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Putting Your Kids On the School Bus for the First Time is the Saddest Thing Ever

As many other parents did today, I loaded my boys onto the bus for their first official day of school. The task, which seems pretty ordinary, stirs some thoughts, emotions and, more than anything, memories... all of which basically destroyed me emotionally.

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Do Bad Teeth Equal Bad Grades?

There are some obvious pitfalls for those children with bad teeth, including self-esteem issues, poor quality of life, and uncontrollable pain.

However, a new study suggests that kids walking around with busted-out, rotten grills may actually suffer more academically.

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See the Banana Jocks’ Most Embarrassing School Pictures

Lasers, two-toned mullets, glasses, MC Hammer pants, the Banana air staff has all of that and more in this collection of terrible yearbook photos from our past. Check them out here!

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John Moore, Getty Images
John Moore, Getty Images
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New Research Reveals Overweight Teens Get Bad Grades

There are many dangers that can come from being an overweight or obese teenager, including the risk of developing chronic conditions like heart disease, Type-2 diabetes and stroke.

However, new research indicates that teens suffering from obesity might be at risk for acquiring more than just poor health, but lower school grades as well.

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Category: Back to School, Health
Guang Niu, Getty Images
Guang Niu, Getty Images
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How Much Is the Tooth Fairy Paying These Days?

Some of us can remember a time when losing a tooth meant that we might find some spare change underneath our pillows the following morning.

However, according to a recent survey by credit card company Visa, the days of a fallen chomper being worth chump change are long gone.

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Category: Back to School, Money
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10 Things You Shouldn’t Do On Your First Day of School — The Funnies

It’s time to hit the books again. Summer is officially over, and the time for learning is at hand.

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Category: Back to School, Comedy
ABC News
ABC News
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Would You Let Your Child Undergo Plastic Surgery If It Could Prevent Bullying? — Survey of the Day

Bullying has been around forever, but it’s really come to the forefront over the last few years with experts and educators weighing in with different ways to solve this problem that affects so many kids.

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Category: Back to School
Tim Boyle, Getty Images
Tim Boyle, Getty Images
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New Research Suggests Working Parents Are Not Focused On Raising Healthy Kids

Many moms today are cursed with having to put in more hours at the office to feed the kids, but a new study suggests that those moms working full-time time jobs to put food on the table are actually not paying close enough attention to their children’s dietary and fitness requirements.

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Category: Back to School
Screenshot Courtesy of Mike Stocker, Sun-Sentinel.com
Screenshot Courtesy of Mike Stocker, Sun-Sentinel.com
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Female High School Quarterback Scores Touchdown for Girls Everywhere

In Broward County, Florida, telling an athlete that they “throw like a girl” is about to become a compliment.

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Category: Back to School, Sports Tags:
Clairity, Flickr
Clairity, Flickr
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Temper Tantrums in Children Could Be a Sign of Serious Problems

Witnessing a temper tantrum oozing from the sticky mouth of a spoiled little whipper-snapper is not only a less than desirable experience, but it also carries enough nerve-bending weight to turn us adults into the Jimmy Hoffa of the local cherry red behind union.

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Category: Back to School
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10 Things You Should Never Say to Your Teacher — The Funnies

It’s time to go back to school. It’s time to hit the books. Nothing is going to stop you from being head of the class.

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Category: Back to School
RelaxingMusic, flickr
RelaxingMusic, flickr
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Can We Learn Even When We’re Asleep?

All-night cram sessions are commonplace for students. But even though we know being sleep-deprived could be counter-productive, it seems learning doesn’t have to stop just because we nod off.

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Category: Back to School

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