06 Jan2016February 6, 2017
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RX for Healthy Kids

RX for Healthy Kids

You did your research carefully and picked a clean and sanitary childcare center. Then why is your child still getting sick all the time? Here are some reasons children in high quality programs occasionally become ill: • Children who enter group care, pill whether as infants, pill kindergartners, look or somewhere in between, will be...

03 Apr2015February 6, 2017
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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Expert to Visit FKS

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Expert to Visit FKS

Do you have a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder? Do you know someone that has a child with ASD?  Well, let’sfast forward 15 years!  Who will they be?  What will they do?  How will they get there?  Sally Burton Hoyle is an Associate Professor at Eastern Michigan University. Sally coordinates Autism Area programs and is the Director of the...

30 Jan2015February 6, 2017
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Children and the Courtesy Continuum

Children and the Courtesy Continuum

Children and the Courtesy Continuum Please. No, sickness thank you. You’re welcome! Respect and courtesy involve much more than using any “magic” phrase. The way we say something can say much more about our intentions than the actual words. Tone of voice and inflection often reveal a speaker’s true feelings. “Please!” can become a demand....

30 Jan2015February 6, 2017
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Cooking with Pre-Schoolers

Cooking with Pre-Schoolers

Cooking with Pre-Schoolers Cooking can help young children learn and practice some basic math concepts and build language skills. And the experience of creating meals with you can help build their self-confidence and lay the foundation for healthy eating habits. It may take a little flexibility and some simple prep work, but with the right...

07 Feb2013February 7, 2013
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Stop Coughing with Nine Herbal Remedies

Coughing always involves some type of irritation in the upper respiratory tract. It may be associated with a case of the flu, sinusitis, congestion, post nasal drip, or pneumonia. Additionally, coughing may be the result of chronic bronchitis, emphysema or COPD. Aside from over-the-counter cough suppressants or steroid drugs, there are no really effective conventional...

01 Nov2012November 1, 2012
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Chester’s Solution Workshop

Chester the Cat has a fluffy tail that everyone wants to touch. The problem? He doesn’t like people touching his tail. This workshop focuses on teaching pre-school and early elementary age students about personal boundaries and their right to say “no” to unwanted touch. (for preschool and early-elementary children) What: Chester’s Solution Workshop Where:  For Kid’s Sake...

26 Oct2012October 26, 2012
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W-sitting in children: A habit worth breaking?

“W-sitting” or “W-sit” is a term used to describe a sitting position in which a child sits on the floor with their legs forming a “W” shape on the floor (knees bent, legs rotated and facing away from the body). When is it acceptable? Children often move into and out of this position during play...

01 Aug2012August 1, 2012
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Aspartame Side Effects

There are over 92 different health side effects associated with aspartame consumption. It seems surreal, thumb but true. How can one chemical create such chaos? Aspartame dissolves into solution and can therefore travel throughout the body and deposit within any tissue. The body digests aspartame unlike saccharin, pilule which does not break down within humans. ...

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