Is your kid on track? Here's what you need to know about child development for the older kid, including appropriate behaviors, psychological development, social growth spurts, and emotional considerations.
Keep your kids in line with these simple strategies.
Helping your child master these simple rules of etiquette will get him noticed -- for all the right reasons.
Some kids are just born more sensitive. Help your child not take everything so hard, whether it's hurt feelings or scraped knees.
Oldest, middle, youngest, or only child? Where you are can shape who you are.
Bringing up daughters is complicated: Empowerment messages and impressive achievements are everywhere, yet depression and anxiety are very real threats. This is how to help your daughter become her best, well-rounded self in spite of it all.
Parent-approved video games that are played in moderation can help young kids develop in educational, social, and physical ways.
The first years of a child's life are a prime time for learning. From making eye-contact to counting out loud, here are 6 easy ways to stimulate baby's cognitive development.
The average age at which girls first remember feeling self-conscious about their bodies is getting increasingly younger, a new survey shows.
Are padded bras for kindergarteners practical or perverted?
Can't talk about the birds and the bees? Betsy Brown Braun, author of "Just Tell Me What to Say," gives you the matter-of-fact ways to talk about sex.
Take our quiz to find out if it's time to have the "puberty chat" with your kid. And if it is time--have no fear! Our expert advice will make it easier.Take Quiz
If your child swipes something from a store, her school, or a friend, don't panic -- just learn the right response to this common situation.
Here's how you can bring out the best in your quiet, reserved child.
Horses are essential in hippotherapy, a form of neuromuscular therapy that can improve the posture and coordination of a child with disabilities.
Surround your children with love, happiness, and encouragement so they have the confidence to reach goals.
Yes, kids lie. (But so do adults.) The good news: If parents take a strong lead on a no-lying policy, most children will learn to walk the straight and narrow.
Learning to play an instrument can help your child fine-tune her ear and enhance skills needed for education and social interaction.
Children love to ask why -- but you may not always have the answers. We consulted the experts to get smart responses for some common stumpers.
There's plenty to get excited about this year (preschool!). Find out what lies in store as your child turns four.
For years I have posted about my daughter on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. So can I really be annoyed if I'm sometimes the subject of her Snapchats?
OpenTable's new list of the best kid-friendly restaurants in just made your vacation meal-planning so much easier.
The experiences children have during their first five years have a tremendous impact on the development of their brains, their health, and their future as adults.
It can be uncomfortable talking about the changes your child's body is going through. Betsy Brown Braun, author of "Just Tell Me What to Say," gives tips on how you can avoid an embarrassing dialogue.