When it comes to giving your kids medicine, learn what to stock in your medicine cabinet and medicine safety procedures.
Parents have reported being "horrified" by the changes they've seen in their kids after taking the popular laxative. Here's what the experts say.
Acetaminophen can help soothe your child's fever and relieve pain. Use our age-by-age guide to find out how much medicine is safe for your baby or kid.
These errors are all too easy for even the most vigilant moms to commit. How many do you recognize?
Ibuprofen can help soothe your child's fever and relieve pain. Use our age-by-age guide to find out how much medicine is safe for your baby or kid.
You may not be able to turn yucks into yums, but with a little creativity, you can get kids to take their medicine.
The dos and don'ts of giving this medication to your sick baby.
We've uncovered the natural remedies for kids that really work--and the ones you should never try.
Giving kids medication can be confusing. Consider this your crash course.
When sickness strikes, be prepared with these essential items.
These medicines carry serious risks, including slowed or difficult breathing and death, which appear to be a greater risk in children younger than 12.
Make stay-at-home sick days with your children less stressful! When you've got a sick kiddie at home, use these tips to make taking medicine a little bit easier.
Sneezing? Take a decongestant. Headache? Pop a pain reliever. Ear infection? Maybe an antibiotic is in order. But when a woman is nursing, the should-I-medicate questions are tougher. Watch this before reaching for the medicine cabinet.
Though your child may not have much of an appetite when he's sick, try to get him to eat. These comfort foods can help.
Overuse of antibiotics like these has led to a new breed of superbugs -- and made a lot of childhood illnesses increasingly tough to treat. Learn how to protect your family.
According to a new poll, about 15 percent of parents have given their child an adult dose of allergy medication. Here's why that's not a good idea.
Get some helpful tips on making that medicine go down.
Are you making these common errors when it comes to dosing your kids?
Certain insecticides may be linked to behavioral difficulties in young kids, according to new research.
For some women, taking anti-depressants is actually what's best for their baby.
Overuse of antibiotics has led to a new breed of superbugs -- and made a lot of childhood illnesses increasingly tough to treat. Learn how to protect your family.
There's more than one way for kids to take medicine. Here are some of them.
Don't give your child the wrong dose of a common medicine -- or the wrong remedy altogether. Our guide will help you treat his next fever or cold safely.
How to use antibiotics safely and effectively.
Two new studies look at the causes of asthma, and how to reduce the need for medication, which many kids may be misusing anyway!
Are you giving your kids too much?