Is a Vegetarian Diet Healthy for Children?

  Is a vegetarian diet healthy for children? Experts are still debating that question. Some say a vegetarian diet is fine for kids (in fact, the...

Choosing a Backpack for Your Child

Lynn White, an assistant professor of research at Northeast Ohio University's College of Medicine, recently got a surprise when she tried to pick up...

Is Your Child Secretly Ingesting Caffeine?

{"autoplay":true} Parents monitor what their kinds eat and drink on a daily basis to make sure they are getting the most nutrition possible to help...
choosing the right baby sitter

Choosing the right babysitter

When starting the process of choosing the right babysitter start with someone old enough to do the job. According to the American Red Cross,...

Preparing your dog to live with children

Little kids love dogs. Even babies want to crawl on the furry member of the family. Unfortunately, the warm feelings aren't always mutual. According...

Air pollution tied to lower birth weight in babies

Most women strive for a healthy birth and baby by eating healthily and staying active, but there are some factors that aren’t solely in her...

Do You Know How to Protect Your Child From Poisoning?

The houseplant in the living room, the medicines in the bathroom, the cleaners in the kitchen -- just about every room in the house...

Tasty ways to get more fiber into your child’s diet

The biggest shortfall in most Americans' diets isn't vitamins or minerals. It's fiber. Experts say adult women should get 25 grams a day while...

Babies and colds: What should I do?

How do I know if my baby has a cold? A cold is just the common name for an infection of the respiratory system caused...

Time Out! Discipline between ages 1 – 3

So you've heard great things about the magic of time-out -- the disciplinary tactic of removing a misbehaving child from the action for a...