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November 2011 • #20
A Note from the Medical Editor
With the attitude of gratitude in the air, it’s the perfect time to slow down and enjoy the simple pleasures of family and friends. But before you gobble up some turkey, check out this month’s newsletter to help ensure your loved ones have a safe and healthy Thanksgiving holiday.
~Jennifer Shu, MD, FAAP
Medical Editor,
Featured Articles
Portions and Serving Sizes
Being stuffed is only a good idea if you’re a turkey! Avoid overeating this Thanksgiving with these family friendly tips on portion control. Go >
Your Family Rituals
Thanksgiving is a holiday that revolves around family and tradition. Here are some rituals that many families have made parts of their lives. Go >
Recipe: First Lady Michelle Obama's Baked Apples
Looking for something new to make for your Thanksgiving celebration? All the best tastes of fall are blended in this “presidential” dessert. Go >
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Thanksgiving is high time for cooking related burns. Remember to turn handles of pots and pans on the stove inward to avoid accidents.
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