Articles in Health & Wellness, Special Needs and Tweens & Teens

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by Nick Szymanis on April 17, 2020
Learn Debate Skills with Debate Camp's New Online Learning Resource
by Nick Szymanis on April 17, 2020
Debate Camp Online provides students with a welcome zone in which to learn and develop skills in parliamentary debate. ... Read full article
by Peggy Spear on April 16, 2020
Should I Give My Teen Antidepressants?
by Peggy Spear on April 16, 2020
When my son was 15, and just starting high school, my family moved to New Orleans for my husband’s job. The culture shock was swift and intense, and we all felt it, but especially my son.... Read full article
on April 15, 2020
Expert Advice on How to Talk to Your Kids About the Coronavirus
on April 15, 2020
These are some of the questions and comments I’ve heard from my three kids over the past week. Given the recent school closures, lack of toilet paper and bombarding messages about handwashing, it is understandable why kids may feel confused or scared... Read full article
by By Deirdre Farrelly on April 15, 2020
Most Common Injuries Seen in the ER and How to Prevent Them
by By Deirdre Farrelly on April 15, 2020
Children are curious and sometimes that curiosity can lead to injury. There are many different reasons to visit the emergency room with your child but injury is at the top of the list. Given that avoiding the emergency room at all costs is... Read full article
by Lindsay Gardner, BSN, RN, CPN on April 15, 2020
by Lindsay Gardner, BSN, RN, CPN on April 15, 2020
March is National Poison Prevention Month, and this is a great reminder to familiarize yourself with Poison Control and safety interventions to help keep your loved ones safe.  The goal of this campaign is to raise awareness around the multiple diffe... Read full article
by Malia Jacobson on April 15, 2020
How to Safeguard Children with Special Needs from Bullying
by Malia Jacobson on April 15, 2020
When young Cody joined the peer inclusion preschool at his neighborhood public school, he fit in from the start. His class was a mix of neurotypical “peer mentors” and children with disabilities, including students like Cody with apraxia of speech, a... Read full article
by Sarah Shaffer on November 11, 2019
Kids and Climate Without Tears
by Sarah Shaffer on November 11, 2019
Our kids have enough to worry about without adding the climate apocalypse—fires, mudslides, droughts, heat waves, hurricanes, and floods—to the list. I want the children in my programs to fall in love with the natural world...... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 3 Best Health and Special Needs Summer Camps in Contra Costa County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 3 Contra Costa County Best Health and Special Needs Summer Camps as voted for by parents in Contra Costa County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
The 2019 Top 5 Best Health and Special Needs Summer Camps in Alameda County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 5 Alameda County Best Health and Special Needs Summer Camps as voted for by parents in Alameda County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
by Parents Press on November 9, 2018
Bay Area Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trots
by Parents Press on November 9, 2018
Looking for a way to diminish the impact of the average 4,000 calorie Thanksgiving Day feast? Look no further than some of the best Bay Area turkey trots.... Read full article