Common Parent Questions

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Having many questions goes with the territory of being a parent.  Here are some commonly asked questions - and answers - to help you keep your child safe and healthy.

Questions and Answers

Featured Frequently Asked Questions

How Can I Protect My Child From Strangers Online?
Find out how to keep your child safe.

How Should I Deal with a Picky Eater?
Do you have a picky eater?  Here are some strategies to make sure your child is getting proper nutrition.

How Can I Help My Child Develop a Healthy Self-Esteem?
Are you concerned about your child's self-esteem.  Find out what experts have to say.


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  • Hand washing Know how to best clean your hands to prevent the cold and flu!
  • Sleep Make sure your child is getting enough sleep.
  • Green cleaning Do you know how to reduce allergy and asthma triggers by cleaning green?
  • Heat related illness Make sure your young athlete avoids the dangers of heat!

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