Happy, Healthy Kids
From food to sick days, keep day-to-day life simple and all natural for your whole family.
Quite a lot, as it turns out.
Verbal discipline is a slippery slope and one mistake can have lasting, irreversible consequences.
Getting your kid to bed early has more benefits than just a few hours of quiet time at night. New research explains how vitamin ZZZ may help children fight obesity, avoid colds, and succeed in school.
A new study shows kids whose mothers were nurturing during the preschool years have bigger brains.
There is a way to break the painful cycle of your kid's constipation. Keep reading.
Would you let your child eat 50 pounds of sugar? That's how much the average 4- to 8-year-old goes through in a year. As researchers are finding that sugar harms kids in ways never imagined, the government is finally setting limits.
You've heard the buzz: Radiation from cell phones, laptops, and tablets could be harmful. Before you panic, follow this realistic advice for making the digital world less risky -- especially for our kids.
The caffeine (and sugar) in those frosty beverages adds up fast.
New research shows kids experience health benefits from witnessing affection between their parents.
Are you making these common errors when it comes to dosing your kids?
Practicing mindfulness can help kids learn to focus, manage stress, regulate emotions, and develop a positive outlook. Here's how to teach them the skill.
You may know her from Hollywood, but growing up in a family of nurses made Kristen Bell understand the importance of a child's access to health care. Parents sat down with the actress and singer to talk about her latest joint initiative to raise awareness about kids' global health and safety and the reasons why she stands with vaccinations.
Need-to-know facts about how to limit the sweet stuff!
Not only can it help kids relax, but pediatricians say the ancient practice may also be a helpful treatment for asthma, autism, and more.
Across the country, pregnancy rates among teens of all ethnicities have hit an amazing all-time low.
Get into a nighttime routine for better behavior throughout the day.
A new survey reveals that most parents are discouraged by the state of kids' health, but are kids today really sicker than in the past?
Soda can lead to poor health and behavior in children
Let's not forget what parental leave is really about: healthier babies, parents who are able to thrive professionally, and strong and resilient families.
An 8-year-old boy finally meets the selfless Iraq War veteran who gave him a second chance at life.
A doctor mom reveals the easiest ways to keep your little ones as healthy as possible.
A new study suggests that mindfulness can be effective in combatting obesity in children.
If the doctor asks to see your paycheck at your kid's next well visit, it's probably because of these new guidelines from the AAP.
A small study, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, found that interrupting long periods of sitting with moderate-intensity walking can benefit kids.
Could messing around in the mud be good for your child's physical and mental health?