For Your Child
Monthly articles designed to help you acheive your best health ever.
Dec 27, 2019 -
It’s normal for kids to find some school subjects harder than others. And it’s common for them to struggle a bit when learning something new. But if learning troubles become a lasting pattern, you might start to suspect a learning disability.
Nov 21, 2019 -
The American Academy of Pediatrics stresses that fever itself is usually not a problem. In fact, it can be helpful.
Oct 23, 2019 -
Most children have respiratory illnesses every now and then. But coughing and wheezing are symptoms of asthma in children.
Sep 27, 2019 -
Disposable diapers make up more than 1.5% of all the trash in this country. About 3.4 million tons of them end up in our landfills each year. So, are cloth diapers a better choice? It's up to you.
Aug 28, 2019 -
With these 6 homework-helping tips, you can learn how to support and encourage your child, while also giving him or her the needed space to complete homework on their own.
Jul 30, 2019 -
Only 5% of U.S. teens are getting enough sleep and exercise, according to a recent study. Here's how you can help your teen.
Jun 24, 2019 -
In addition to buying school supplies and digging out backpacks, it’s important to focus on a few health-related “to-dos” as your kids head back to school.
May 28, 2019 -
Recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) updated its guidelines for managing concussions in children and adolescents for the first time since 2010.
May 17, 2019 -
Many parents are eager for the day when they can turn the car seat to a forward-facing position. But before you do the switcheroo, review the latest advice from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Apr 1, 2019 -
Allowing kids time to play may be more important to their development than many people realize.