Parents can take simple steps to soothe a young child’s fears and anxieties over sleeping at a friend’s house for the first time.
A bike is a kid’s first vehicle. Be sure your children know these nine smart biking tips before zipping down the driveway.
Trampolines are popular among kids and adults – but they're dangerous. Our expert gives his take on the best way to avoid injury.
A new study finds playing competitive, organized sports may be safe for some children with rare heart rhythm disorder.
Find out why a trip to a pediatric emergency room can be the best choice when your child suffers severe illness or injury.
For many people, obesity starts developing in early childhood, when good dietary and exercise habits are neglected. It's important for parents to know there's long-term danger in their children being overweight or obese.
What’s your child’s favorite book? What’s yours? Reading with your kids can help them in surprising ways -- beyond learning language. Find out all the ways books can open your child's mind.
A blow to your young child's psyche can have the same effect as a physical blow to the head. A new study finds that emotional trauma at a very young age may cause changes to the brain that are similar to a concussion.
It’s time to talk about makeup as soon as your child expresses interest (usually in middle school). Here are five tips every parent should know.