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 child is feeling—and now science...
9 Things Teachers Wish You Knew About Learning Disabilities
You might think you know all about learning disabilities, but getting the facts will help all types of learners get...
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 guilty of this, too.
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 getting you through those painful...
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 kid lunches to inspire you.
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 are the pediatrician-approved qualities of...
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 lacks the serious side effects...
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 than what you say.
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?
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. Make the transition from summer to...
10 Medical Reasons Your Child Might Be Overweight
A child's weight isn't always the result of diet and exercise. There are some genetic, biological, and medical causes that...
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 these doctor-recommended tips.
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 day, but are you really...
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.