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  • Test Your Ear Infection Knowledge

    How much do you know about otitis media, or infections of the middle ear? Take this quiz, based on information from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders.

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  • Don't Use Food to Shape Behavior

    It's common for parents to offer a "special"—and often unhealthy—food as a reward for good behavior or a job well done. They may also withhold those special treats as a means of punishment. But using food as a reward or as a punishment can undermine the healthy eating habits that you're trying to teach your children.

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  • Help Kids Conquer Their Fears

    Almost all children have fears; it’s a normal part of their development. But you can take steps to help them move forward.

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Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.
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    Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease that affects millions of Americans. Although it can affect people of any age, it occurs mostly in young adults. Find out more about this disease by taking this quiz, based on information from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases, the American Academy of Dermatology, and the National Psoriasis Foundation.

    It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.

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      A metered-dose inhaler sends medicine to the airways in your lungs. You must use the inhaler the right way for it to work. This video shows you how to use one with a spacer.

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