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Mae is in the studio with Dr. Doug Gross from UC Davis Children's Hospital. School is back in full swing and that means exposure to germs, allergies and colds. Ways to avoid these things include, sending your kid to school with a water bottles so they can avoid touching the water fountain and making sure they get enough sleep. Beyond illnesses parents should be worrying about the mental health of their kids caused by stress and bodily harm caused by things like heavy backpacks. Gross has some ways that parents can monitor these things and help their children.