Family & Children

Health Tip: When a Child is Sick

Date: December 28, 2016
The common cold and a mild flu don't usually require a trip to the doctor. But parents should look for warning signs that your child needs a checkup.
Health Tip: When a Child is Sick

Children of mothers who smoke during pregnancy may be at increased risk for kidney damage, a new study warns.
Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to kidney Damage in Kids

Just How Safe is That Baby Teether?

Date: December 28, 2016
A chemical that's banned from baby bottles and children's drinking cups is still widely used in baby teethers, a new study finds.
Just How Safe is That Baby Teether?

What better way to ensure that your child eats nutritious foods than to build a healthy plate?
Health Tip: Build Your Child's Healthy Plate

Stages of Play

Date: December 28, 2016
As one can expect, children at different ages do not all play the same way. There are distinct stages that children go through as they grow.
Stages of Play

Reading to Kids Helps Their Development

Date: December 20, 2016
Research shows that reading regularly to young children is very important to their overall growth and development. The benefits of reading include the following...
Reading to Kids Helps Their Development

When the Christmas tree falls, the turkey burns and the dog throws up, turn to these 11 ways for you have less holiday stress and more enjoyment.
Categories: Family & Children
The Holidays Are Here! 11 Ways To Stress Less and Enjoy More!

Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids

Date: November 28, 2016
Perhaps there's a black belt in your child's future. But for safety's sake, kids should only engage in noncontact forms of martial arts, a new American Academy of Pediatrics report says.
Martial Arts Can Be Hazardous to Kids

How To Get Your Kids To Want To Do Chores

By: Tove Maren
Date: November 1, 2016
“Can I PLEASE do some chores?!” The words that are no longer foreign to us. Our kids now ask to do chores with this simple system.
Categories: Family & Children
How To Get Your Kids To Want To Do Chores

As part of a hearing evaluation, your child's health care provider will do a complete medical history and physical exam. In addition, there are many different types of hearing tests.
Categories: Family & Children
Types of Hearing Tests for Infants and Toddlers