The next time you take your baby to his well-child visit, don’t be surprised if your pediatrician hands you a board book. With the release of The American Academy of Pediatric’s (AAP) policy statement promoting reading aloud to infants (it came out last June), the aim is to get parents, kids and books actively engaged…. Read more »
Kid’s Health & Safety
Youth sports injuries can happen with just about any sport kids are playing. Here’s what you need to know.
When even your kids are tired of looking at the screen all day, it’s time to get involved in a fun fitness class to keep their bodies healthy and fit.
Little ears hurt dramatically when there’s an ear infection going on. Here’s what to know and how you can help when it happens to your child.
CPR, anyone? With the proper skills, quick-thinking kids can learn to become life-saving kids.
Modeling good eating habits to your kids isn’t always easy when you’re on the go-go-go, but you can still get nutritious bites into your little picky eaters — one sneaky trick at a time! For Babies Transitioning to solid foods with your tot? Start with cooked fruits and veggies over cereals, says Elizabeth Blessing, owner… Read more »
Plenty of parents worry about their child’s short stature … but should they?
Nursing a baby? Be aware that what you take in is what he takes in, too.
Pacifiers can save the day for a fussy baby, but many parents worry about overuse and long-term consequences. Fear not!
That yellow tint to your newborn’s skin looks weird, but it’s actually a very manageable condition.