Parenting

Educate your teen athlete about heat-related illness
The Minnesota high school sports practice season has opened with unseasonably cool and comfortable weather. When normal summer temperatures return, make sure you're ready. Know how much your athlete should drink during exercise and be familiar with the warning signs of heat illness.
BLEND is revved up and ready to go!
At BLEND, we're revved up and ready to go with a fresh logo and website! While our look has changed, our continued commitment to childhood obesity prevention remains the same with ongoing support from the CentraCare Health Foundation. Explore our new website and see what we are doing within the areas of physical activity, nutrition, the medical community and advocacy to support broad-based and sustainable changes for the wellbeing of area youth and families.
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Parenting

First few weeks require patience and support, educators say

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Parenting

When kids are grown, quality of life is the same as for parents of babies born full-term

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Parenting

Very young children should stay off, group says

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Parenting

Even on a 60-degree day, a small child's body temperature can quickly rise

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Parenting

More than 1 in 3 don't know when their teen's next shot is due, survey finds

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