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Halloween Candy Buy Back!

  The Halloween Candy Buy Back (HCBB) program  was established in 2007 with the goal of getting some of the candy “off the streets.” Kids can get $1 for every one pound of candy they turn in and the goodies are sent to the troops overseas. The program website includes a zip code locator to find your nearest participating dentist. Southwest …

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10 Major Brands of Baby Wipes Have Been Recalled Due to Bacteria Risk

      Nutek Disposables, Inc. Issues Alert Due to Potential Bacteria in Baby Wipes Contact: Consumer: 1-855-646-4351 Media: Sean Wood 1-212-445-8310 swood@webershandwick.com Hallie Bozzi 1-212-445-8276 hbozzi@webershandwick.com Read more: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm420426.htm  

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Addressing a Bullying Victim – Tips for Teachers

Bullying is all too common in schools today. It is also a problem that should not be taken lightly; bullying can have serious consequences. Children bully for many reasons and sometimes it resolves itself and other times permanent damage can be done to bullying victims. Because of the possibility of physical and emotional injury, all cases of bullying must be …

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Baby Halloween Costume Ideas

You can find a large variety of Halloween costumes available at stores in your neighborhood. However, when you consider the cost and lack of originality, homemade costumes are a more fun and oftentimes more cost-effective option. Plus, if you involve your children in creating the homemade costumes, the results will be worth more than any store-bought costume in any store. …

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Common Misconceptions About Bullying

  There are many common misconceptions about bullying. Thinking that bullying is a normal part of childhood and the victims should just toughen up is perhaps the most stereotypical view of bullying and the biggest bullying misconception. Thinking this way can have serious consequences for both victims and bullies. Bullying should not be tolerated and letting a bully continue picking …

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How Common is Bullying?

  October is National Bullying Awareness and Prevention Month In support of Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, SWFL Kids and Family  is providing resources for families, teens, educators, clinicians, mental health professionals, and law enforcement personnel on how to recognize, deal with, and prevent bullying.  Part II: How Common is Bullying? Many people think that bullying is a common part of …

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Anti-Bullying Month

October is National Bullying Awareness and Prevention Month In support of Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, SWFL Kids and Family  is providing resources for families, teens, educators, clinicians, mental health professionals, and law enforcement personnel on how to recognize, deal with, and prevent bullying. This month serves as a reminder that bullying prevention must be addressed, and one way to accomplish …

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