Hygiene & Healthy Habits

From bathing and hand washing to hair and tooth care, learn how to instill healthy habits and teach your children the importance of good personal hygiene.

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3 Families Whose Lives Changed Drastically After a Health Scare
They share the wake-up calls that led them to revisit their food and lifestyle habits. 
5 Things Doctors Wish Parents Knew to Keep Their Family from Getting Sick
We asked the pros for the stay-healthy secrets that will keep your family (mostly) symptom-free.
Your Kid's Biggest Bath Time Problems, Solved By Real Moms
Whether you wash your kid once a day or once a week (no judgment here!), this advice will keep you both afloat in the bathroom.
5 Health Habits You Should Never Skip
Some healthy habits are OK to let slide on occasion. But these five habits should be non-negotiable with kids.
This 4-Year-Old Athlete CrossFits Like a Boss
Talk about fitness goals! This fit kid is crushing her workouts...and documenting them on social media.

More Hygiene & Healthy Habits

Stop Microwaving Your Sponge: New Study Shows It Makes Bacteria Worse
Your microwave (and your dishwasher) is no match for the bacteria living inside your sponge, according to new research.
Turns Out, The 5-Second Rule Is Not Actually a Thing
Science has some bad news for five-second-rule believers.

One-Third of Those Who Die from Foodborne Diseases Are Kids Under 5

Children younger than 5 account for 30 percent of deaths from foodborne illness, according to a new study.