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on April 16, 2020
45 Bay Area Museum & Attractions Offer Free or Low Cost Admission Day
on April 16, 2020
Bay Area attractions can often be visited for little or no admission price. Check out these locations for low cost admittance. ... 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
Hand Washing and Wedding Rings
on April 15, 2020
YES, we know, wash away those hands and fingers for 20 seconds multiple times a day. But, after so much hand washing, my ring finger became irritated around my wedding rings. ... Read full article
on April 15, 2020
Google Arts & Culture Allows You to Take Your Kids on a Virtual Tour from Your Couch!
on April 15, 2020
Thanks to Google Arts & Culture, discover the inspirational moments, iconic people, and artistic wonders that are available at the tip of your fingers. ... 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 Sarah Shaffer on April 15, 2020
Commonsense Approach to Kids and Cellphones
by Sarah Shaffer on April 15, 2020
Cellphones are now an integral part of our lives and the lives of the children we love and nurture. The introduction of any new technology or cultural trend is almost always accompanied by fear and warnings that life as we knew it is about to change,... 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 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 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 5 Best Holiday and Vacation Camps in Alameda County
by Best of Parents Press 2019 on July 10, 2019
Here are the 2019 Top 5 Alameda County Best Holiday and Vacation Camps as voted for by parents in Alameda County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area... Read full article
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