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Parents ask state to warn Colorado teachers that nutrition lessons can be triggering to students prone to eating disorders – The Denver Post

Two fathers concerned that their daughters’ school nutrition lessons may have contributed to health crises have asked the Colorado State Board of Education to warn the state’s teachers to be more careful when talking about food. Doug Salg, whose daughter attends Roaring Fork High School in Carbondale, said she already had concerns about body image,… Read More »

Parents, Here’s How to Protect Your Child During Measles Outbreaks

TUESDAY, May 14, 2019 — As measles outbreaks rage in many parts of the United States, one expert has advice for parents on how to protect their children from the disease. On Monday, U.S. health officials reported that measles cases have now climbed to 839 in 2019, the highest yearly total in 25 years. Infections… Read More »

Holiday breaks bring child-care headache for working parents – Philly.com

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Holiday breaks bring child-care headache for working parents  Philly.com For some families, the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day provides a quiet, rejuvenating respite from the frantic pace of the school year. But for other … "Dentistry|headache" – Google News

The Coach Says He’s ‘Built for Football.’ His Parents Worry About C.T.E.

A 15-year-old high school football player made a play and was tackled. He walked off the field and didn’t recognize his own mother, who snapped his photo. ImageDavid Gavigan, 15, just after suffering a concussion on the football field.CreditCourtesy of Kim Gavigan “I thought he was looking tough,” Kim Gavigan said of her son David,… Read More »

If Your Adolescent Has an Anxiety Disorder: An Essential Resource for Parents (Adolescent Mental Health Initiative)

Growing up can be stressful for any teenager, but it is considerably harder for the many adolescents who develop an anxiety disorder. This book is an essential guide for parents, teachers, or other adults involved with teenagers who may e affected by these disorders. By bringing together two strands of expertise–that of mental health professionals… Read More »