Week 50 of 2009

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Is Spanking Okay?

Is Spanking Okay?

Our parents did it. Should we? New research may offer some answers.

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THE DAILY FIND: Enough to Make Your Hair Curl?

THE DAILY FIND: Enough to Make Your Hair Curl?

We’ve always wondered why hair shape and texture often change at puberty. Is it hormones? Click below for the link.

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THE DAILY FIND: 10 Cool Games That are Uncool for Kids

THE DAILY FIND: 10 Cool Games That are Uncool for Kids

Does your kid’s wish list include any of these? Go to commonsensemedia.com and find out why to say no.

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Is There Mercury In The H1N1 Vaccine??

After my pediatrician told me she’s not even giving her own kids the H1N1 vaccine, I learned that SOME forms contain mercury! Now I’m more nervous than ever …

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THE DAILY FIND: Dad Takes Kid to Hooters to Gauge Interest in Chicks

THE DAILY FIND: Dad Takes Kid to Hooters to Gauge Interest in Chicks

We’re SPEECHLESS! What was Dad thinking? Won’t son will be objectifying women soon enough? Click below for the link.

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THE DAILY FIND: Food Allergies On The Rise In Children

THE DAILY FIND: Food Allergies On The Rise In Children

It’s likely you know a child who suffers from food allergy, but is it more hype than hypersensitivity? Click below for the link.

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Chances Are, Your Child Isn’t Getting Enough Vitamin D

Chances Are, Your Child Isn’t Getting Enough Vitamin D

The American Academy of Pediatrics has doubled its recommended daily intake of vitamin D. Is your child getting enough?

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DAILY FIND: ARE ZHU ZHU TOYS UNSAFE?

DAILY FIND: ARE ZHU ZHU TOYS UNSAFE?

A consumer rights group is shouting that this hot holiday must-have toy is extremely toxic. Not to mention a silly fad. Get the facts below.

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What Makes A Good Nursery School?

What Makes A Good Nursery School?

This post was supposed to be about picking out holiday gifts for teachers. But something else happened. My mind drifted and I started thinking about a woman, a nursery school teacher, who my kids adored and who taught me a lot about little children. So now instead of advising you on picking out a gift […]

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Pacifiers: Yes or No?

Pacifiers: Yes or No?

I love pacifiers. Or, I guess I should say I loved them.

In our family we called them ‘suckers’, and all three kids had them. None (at 15, 20, and 22) are still using them today … (cont.)

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