Tag: children

Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

Parents can make small changes to reduce risk of childhood obesity

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Did you know that obesity now affects 1 in 6 children and adolescents in the U.S.?

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Molinari has ‘totally tubular memories of summer fun’

Molinari has ‘totally tubular memories of summer fun’

| July 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

You can call me Parent of the Year. I just gave my 17-year-old daughter permission to go “cliff diving” with her friends at a rocky outcrop overlooking the bay.

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DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

DES reminds motorists, parents of summertime issues

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer may be the most anticipated season for students of all ages.

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Molinari says, rule number one is to follow the rules

Molinari says, rule number one is to follow the rules

| June 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Years ago, I wanted to be Supermom, and for the most part, I was. I cooked, I cleaned, I nurtured, I maintained complete control. Nothing could faze me.

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Tripler provides tips to handle your child when he/she has a fever

Tripler provides tips to handle your child when he/she has a fever

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fevers can be a concerning symptom for parents. Your child may not act like their normal self when they have a fever. They may be more fussy and irritable.

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She said ‘no’ to the dress and prom traditions

She said ‘no’ to the dress and prom traditions

| April 26, 2018

Last weekend, our youngest daughter, Lilly, went to senior prom. Three weeks before that, we had an epic mother-daughter argument in a TJ Maxx dressing room.

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Is technology ruining our kids’ lives?

Is technology ruining our kids’ lives?

| April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

At about eight o’clock each night, a little voice calls me: “C’mon,” it says, “it will relax you. You know you want it.”

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Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lt. Col. Kathy Presper U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — The permanent change of station, or PCS, season has arrived. Recently, at the Soldier Family Assistance Center, here, the U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks hosted families of children with special needs, specifically for children diagnosed with autism. In attendance were expert panel participants […]

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Spouse shares a tale for those left behind

Spouse shares a tale for those left behind

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Their eyes were locked on me, reading my every thought, prying at my secrets, peering uninvited into my soul.

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FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Upcoming FMWR events and programs of community interest.

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