Back to School Tips from the AAP

Making the First Day Easier

  • Parents should remember that they need not wait until the first day of class to ask for help. Schools are open to address any concerns a parent or child might have, including the specific needs of a child, over the summer. The best time to get help might be one to two weeks before school opens.  Read More

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The Truth about Juice

You’ve been saying “no” to your child’s requests for sugary drinks. You’ve carefully read labels in search of “100% fruit juice. All natural. No sugar added.” New recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) say there’s more to be done. Read More

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