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ADHD medication during summer?

38 minutes ago -

A. E. asks from Overland Park - My 9 year old daughter was diagnosed with inattentive ADHD near the end of the school year and had great success on her medication. Her grades and behavior improved immensely, and her self-esteem improved as well. We decided to not medicate her during the summer to allow ...

Adult Married Daughter

1 hour ago -

c. c. asks from Roseland - When my daughter and her husband are doing well,we see them a I just about see her every month...I know she is an adult and I totally stay out of her marital issues but after having an aggressive breast cancer - I just want to see her more often and am feeling k...

Teen son issues

3 hours ago -

S. t. asks from San Diego - Background: My son's father and I divorced when he was 8. He took it hard. He lived with me most of the time with regular visitation with his dad, but always made it clear that he would prefer to live with his father. When he hit his teen years, things got exceedingly mor...

Anyone drive a Toyota sienna in the snow?

4 hours ago -

V. S. asks from Coatesville - wondering how this car functions in the snow (not the AWD version)? Thank you
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Removing the Confederate Flag Will Not End Racism

July 2, 2015

I’m tired. Exhausted really. It feels like ever since Trayvon Martin’s death there has been nothing but a series of racially charged incidents resulting in African Americans being killed or brutalized. I can see my sons in all the victims and I worry about what their future holds. The constant reminders that their skin color makes them a target for hate wears on my psyche daily and is slowly crushing my spirit….More


Missing operative report

June 28, 2015 -

N. H. asks from Edison - Hi, I'm 35 weeks pregnant with my second child and wish to try a VBAC. But the doctor needs the operative report to decide if I'm eligible since I had my first child through a cesarean section in March 2009. I have contacted the hospital and the earlier doctor (I'm se...
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Conflicting Feelings about My Upcoming Tubal Ligation

July 1, 2015

The day has been set. Friday I’m ending an era. The pregnancy era. An era I most certainly didn’t even think I would ever venture into ten years ago. Like ever….More

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Dear Bristol Palin, I'll Be Happy for You

June 30, 2015

Disclaimer: I am not a fan of the Palin’s. I’m not NOT a fan of them. I am technically a nothing of the Palins, but I am a big fan of Tina Fey as Sarah Palin, Tina Fey as Tina Fey and also Tina Fey as anyone else. (I love you Tina!)…More


All forms of cow's milk (cheese, yogurt, ricotta, butter) except pure whole milk

June 25, 2015 -

G. S. asks from New York - Has anyone else heard or experienced this issue? I feed by 14 month old yogurt every morning, he eats cheese, ricotta, butter but I started him on lactose free milk because it was the ONLY thing he would drink (sweeter and more like mother's milk). the three times I put...

Ick - my daughter's clothes smell like shaving cream!

June 25, 2015 -

J. H. asks from Westfield - So for one of the last days of school my daughter had shaving cream wars with her friends. Now the t-shirt, sports bra and gym shorts she was wearing smell like my husband! I've washed the shirt a couple times but the smell is still there. Anyone have a tip on how to g...

Husband and I have marital problems over his hiding the amount he drinks.

June 25, 2015 -

J. S. asks from Holmdel - Hello all, Fair warning this is going to be a long one. I have been married almost 9 years, we have two children 5 and under. I met my husband back in college about 16 years ago so we were babies. We had our up's and downs to say the least but this drinking thing is j...
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How to Get The Picture-Perfect Family Holiday Photo

New York:
December 12, 2010

Sitting in Central Park this weekend, I watched as a professional photographer brought her clients to a picture-perfect hideaway for the classic holiday card photo shoot. The little munchkins and their parents, all dressed up in holiday-wear, were positioned in just the right way and instructed to say “cheese” for the camera. Let’s face it. This photo is important. It represents an entire year of existence and growth for the family, as it is mailed out to close friends and family….More

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Take a Bite Out of Big Apple Food Costs

New York:
November 18, 2010

Even though New Yorkers pay some of the highest prices for food in the country, we are blessed with a few special resources that can help us chomp away at that giant grocery bill….More

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