Children's Health and Wellness

11 Ways to Raise a Healthy Child

Your Child: At 2 Years

A Checklist to Help You Spot Hearing Loss

A Chubby Baby Is Not a Sign of Obesity

A Kids' Asthma Journal

A Parent’s Guide to Choosing Child Care

All Family Time Is Quality Time

Answers to Questions About Your Child's Mental Health

Babies Need 'Tummy Time'

Urinary Incontinence

Caring for Your Sick Child

Cool Tools to Keep Your Kids From Smoking

Cross-Cultural Adoptions Raise Sensitive Issues

Does Your Child Have a Make-Believe Friend?

Short Height in Children

Earlier is Better to Catch Hearing Loss

Easing a Child’s Fears and Anxieties About Medical Procedures

Eat Well, for Your Children's Sake

Family Meals: More Than Good Nutrition

Finding the Best Day Care for Your Child

Five Tips for Handling a Bad Report Card

For Kids, Games Can Build Strong Minds

For More Babies, Birth Comes Too Soon

Getting a Start on Solid Foods

Growing Up Short or Heavy Can Be Difficult

Guidelines for Raising Smoke-Free Kids

Help for a Child with a Cold

Help Your Babysitter Prepare for Anything

Help Your Children Chill Out

Helping Children Conquer Fear

Helping Kids Cope with a Divorce

Helping Teens Embrace Self-Care

Helping Your Children Cope With Death

Watch that Backpack Load

How Old Is 'Old Enough' for Contacts?

How to Bathe Your Baby

Your Relationship with Your Children as Teens and Young Adults

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

How to Say No to Preteens

How to Spot Drug Use in Kids

How to Stop a Crying Baby

How to Use a Pacifier

If Your Child Needs Treatment for Weight Issues

In Child Discipline, Spanking Is No Hit

Independence Day: Granting Freedom to Kids

International Adoptions and Medical Needs

Is It Time for Toilet Training?

Is Your Child a Night Owl?

Is Your Child at Risk for Hepatitis B?

Is Your Child Too Sick for Day Care or School?

Keep Kids Safe in the Car

Keeping Your Cool When Parenting Teens

Kids' Health Concerns Ease with Age

Know How Your Preemie Will Grow

Letting Kids Grow Up…At Their Own Pace

Making Rules for Children Reinforces Love

Making the Grade on School Tests

Making the Most of Family Moments

Making This School Year Your Child's Best Ever

Many Youngsters Suck Their Thumbs

New Parents...Sore Backs

Night Terrors Usually No Cause for Concern

Paging Dr. Mom

Peanut Butter Is Still a Healthy Choice for Kids

Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

Primer: A Parent's Guide to Inhalant Abuse

Protect Kids From Lead Poisoning

Put Peer Pressure in Its Place

Reading to Kids Helps Their Development

Road Rules: Teaching Your Teen to Be a Good Driver

Sleep and Your Child

Solving Battles at Mealtime

Stop Dating Abuse Before It Starts

Survive Your Little One's First Flight

Taking Baby's Temperature

Talk With Your Kids About These Issues

Talking Sex with Your Teen

Teach the Joy of Gift Giving

Safety Checklist: How Does Your Family Rate?

Teaching Kids to Wash Their Hands

Teaching Your Child to Ride a Bike

Teens and Prescription Drugs

Teens and Talk: What's a Parent to Do?

The Do's and Don’ts for Children's Meds

The Trouble with Bullies

TV vs. Activity: Key Choice for Kids

Video Games: More Losers than Winners

What Do You Know About Birth Defects?

What Tests Does Your Newborn Baby Need?

When Children Say 'No' to New Foods

When to Call the Doctor for Childhood Illnesses

When to Keep Your Child Home From School

When Your Child Refuses to Go to School

When Your Child Says, 'I'm Sick'

Why Children Get Carsick -- and What to Do

Why the Family Meal Is Important

Your Child’s Separation Anxiety

Your Child's Imaginary Friend…What It Means

Sports and Music: Both Good for Kids

Do Parents Influence Their Kids’ Health Behaviors?

Your Toddler: Moving from Crib to Bed