Children’s Health

Nothing is more important than your children. Learn how to keep them healthy and happy.

7 Ways to Get Your Toddler Sleeping Sooner — So You All Can Get Some Rest

Most parents expect their babies to wake frequently throughout the night, but when they reach the toddler-phase, they may think...

7 Clear Signs Your Child Has Croup

When your child wakes you in the middle of the night barking like a seal, it can be unsettling. The...

11 Must-Have Snacks for a Road Trip with Kids

Personal chef and mother of four Alma Schneider swears by these healthy, tasty, easily portable kid-pleasing eats. Those pint-sized passengers...

Raising an Empathetic Child: 10 Little Things You Can Do Right Now

Empathy helps us build close relationships, maintain friendships, develop strong communities, and generally be kind, caring people. Here's how to...

So, You’re Probably Bathing Your Kids WAY Too Much

A good scrub-down doesn’t need to happen as often as you think.

10 Signs Your Child Might Have Anxiety

Some one in eight children suffers from anxiety and it can easily come across as bad behavior. These warning signs...

Add These 9 Lunch Box Foods to Boost Your Kid’s Brainpower

Putting these brain foods in your child's lunch box can boost academic performance, improve memory, and increase attention spans.

10 Cold and Flu Remedies for Infants and Kids All Parents Should Know

All kiddos get sick—and often at the most inopportune times. Luckily, many simple treatments can make that cold or flu...

15 Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips Parents Need to Know

This Halloween, you'll only want scares from spooky ghosts and goblins—not from injuries or lost children. Here's how to have...

12 Non-Candy Halloween Treats Trick-or-Treaters Will Still Love

When every house on the block is handing out bucket loads of sugary sweets, hand out these treats as a...

7 Fun Healthy Food Ideas for Kids

Got a picky eater? (Who doesn’t?) End mealtime battles with these creative ways to make healthy foods more tempting.

13 Tips to Increase Your Family’s Happiness and Health

Happy families share certain basic characteristics. Here are a few of the foundations experts say are key to creating a...

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Baby Vegetables 101

Miniature cauliflower, Lilliputian squash, and dainty bunches of carrots look irresistible on the produce shelf. But how exactly does one

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Regular Family Meals Boost Children’s Health

Want slimmer kids? Eat with them. Regular family meals reduce the risk of obesity, improve children’s nutrition, and encourage healthy

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Why Moms-to-Be Should Eat Organic

Pregnant women have a new reason to eat organic: babies exposed to pesticides while in the womb may grow up

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Vitamin B12 May Be the Key to a Calmer Baby

Mothers-to-be who increase their levels of B12 in early pregnancy are about eight times more likely to have babies who

Child Health Myths Every Parent Should Know

Few things are more frightening than a sick child. But before you rush out to the drugstore, make sure you...

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How to Make Your Own Healthy Baby Food

Don't worry, it won't take up all of your time and money either. Follow these quick tips and tricks to...

Parent Alert: Teens and Porn

Sexting is, in fact, a very big deal. Not because sexual curiosity and boundary pushing aren't normal parts of growing...

Tame Teething Trouble

Tips for soothing teething troubles.

Protect Your Child From Medical Errors

20 preventative tips for parents.

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Healthy Eating Habits for Kids: 12 Dos and Don’ts

With childhood obesity in North America tripling over the past 20 years, what kids are eating has become a major

10 Cold Weather Safety Tips for Kids

Find out how you can safeguard your children's health and happiness when the temperature drops.

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Best and Worst Halloween Snacks for Kids

What may be the most frightening to you at Halloween is not ghosts or goblins but the thought of what