoms of teething, as well as safe ways to soothe sore gums.

Baby bath basics: A parent's guide

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Learn how to give your baby a bath, from testing water temperature to holding your newborn securely.

Cold medicines for kids: What's the risk?

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Cold medicines aren't recommended for young children. Here's why.

Home birth: Know the pros and cons

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Understand the possible risks and how to plan and prepare for a home birth.

Weaning: Tips for breast-feeding mothers

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Understand the basics of weaning your child from the breast.

Screen time and children: How to guide your child

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Managing your child's screen time takes effort. Find out how to ensure quality screen time and set limits.

Iron deficiency in children: Prevention tips for parents

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Learn how much iron your child needs for healthy development, which kids have a greater risk of iron deficiency and how to spot a problem.

Pubertal blockers for transgender and gender-diverse youth

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Understand how pubertal blockers work to suppress puberty, including their benefits, side effects and long-term effects.

High-risk pregnancy: Know what to expect

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Find out how a high-risk pregnancy might be monitored and what you can do to ease anxiety.

Solid foods: How to get your baby started

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Follow these tips for introducing your baby to solid foods.

CPAP machines: Tips for avoiding 10 common problems

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Making small adjustments to your CPAP can help you use it more comfortably.

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