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What Happens After High School?

Being in high school can be a difficult time due to academic pressures and social context; and accompanied by a feeling of uncertainty — a signature of an important transitional period. Being between 16 and 24 means that you have to start thinking about your future, how to be economically …

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Winter: an Important Season in your Child’s Development

Nowadays stress is something that affects us socially and health-wise; and our children are not immune. Actually, they deal with many stressful situations on a daily basis, and we might not notice the impact that our busy environment has on their minds, but it has been proven that the current …

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A Delicious, yet Healthy Halloween

Most parents love to dress up their kids for Halloween and to participate in all the spooky fun, however the majority agree that as far as health and nutrition goes, this day  leaves much to be desired. Studies have proved that calories are not the enemy when it comes to …

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Focusing on Women on Heart Day: Staying Active and Healthy

Today is World Heart Day, its purpose is to spread awareness about cardiovascular disease (CVD) which affects men and women alike. This disease, although it is responsible for one third of the deaths among the female population, is often misdiagnosed or underestimated among this gender because its symptoms are different …

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Ease your Child into their First Day of Preschool

Starting preschool can be nerve wracking for both the little ones and their parents. It is common for both parties to feel a bit of separation anxiety, but there are ways to make this transition easier and a positive experience. Here are a few tips we’ve picked up along the …

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Getting Career Ready for Fall

Summer is almost over, which means everyone is coming back from vacation and jobs are waiting to be filled. So, it’s time to start preparing for all the academic and labor opportunities that the Fall has to offer. With the remainder free time, this is the perfect opportunity to start …

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A Few Tips to Keep your Child Away from the “Summer Slide”

It is a common known fact among school teachers that children tend to forget a lot of material from the previous school year over the summer. On average they have to spend four to eight weeks re-teaching these same things and losing valuable time where your child could be learning …

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Going Outdoors, the Easiest Way to a Healthy Childhood

We believe in the importance of a healthy community. But, we also know that with our current fast-paced lives it is very easy to get lost in all the things we must do and forget to take care of ourselves. However, there are some habits that if started early are …

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Getting Ready for Tax Day

IBA offers help to all of their residents by providing them with legal and administrative assistance. Following this notion, we believe that everyone should be prepared with the tools they need to navigate the taxing system with ease. With two weeks before Tax Day on April 15th, it’s a good …

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Soon it will Finally Feel like Spring

The past few months have been historically some of the harshest, coldest, winters Boston has ever had. Most of us found ourselves stuck at home for a record amount of snow days wishing it would all just go away. And finally the time has come. It doesn’t quite feel like …

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