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France Just Made Spanking Illegal

Jan 06, 2017 / TODAY

Parents throughout France now need to think twice before spanking children who misbehave.

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New Peanut Allergy Guidance: Most Kids Should Try Peanuts

Jan 05, 2017 / NBC News

New peanut allergy guidelines: Even high-risk kids high risk should try them, experts say.

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School Start Times Are Too Early And It's Harmful To Kids, CDC Warns

Aug 07, 2015

America's teenagers are starting school too early, in spite of a flurry of studies showing they need more sleep and national recommendations that school days start later, government health experts said Thursday.



4 Vaccines You Might Not Know Your Teen Needs This Fall

Aug 07, 2015

School's starting and you're so relieved your pre-teen or teenager is done with the annual fight over getting shots. But there are four vaccines that teenagers should get that might not be on your radar.



U.S. Schools Kids Start Too Early, Study Finds

Aug 06, 2015

America's teenagers are starting school too early, in spite of a flurry of studies showing they need more sleep and national recommendations that school days start later, government health experts said Thursday.



Study: Teens Who Exercise Reduce Risk of Diabetes As Adults

Aug 06, 2015

A British study of 300 children found that the greatest reduction of diabetes risk came when kids were active during early adolescence, at around age 13. Experts say it underscores the importance of exercise, especially among young teens.



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