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How to help overweight kids get healthier
Mayo Clinic
Childhood obesity affects more than 12.7 million U.S. children and adolescents, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, pediatric psychologist Dr. Bridget Biggs offers ideas for promoting healthy living at your house.

Does Your Child Have the Flu or Just a Cold Video
VideoMD
This brief video covers Cold vs Flu symptoms and treatments for each. With the current Swine Flu crisis, it is important to be able to tell the difference between the common cold vs. Flu in children.

Positive Behavior Support: Making Clear and Effective Requests
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)
Examples of common communication mistakes that parents make with their children.



Monitoring and Limit Setting: Clear Rules
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH)
Ways to monitor and set limits with your children.



Conditions May Mimic ADHD
Lee Memorial Health System
Take an active child, who’s easily distracted and some might jump to conclusions: that he or she has ADHD. But experts caution not to rush to judgment.