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Your child's health is important. Learn about common allergies; cold and flu; how to treat a fever and when to go to the ER; ear infections; rashes; sore throats, stomach aches, and more.

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How to Get Through Cold and Flu Season Without Getting Sick

Baby, it’s cold season—and believe it or not, your kids could slide through it with nary a stuffed nose or sore throat. Just take a few simple steps, starting today.

7 Ways to Boost Your Child's Immunity

Colds and flu are a fact of life for kids, but there are smart steps you can take to help reduce their number of sick days.

Must-Know Germ Fighters

Our experts share their top tips for protecting your little one from bad bugs.

5 Ways to Boost Your Kid's Gut Health

If you want to set him up for a lifetime of good health, it’s essential to bolster the bacteria in his belly. As a microbiologist and a mom, I’ve got five science-based strategies for doing just that.

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Yes, You Should Go to the Dentist During the COVID Pandemic and Same Goes for Your Kids

Many families are skipping out on their dentist appointments during the pandemic. But experts say kids shouldn't miss getting their teeth checked. Here's why.

What a Juvenile Arthritis Diagnosis Really Means for Kids and Parents

Juvenile arthritis (JA) affects nearly 300,000 children in the U.S. From symptoms to treatment, here's everything parents need to know, including how my family found support while raising a child with JA.

How to Explain to Family That They Should Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

Experts offer up facts for combatting misinformation about the COVID-19 vaccine, plus tips for having a constructive conversation with family members about why it's important to get it.