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Gifts that Deliver Joy and Benefit Kids with Critical Illness

(BPT) - When Stella, age 7, completed her cancer treatments, she wanted to celebrate. This called for more than just cake — she wanted a “Stella-bration” with her friends, family …

Arizona families celebrate Aflac Holiday Duck each year with neighborhood tradition

(BPT) - Sales of popular plush provide support for pediatric cancer and blood disorders research and treatment. It was December 2005 and Julie Goodhue of Scottsdale, Arizona, was in the middle of an …

Here's how to support transgender youth, according to trans teens

Using resources from The Trevor Project and interviews with trans teens, Stacker explored how adults can best support trans children in their lives.

Expert tips for improving your children's eye health this winter

(BPT) - No matter the season, playing outside was the apex of childhood fun. Whether it was playing catch with a neighbor or building a fort or top-secret club house — spending the entire day …

Transforming the gift-giving game
(BPT) - In a world where toy trends seem to change faster than a child can unwrap a gift, parents, guardians and gift-givers are … Read More
Food for all: How to fight food insecurity and improve access to better nutrition
(BPT) - Food shouldn't be an impossible choice. Everyone needs nutritious foods to thrive. Yet, new data show food and nutrition … Read More
Overcoming childhood cancer and celebrating in the sweetest way possible
(BPT) - When Pierce was in the hospital battling childhood leukemia, he would often watch candy-making videos to distract him during … Read More
Native American mothers whose children have been separated from them experience a raw and ongoing grief that has no end
Native American children are still disproportionately represented in the U.S. child welfare system. grandriver/E+ via Getty Images … Read More
Tragic loss of 3-year-old daughter drives family to advocate for flu vaccination
(BPT) - "Influenza took our child Emily from us."Joe Lastinger and his wife had no idea how serious flu could be. When their … Read More
Simple eye care: 5 ways to reduce blue light
(BPT) - As we head into winter, the days are growing shorter and nightfall comes earlier. Given the weather and lack of sunlight, … Read More
Decoding HVAC jargon: Key terms every homeowner should know
(BPT) - As highly fluctuating temperatures become the new seasonal norm, homeowners begin to seek optimal HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, … Read More
6 Holiday Gifts for Teens and Young Adults They'll Actually Like
(Family Features) One of the best parts of the holidays is being together with those you love, and for many families that time … Read More
The 5 Best Cyber Week Deals on Baby and Toddler Clothing
(BPT) - 'Tis the season for holiday savings! With Thanksgiving behind us, shoppers are searching for the best deals of the season, but … Read More
4 important safety tips to keep in mind this holiday season
(BPT) - The holidays are here and it's time to celebrate! No matter how you mark the winter holidays, chances are you'll be purchasing … Read More
When You Only Tell Your Doctor Half the Story
(BPT) - For people living with chronic autoimmune conditions, such as Thyroid Eye Disease (TED), regular patient-doctor visits are an … Read More
Don’t bring respiratory illnesses home for the holidays
(BPT) - The holiday season is upon us. Nearly half of Americans are planning to travel for the holidays this year, according to a … Read More

How you can support family caregivers by donating on GivingTuesday

(BPT) - For many family caregivers, supporting a loved one through a health journey can be overwhelming, isolating and lonely. Fortunately, CaringBridge, the global leading no-cost health platform, …

Sorting fact from fiction: 5 things you might have wrong about your cough

(BPT) - It's a familiar situation — a light tickle in your throat soon turns into a cough that sounds like it could be trouble. Is it allergies, a cold, RSV or something worse? With so many …

How to honor your personal values while giving back this Giving Tuesday

(BPT) - Giving back to your community is an important and powerful way to create positive change right where you live. In addition to making an impact on the lives of others, volunteering also offers …

Gifts and Stocking Stuffers for Creatives and Art Lovers

(Family Features) When looking for the perfect present, hone in on your loved ones' favorite hobbies. The options for creatives and art lovers are nearly endless, with stocking stuffers and thoughtful gifts ranging from pens and pencils to markers, personal drawing lessons and beyond.

Black Friday Bonanza—Don’t Miss These Hot Gifts

(NewsUSA) - The holidays are right around the corner, and so are the Black Friday deals you want. Check out this guide for details on this year’s must-have gifts from Spin Master.Monster Jam Grave …

5 ways to transform your home in the new year

(BPT) - Looking ahead to a new year can inspire dreams and ideas for exciting ways to transform your home — but it can also feel daunting to take on a list of new projects. The good news is you …

Powerful Partners: WWE and Make-A-Wish Granting Wishes and Inspiring Hope

(BPT) - WWE is famously known for its high-energy matches and larger-than-life Superstars. The organization has an incredible talent for entertaining and captivating audiences of all ages around the …

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5 expert tips to help you survive the winter holidays with allergies and asthma

(BPT) - If you're wondering why you're sniffling and sneezing when you thought the worst of allergy season was behind you, don't be surprised. The pollen season may be over, but wintertime offers …

10 fun and affordable toys you can gift this holiday season

(BPT) - Buying presents for all the little ones in your life can be challenging and expensive. How can you make sure you’re getting them the most popular toys that will leave them wowed this …