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Misleading Medical Info — Be Aware – Media! Tech! Parenting! – Parents Article

Click to visit the Health Feedback site and view this graph.You’ve just visited your physician or your child’s pediatrician and still have questions, so you decide to look up some health information online. Be careful and be aware that what you see on Facebook and on many websites, even some well known and respected media sites, may be misleading.   When you need to seek medical or health material on the internet, be sure to use curated sources — websites that…

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5 Digital Life Topics for 21st Century Family Dinner Conversations – Media! Tech! Parenting! – Parents Article

Parents often ask for suggestions about the steps they can take to help their children develop stronger and more robust digital world skills. I often suggest that families use the time spent eating together at the dinner table to bring up and consider connected world topics. Most adults will recall that, as they grew up, dinner table conversations were a time when family members learned together, chatting about critical issues and challenges in the world, Today’s family mealtimes are just…

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