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25 Things Your Child’s Pediatrician Won’t Tell You
Go behind the scenes with your child's doctor to see what they are really thinking.
The Scientific Reason the Mother-Child Bond Is So Powerful
It likely comes as no surprise to moms that they can literally feel everything their...
9 Things Teachers Wish You Knew About Learning Disabilities
You might think you know all about learning disabilities, but getting the facts will help...
Human Growth Hormone: What Doctors Need You to Know About HGH
Human growth hormone was for slow-growing children, but now, adults take it in hopes they'll...
This Common Bad Habit Could Be Ruining Your Child’s Sleep
This could be the cause of your child's tossing and turning at night. Parents, you're...
This Common Drug Is Being Used for Childbirth—and It’ll Have You Laughing through Labor
If you're having a baby, we've got great news about a brand new way of...
This Is Why You Should Never, Ever Blow on Your Baby’s Food
That touching act could put your kid's health at risk.
8 Easy Lunch Ideas Nutritionists Pack for Their Own Kids
Already out of ideas for packing in your kids' lunchboxes? Check out these super healthy...
This Is the Essential Screening Your Kids Need—but Probably Aren’t Getting
Does your child have trouble reading? It might be worth getting their hearing tested.
10 Simple Things All Healthy Kids Have in Common
Changing a handful of little habits can help ensure you have super healthy kids. These...
Placebos Might Be Almost as Effective as Antidepressants in Teens, According to Science
Could a fake pill be as beneficial as powerful antidepressant drugs? When the fake pill...
If Your Child Lies, It Could Actually Be a Sign of Intelligence
Believe it or not, a little deception here and there could have positive implications for...
If You Demonstrate This One Trait, Your Child Could Be More Successful
Little eyes are watching. And odds are, they're learning much more from what you do...
This Is Why You Should NEVER Go Down the Slide with Your Kid
The risks are very real.
Yes, Childhood Changes Your DNA—Here’s How
There are things that you can do to make sure your kid's DNA stays in tip-top shape.
This Breakfast Favorite Could Protect Children from Stunted Growth
Hint: It's not a fruit or vegetable.
Grandparents Who Babysit Live Longer, According to Science
Extra reason to leave the kids with Grandma and Grandpa this weekend!
Letting Teens Sleep In Just 30 Minutes More Could Save the Country $9 Billion a Year
Who knew just a few extra minutes of sleep could pile up to all that money?
8 Things to Never Say to Parents of a Child with Special Needs
It's not easy being a parent, period. But, special needs parents are often faced with...
How to Get Kids on a Sleeping Schedule Before the School Year Starts
Sliding into a back-to-school routine is crucial for the overall health of your family, not...
What You Need to Know About Skin-Care Lines for Babies, According to Dermatologists
Do babies really have different skin types—or aren't they all just super sensitive?
10 Medical Reasons Your Child Is Overweight
A child's weight isn't always the result of poor dieting or exercise habits. Genetic and...
If You Don’t Put Your Baby to Sleep Like This, You Might Increase Their Risk of Death
New moms, don't make this mistake.
10 Doctor-Approved Tricks for Helping Kids Avoid Getting Sick This Fall
Keep your kid out of the doctor's office and flu-free this school year by following...
10 Lunch Box Mistakes Parents Seriously Have to Stop Making
Keeping your kids properly fed and nourished is crucial for them to get through their...
The Surprising Reason Kids (and Adults!) Should Start Going Barefoot More
If you're fed up buying new shoes for your kid's ever-growing feet, this news will make your day.
8 Ways You Can Ease Your Anxiety When You Send Your Kid to Kindergarten
You may have counted down until your due date, but the weeks leading up to...
10 Things to Remember When Talking to Your Child About Alcohol
Talking to your teen about the dangers of drinking may be something you're dreading—but...
11 Yummy (and Easy!) After-School Snacks That Nutritionists Give to Their Own Kids
The hours of after school to dinnertime can be bewitching for sure. Your children arrive...
This Calculator Tells You EXACTLY How Much Sleep You’ve Lost Since You Had Kids
Wait, you're saying parents don't get their full eight hours every night?
If You’re Making These 10 Hygiene Mistakes, You Could Be Making Your Kids Sick
Kids can be gross. They play in dirt, eat boogers, and really resist hand washing....
Here’s the Story Behind Why Hospitals Have Newborn Baby Nurseries
It's not just because babies are cute (but yeah, that is part of the reason).