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KARE_Halloween fun

Halloween can be scary, especially for young children. Many kids imagine creatures hiding in their closet or under their bed even when it’s not Halloween. Parents should make the celebration fun not scary by choosing age appropriate decorations, costumes and events. If your child is one of those who is fearful, help him or her…

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explaining cancer to a child guests Brian & Betsy Lucas

Brian and Betsy Lucas were a happy, successful couple with two very young daughters when a stunning medical diagnosis transformed life, as they knew it. Brian chronicled their 2-year saga of heartache and hope in his award-winning book, Here Comes the Sun: A Young Family’s Journey through Cancer. Now both Brian and Betsy join Marti…

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effects of media on children guest Lisa Guernsey

As parents we get lots of different messages about the place of video and TV in our children’s lives. While ads claim some videos will make kids smarter, many experts say no media is good media for babies and toddlers. Yet the reality is that most parents resort at least occasionally to plopping their child…

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parenting teens guest Joani Geltman

The explosion of new technologies over the last 20 years has opened a whole new world to children and teens, posing both opportunities and challenges for kids and parents alike. The adolescent years probably always have presented issues that make parents uncomfortable. But technology has raised the stakes in parenting teens with threats like online…

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Literacy Skills Guest Dr. Lori Helman

The path to reading success starts long before a child walks through the school door. From the earliest conversations we have with our toddler to singing songs or playing rhyming games in the car, we are preparing our child for the reading and writing that will be so important to later school success. But what…

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