Most people think of autism as a male condition, but autism affects females, too. It just affects them differently.
The FDA issued a boxed warning for codeine prescribed to children after tonsillectomy or adenoidectomy. It’s the perfect example of how genetics matter when prescribing medication.
When the mercury plummets, it’s not the easiest task to keep your kids active. Try our expert tips to keep them from vegging out in front of the TV or video games this winter.
For some infants and toddlers, cold and flu season means earache season — which can turn even minor viruses into major misery. But now hear this: Doctors can stop recurring ear infections with two tiny ear tubes and one painless 10-minute procedure.
Buy it in a jar or steam and mash it yourself — is one type of baby food really better than the other? Pediatrician Mona Rifka explains.
Every child brings home the occasional disappointing grade. Sometimes parental intervention may be needed to make sure it’s not the beginning of a pattern. But when is the best time to talk? And what do you say?
When it comes to ADHD, parents have the power to change behavior — and that power goes beyond medications.
No more scrambling for school supplies or the perfect back-to-school outfit — but the prep work isn’t over just yet. Ensure the new academic year gets off to as smooth a start as possible with these expert tips.
The Dog Days of summer are upon us. Beat the heat with this cool, guilt-free treat for the entire family.