Get resources and information for raising a healthy kid. We have everything you need from attention deficit disorder to allergies, ear infections to eczema and everything in between. Plus: Not sure what's wrong? Check out our guide to other health issues you should know.

Why and How to Teach Your Kids Mindfulness

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.

Is Putting Vick's VapoRub On Your Kids' Feet a Safe, Effective Cough Cure?

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.

Autism Behaviors Not Affected by Gluten-free Diet, Study Says

A new study suggests that a gluten- or casein-free diet does not have an affect on the behavior of children with autism.

Best Ways to Fight Lice

You've discovered the little bugs in your child's hair. Now what?

My 'Fairy Tales' Ending With Lice...So Far

Here's hoping these prevention tips can help your kids stay bug-free, too.

What Nits and Lice Look Like

It's easier to get rid of these parasites when you know what you're looking for.

5 Ways to End Your Sick Kid's Misery

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.

11 Smart Ways to Prevent Allergies

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.

Back to School: How to Help Kids Who Cry Easily

If you have a sensitive child, help curb the tears with these coping strategies.

How to Identify and Treat Lice

Know how to properly check and treat your child for head lice. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

Signs of Child Abuse (and How to Stop It)

Child abuse is a taboo topic. It's hard to know where to turn for help, whether you suspect a child is being physically abused, or your own parenting skills have been tested. We have guidance.

An Illness Even M.D.s Can Miss: Appendicitis in Children

Parents -- and physicians -- often mistake appendicitis for a bad stomachache. Would you be able to spot it in your child?

Mono Signs and Symptoms

Mononucleosis, commonly called the kissing disease, is usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Learn what causes mono, and how to prevent it.

PANDAS: A Scary and Controversial Disorder

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.

Under-Eye Circles

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.

8 Health Tips Every Parent Should Follow

Expert advice that'll help you--and your child--in any medical situation. How many do you already follow?

Headache Cures for Kids

Lots of young children -- and even babies -- are prone to headaches. Make the pain go away with this sensible advice.

5 Real-World Issues That Worry Young Kids

Pediatric experts talk about the real-life concerns that can occupy the minds of kids aged 4 to 6.

Mold: The Hidden Allergy Problem

Going outside at this time of year can make kids sneeze or wheeze, but as one mom learned, what's inside your home might actually be causing the symptoms.

Cucumbers, Food Poisoning & What You Need To Know

Salmonella is a scary and common source of food poisoning. Here's how to avoid it.

Children with Autism: The Parents Perspective

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

Understanding Autism: Sensory Issues

For people with Autism, one of the biggest setbacks can be sensory overload. Crowds, loud noises, and changes can all cause confusion or upset a child with sensory sensitivity. Video courtesy of

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