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Children with Special Needs

How does your child fare in social situations? Today on Kids Healthworks, find out some of the best ways to overcome shyness, and discover why it can also have its advantages. Learn about detecting developmental disabilities, and see how parents with children who have Spina Bifida and other special needs are helping them reach their potential. And if your child is withdrawn, anxious or unusually aggressive, he may be being picked on. Take a look at ways parents and teachers are breaking down stereotypes and tackling prejudice and bullying at home and in the classroom. Finally, bath time techniques for safer sudsing.

What is the Apgar test?
  Test that determines your child's condition at birth
  Eye test to distinguish color blindness
  Test to determine a child's speech capabilities

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