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Dear Life Kit: My parents did a background check on my partner. How can I trust them? : Living Kit

Dear Life Kit: My parents did a background check on my partner. How can I trust them? : Living Kit

Collage of photos by Unsplash/Becky Harlan/NPR Collage of photos by Unsplash/Becky Harlan/NPR Need some really good advice?see no more dear life kit. In each episode, we ask the experts one of your most pressing questions.This problem is caused by Nedra Glover Tawaba licensed therapist and bestselling author, Set boundaries and find peace. This conversation has …

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Brianna Baer, 15, and Abigail Kaufman, 10, were killed in an April 1 house fire, court documents say. Now, the girls’ parents are suing Walmart and Jetson Electric Bikes.

Their daughter died in a house fire.Now, Pennsylvania parents are suing Walmart

Brianna Bell, 15, and Abigail Kaufman, 10, were killed in a house fire on April 1, court documents said. Now, the girl’s parents are suing Walmart and Jetson Electric Bikes. Screenshot of Jen Kaufman’s Facebook page. A Pennsylvania couple is suing Walmart and Jetson Electric Bikes after their two daughters died in a house fire, …

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Son's Apple Watch Series 8 finds parent's potentially fatal heart attack just days after launch

Son’s Apple Watch Series 8 finds parent’s potentially fatal heart attack just days after launch

Within days of the Apple Watch Series 8 reaching customers, 9to5Mac reader Jason Smith Witnessed the value of its health features first hand. Medical officials believe Jason’s Apple Watch Series 8 detected an invisible heart condition in his mother that could have been fatal if not caught early. No doubt about AFib “My parents were …

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Utah doctors say COVID-19 vaccination rates among young children are "very disappointing."This is what he wants his parents to know

Utah doctors say COVID-19 vaccination rates among young children are “very disappointing.”This is what he wants his parents to know

According to the Utah Department of Health and Human Services, more than 7 percent of Utah children under age 5 have received at least their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. But Utah still has a higher rate for that age group than the entire United States. Nationwide, only 6% of children under the age …

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Utah doctors say COVID-19 vaccination rates among young children are "very disappointing."This is what he wants his parents to know

Utah doctors say COVID-19 vaccination rates among young children are “very disappointing.”This is what he wants his parents to know

According to the Utah Department of Health and Human Services, more than 7 percent of Utah children under age 5 have received at least their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. But Utah still has a higher rate for that age group than the entire United States. Nationwide, only 6% of children under the age …

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Defying science, American parents are moving away from male circumcision

Defying science, American parents are moving away from male circumcision

My wife and I are currently expecting our first child in late October, a boy, and we recently started discussing whether to circumcise. For those unaware, circumcision is the surgical removal of the foreskin that covers the tip of the penis. I’m in favor of participating in the discussion, but without strong feelings either way. …

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From offering pacifiers to desperately singing lullabies, exhausted parents will go to great lengths to get their baby to stop crying. Now, a study claims to have a 'recipe' for putting babies to sleep - and it's pretty easy (stock image)

Exhausted parents rejoice!Scientists develop a ‘recipe’ to stop babies crying

From offering pacifiers to desperately singing lullabies, most exhausted parents go to great lengths to get their kids to stop crying. Now, a study claims to have a “recipe” for putting babies to sleep — and it’s pretty simple. Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Brain Science in Japan claim that the trick to soothing …

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Transgender and adoptive parents breastfeeding without having children: 'It makes me feel more like a mom'

Transgender and adoptive parents breastfeeding without having children: ‘It makes me feel more like a mom’

Induction lactation is a drug and pump regimen that allows parents to breastfeed without becoming pregnant. Infertile women and trans people say it gives them more confidence in their bodies. But it’s hard to get the medicines you need, and it’s hard to keep up with your milk supply. Jackie Kent will never forget the …

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10.5 million children lost parents or caregivers to coronavirus, study says

10.5 million children lost parents or caregivers to coronavirus, study says

comment on this story Comment More than 10.5 million children have lost one or both parents during the coronavirus pandemic — nearly double the previous estimate, according to data released Tuesday. According to the research letter published in JAMA Pediatrics, Southeast Asia and Africa suffer the highest rates of loss, affecting 1 in 50 children, …

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