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  • Caring for a Relative Who Has Dementia

    Caring for a loved one who has dementia is difficult. Learn how to best care for them while also taking… dementia, keep the environment safe. Stick to a daily routine. Read the tips below for ideas about how to cope with new demands and personality…

  • Gun Safety

    Gun safety should be taken seriously in your home and in any home where your child plays, visits, or… they won’t be hurt accidentally by someone else. Tell them that there is a safe way to use guns, but it demands a trusted adult be…

  • Abusive Head Trauma

    Abusive head trauma (shaken baby syndrome) is a form of child abuse that can be deadly or leave a baby… the hands of an overwhelmed parent or caregiver who can’t cope with a baby’s long periods of crying and the demands of caring for a…

  • Tips for Healthy Children and Families

    By working together as a family to eat well and stay active, you can help your children build healthy habits… Serve a variety of foods. Serve food in small portions. Eating better (for parents) Reward children with praise, not food. Do not demand or reward…

  • Warning Signs of Mental Illness

    Mental illness is a common health problem. It happens because of a change in your brain. Learn its signs so… that are abnormal for you. Loss of control.Over time, you may lose the ability to manage stress, tasks, or life’s demands. Out of touch with…

  • Nutrition for Weight Loss: What You Need to Know About Fad Diets

    A fad diet is a trendy weight-loss plan that promises dramatic results… the weight you lose is from water and lean muscle, not body fat. It also is hard to keep up with the demands of a strict diet. Fad diets often limit your food…

  • Caregiver Stress

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It can be challenging, and they often experience stress and get… your children. Make a schedule with your family. This will help all of you stay organized and will help you manage the demands on your…

  • Caregiving: Care for Yourself While Caring for Others

    Caregivers provide care for people with chronic medical conditions. It’s a challenging job, so caregivers also need to take care… your children. Make a schedule with your family. This will help all of you stay organized and will help you manage the demands on your…

  • Breastfeeding: Hints to Help You Get Off to a Good Start

    Breastfeeding benefits your baby. Breast milk contains nutrients and antibodies your baby needs. Breastfed babies are less likely to develop… important for you to get plenty of rest and eat right. Give your body time to catch up to your baby’s demands. Don’t replace breast…