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Fact or Myth: Sugar Causes Hyperactivity

Question: Does sugar cause hyperactivity in children? Answer: No, sugar does not cause hyperactivity in children. There is no scientific evidence to support this theory. The hyperactivity that parents observe in their children is likely situational. Think of the times that you typically offer hig...

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Grandparenting Is Hard Work

Sure, you've seen the greeting cards - a grandma and a grandchild contentedly, quietly staring at each other in a comfy chair. Well, I am here to tell you that is not probably going to happen. At least not often. Grandparenting is hard work - but, some of the most enjoyable I have ever known....

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Bastian's Favorite Toys

If you are looking for good gift ideas to give to a young toddler, this list will help! Bastian is almost 1.5 years old now and his love for toys is growing. He has a lot of toys he loves, but here are some of his favorites:...

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6 Ways to Promote a Healthy Weight in Your Child

Maybe you're concerned about your child's weight. Maybe your child's pediatrician has expressed concern or perhaps you have been trying to make healthy changes for a while now. What do you do?...

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