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Quite a lot, as it turns out.
Is rubbing Vick's VapoRub on the bottom of your child's feet to stop a cough a safe (clever!) DIY cure? An expert weighs in.
Could a sudden, severe change in a child's behavior be brought on by something as common as strep throat? Many experts -- and distraught parents -- say yes. We dig deeper to find out what's going on, and which children are at risk.
As a doctor and a dad who suffered myself as a kid, I've uncovered info that'll finally ease seasonal allergy symptoms.
This popular mom blogger's post about her eating disorder past, and her hopes for her daughters' futures, goes way deep.
If your child has dark circles under his eyes, it doesn't necessarily mean he's sleep-deprived. The most common cause for this is nasal congestion.
Figuring out whether sniffles and coughs are due to a cold or allergies can be a challenge, even for doctors. This is what you need to know -- and how to help your child get through the season.
Spring has sprung and you're tempted to fling open the windows and...ah-choo! No, you shouldn't have to put on a face mask this time of the year. These simple strategies will help keep stuffiness and sneezing at bay--inside and out.
Kids under 6 years old shouldn't take over-the-counter medicine, but we've got a list of other remedies to try when your kid is feeling awful.
Know how to properly check and treat your child for head lice. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.
Parents talk about the struggles and triumphs of raising children with Autism. Families work every day to overcome challenges such as communication problems, sensory issues, temper tantrums, and societys pressure on Autism children. Video courtesy of interactingwithautism.com
It's easier to get rid of these parasites when you know what you're looking for.
Parents -- and physicians -- often mistake appendicitis for a bad stomachache. Would you be able to spot it in your child?
Autistic kids can benefit tremendously from swimming lessons. Here, some practical tips on how to teach them to swim.
Treatments for common and severe poison plant rashes.
You've discovered the little bugs in your child's hair. Now what?
The average age at which girls first remember feeling self-conscious about their bodies is getting increasingly younger, a new survey shows.
Lots of young children -- and even babies -- are prone to headaches. Make the pain go away with this sensible advice.
Try these surefire techniques from a school nurse who has seen it all (and then combed it away).
Mononucleosis, commonly called the kissing disease, is usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Learn what causes mono, and how to prevent it.
A new book focuses on how "out of sync" teens and young adults--and their caregivers--can cope with Sensory Processing Disorder.
Dr. Harold Koplewicz, President of the Child Mind Institute, and Diane Debrover, Deputy Editor of Parents, discuss concerns about medicating children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Heading back to school? Follow these four tips to help your child cope with school anxiety.