Video:Cars can quickly turn into an oven, even on cool days

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Tip Sheet: Have Fun This Summer While Staying Safe

Apply sunscreen approximately 20–30 minutes before outdoor activity to avoid getting a sunburn. Do not forget to reapply.

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How Families With Same-Sex Parents Resolve Conflict has Impact

 For more than a decade, Rachel Farr has studied various aspects of family life. More specifically, she’s zeroed in on a highly debated topic — adoption among same-sex couples.

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Pediatricians first in the field to assess how to personalize treatment for hypertension in children

High blood pressure among children is on the rise and a lack of research about how to treat it has left pediatricians trying to make their best guess.

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Pediatrician can discuss overheating in infants, children this summer

It can be difficult for parents, caregivers and family to detect when infants and children are overheating.

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How to Bathe a Newborn: Tips From Dermatologists

For many parents, bringing home a baby is a happy and exciting time. However, it can also be daunting — especially the thought of bathing this tiny, fragile human

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Men Who Avoid Teen Parenthood Through Partners’ Use of Abortion Gain Long-Term Economic Benefits, First of Its Kind Study Says

Men Who Avoid Teen Parenthood Through Partners’ Use of Abortion Gain Long-Term Economic Benefits, First of Its Kind Study Says

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Pre-Term Babies Are Less Likely to Form Romantic Relationships in Adulthood

A study of up to 4.4m adult participants has shown that those who were born pre-term (under 37 weeks gestation) are less likely to form romantic relationships, have sexual relations or experience parenthood than those who were born full term

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‘Harsh parenting’ might alter kids’ brains

parents often get angry at them, spank them, yell at them or shake them as a way to discipline them could be adversely affected right into their teenage years, researchers at Université de Montréal and CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center have found

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The “Chicago Parent Program” Proves as Effective in Reducing Children’s Behavior Problems as Nationally-Renowned “Parent-Child Interaction Therapy”

A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) suggests that the Chicago Parent Program, a group-based parent management training (PMT) program developed by JHSON faculty Deborah Gross, is just as effective in decreasing child behavior problems as is Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)—often considered the “gold standard” among PMT programs.

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