Spending extended time with your kids can make your head spin — especially if you’re juggling work and other commitments. Try these 8 steps to stay calm.
Sooner or later, your child will probably end up with a teacher they don’t like. A pediatric psychologist explains ways to understand your child’s feelings and reduce their anxiety.
To sleep or to cosleep: That is the question. And seemingly everyone — from grandma to your mailman — has an answer they swear by. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has repeatedly warned against bed-sharing, a popular type of cosleeping where the baby is in bed with you. Yet lots of parents still do … Read More
How can you help a kid with a fear of needles stay calm when it comes time for vaccines? Start by staying calm yourself, avoiding certain harsh words and explaining how shots keep them healthy.
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It only takes 2 inches of water for an infant or toddler to drown. The American Academy of Pediatrics recently issued updated guidelines in an effort to prevent more childhood drownings.
Riding bikes with your children makes for some great summer fun. But before you hit the road, be sure to learn these important safety tips.
Baby-led weaning is a (messy) approach to introducing solid foods that skips the spoon-fed purees and introduces babies to whole foods first. A pediatrician offers up tips for starting baby-led weaning.
If you child has a cold or allergies, you might have to step in and help them clear their stuffy nose. Follow these snot-removal suggestions from a pediatrician
Spanking has been linked to behavioral and emotional problems in kids — and it doesn’t work as a disciplinary technique, according to new recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Here are some disciplinary tactics that do work.
Bath time can be fun, but a pediatrician offers a few words of caution about toys, sponges, bubbles and slippery surfaces.