Alex Hazlett

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Keeping Kids Safe at School During COVID-19
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Fun and Games in the Metaverse: A Guide to What's Here and What's Coming
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The Parent's Guide To At-Home COVID-19 Tests
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Does Your Child Have a Cold or COVID-19?
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Yes, Kids Can Fake COVID-19 Test Results To Get Out of School
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When Can You Find Out the Sex of Your Baby?
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What to Do If Your Child is the Youngest in Their Class
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What to Say When Someone Has a Miscarriage
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Reddit Users Suggest 'Parent Olympics' to Celebrate the Struggles of Life With Small Kids
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Joshua Jackson Said Wife Jodie Turner-Smith Had a Home Birth Because of Systemic Racism in U.S. Hospitals
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Redditors Taken Aback When Grandparents Threaten to Stop Grandchildren From Visiting if They Don't Behave
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Allyson Felix Announces Child Care Grants for Mom Athletes Headed to Tokyo
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Small Birthday Gatherings Can Be a Big COVID-19 Infection Risk, New Study Shows
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PSA: Dads Want To Meet Other Parents at the Playground, Too
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Protein in Urine During Pregnancy: What It Means and When to Worry
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Girl's Letter Addressed to Her Dad in Heaven Gets a Response from Big-Hearted Postman
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What Kids Should Know Before Kindergarten
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Mom Shares Midnight Parenting Fail That Had Her 'Sobbing' And Redditors Prove She's Not Alone
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Here's Why Sex Ed Should Begin As Early As Possible
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Reddit Mom Who Shares Family Financial Struggle With Son Is Called Out By Grandparents
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Yearbook Photo Edits are the Latest Skirmish in the Battle Over School Dress Codes
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These Tween and Teen Punk Singers Fight Racism with Viral Hit
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Controversial TikTok Tip Might Just Help Parents Never Forget a Child in a Hot Car Again