Back-to-school time means shopping for school or dorm room supplies, picking classes and savoring summer's waning days. But getting vaccinations is another item that should be on the to-do list.
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A survey scores institutions in 139 categories, including energy use, waste management, public engagement, innovation and green research.
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Just as your family was relishing in barbequed dinners on the deck, sleeping late, catching fireflies at night and spending marathon days at the pool, it's time for the school year to begin.
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The CDC reported that 19.6 percent of children and 18.1 percent of adolescents are obese in this country. Here are five schools that are fighting back against these overwhelming statistics with innovative lunch programs.
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Find out what schools are doing to protect kids with dangerous food allergies and how you can keep your child with food allergy safe.
The biggest threat may be on your computer.
From worries about fitting in to fears of getting lost, high school can be rough. Here's how to help your child make the transition.
You may see a lot more tablets in the classroom this year.
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Researchers, educators and parents are realizing that not only is exercise good for kids -- it is crucial. Find out why.
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