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Beating Back-to-School Anxiety

The transition into a new school year can be a time of excitement —and stress. Children and teens can become anxious, irritable or depressed by this major change. The trick to fighting back-to-school anxiety is to start preparing well ahead of the first day of school. Here’s how.

Kindergarten Through Fifth Grade: Kids Need to Talk

Teens Want You to Listen

If your child’s doctor recommends a multivitamin, choose one that is designed for your child’s age group and doesn’t provide more than 100 percent of the Daily Value of vitamins and minerals. Keep multivitamins out of your child’s reach and make it clear that they aren’t candy.

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; West Virginia University

June 13, 2017

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