Category Archives: Current Affairs

Preventing a Swine Flu epidemic–from within your family

It can be really scary if one of your kids comes home with symptoms of the flu. How are you going to keep it from spreading to your other family members? Following are some unofficial (but logical and practical) ideas … Continue reading

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Celebrate National ‘Prevent Teen Pregnancy’ Day–talk WITH your kid

   Today is the 8th Annual "Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy".  In case you missed it, Matt Lauer (on the Today show) interviewed Bristol Palin, our most famous unwed Teen Mom since last summer.  As it might be a good … Continue reading

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Swine Flu–What can you Do?

    Are your kids afraid of the Swine Flu?  What are you telling them to do to be safe?  According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control), THE #1 most effective behavior you and your kids can do is wash … Continue reading

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Schools turn to Twitter to get news to parents

     How much do you need to know?…and how fast?  According to an article in the   Atlanta Journal-Constitution  this week, more and more schools are signing up on "Twitter" to get real-time info they may need to broadcast about … Continue reading

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