Kids love playing kickball, but now a gym in Queens, New York is hoping to spark their interest in kettlebells. The Gantry CrossFit gym in Long Island City is now offering to train kids “as young as 3″ in the art of CrossFit, the extreme exercise regimen that includes routines like swinging kettlebells, flipping tires, and doing …
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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says it’s “in the best interests” of the children.
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How to set sibling rivalries and differences aside to care for aging parents.
Thirty-four years after the start of a radical experiment in population control, China is paying a high price
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Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to ban adoption of Russian orphans to U.S. families
The holiday season is usually a time of joy, generosity and celebration, but the whirlwind of social obligations, family commitments and financial demands can also be draining. Combine these stresses, and quarrels can easily …