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Outdoor Party Games for Kids


Try setting up these fun outdoor party games the next time you host a kids' party in your backyard or the park. Photo: Getty Images

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Knowing the symptoms of secondary drowning is an important summer safety tip and a good thing to know to protect kids year-round.

The 7 Worst Things Your Kids Can Drink (and What to Give Them Instead)

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Are Violent Video Games Training Kids to Think and Act Aggressively?

Violent video games effects and how violence in video games teaches kids to practice, think, and act aggressively.

Cutting Down Kids' Screen Time Means Better Health, Grades for Kids

Cutting down screen time in kids can have measurable and definite benefits, including improved sleep, better grades, less aggression, and reduced risk of obesity.

Chronic Lack of Sleep Can Lead to Obesity in Kids

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Fun Activities for Kids on a Rainy Day

Spring means lots of showers, and that means parents who are desperately seeking ideas for fun indoor activities for kids. From Lego building contests to

Which Fruits and Veggies are Loaded with Pesticides?

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has released their annual list of "dirty dozen" fruits and vegetables to help consumers educate themselves about

Earth Day is April 22--What Are You Doing to Make a Difference?

Earth Day is a great reminder to take stock of what you and your family are doing to help protect our natural resources. Today more than ever, each and

12 Fun Ideas for Kids' Easter Baskets

Looking for ideas for kids' Easter baskets? The good news is that kids love small items that don't cost a lot. You can fill a child's Easter basket with

A New Book About a Child's Hearing Loss and a Mother's Determination and Love

In her new book I Can Hear You Whisper: An Intimate Journey through the Science of Sound and Language, reporter and science writer Lydia Denworth delves

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