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Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child
A child’s emotional quotient (EQ) is just as — if not more — important as IQ for their success. So how do you raise your child's EQ? (read the story...)

Brrr…Time to Swim
During the winter season, swimming lessons are a great way to keep kids fit, happy, and comfortable. (read the story...)

Mommy & Me Pilates
Five Pilates moves for new moms who need to decrease the burden on their back without missing any time with their new baby. (read the story...)

Caring for Kids, With Help From Her Own
Find out how Edith McCarthy, M.D., balances being a mother and having her own pediatric practice. (read the story...)

New Motherhood … A Recipe For Back Pain?
For new mothers experiencing pain in the neck and back, here eight common causes and solutions to each. (read the story...)

Summer Hair Care for Young Campers and Swimmers
Summer fun can wreak havoc on kids' delicate scalp and hair. Here tips to help make summer hair care a breeze. (read the story...)

Travel and Breastfeeding Are Intimately Compatible
If you’re planning a trip with your little one, consider these 10 tips to help you out. (read the story...)

Partying, Kids in Tow
During the holiday season, you may be invited to many parties. Some will be adult-only and you will have to find a sitter to watch the kids while you’re out. But many hosts welcome children and encourage the little ones to come. Regardless of where the party is at, you need to pack a few essentials. Read all of our recommendation for when you are partying, with your kids in tow. (read the story...)

Improve Your Toddler Food Smarts
The majority of an infant’s nutritional needs are met with breast milk and formula, but as toddlers transition to the table, the nutrition that they receive is based on the decisions caregivers make when buying and preparing foods. That’s why it’s so important to understand what a healthy diet looks like for the 1- to 4-year-olds in your life. Here are a few simple tips on how to navigate nutrition labels to successfully guide you down the baby food aisle. (read the story...)

The Daddy Blues - Paternal Post Natal Depression
Postpartum depression doesn’t just affect new mothers. (read the story...)

Increasing Adaptability in Your Autistic Child
Life can be challenging for a family that embraces a child with autism. It is not a simple task but it can be accomplished if you accept, adapt and be flexible. (read the story...)

When Mommy or Daddy Gets Sick
“Mommy doesn’t feel good” are words that can have a profound impact on a child. Whether the parent’s illness is chronic or a temporary condition like a cold or the flu, children may feel as if their own wellbeing is at risk. The ill parent may look or behave differently. The family household routines may change. All of this can leave children feeling confused and scared. Here are some ways to help children cope with the illness of a parent. (read the story...)

Protecting Kids from the Dangers of the Cold
It might look like a winter wonderland, but the cold weather can have dangerous side effects. (read the story...)

Safe Homes
Holly Robinson Peete, daughter of the Street’s Gordon, is carrying on Sesame Street’s educational mission. Along with raising her kids and pursuing an acting career, Peete finds time to teach children and parents about fire safety. Listed are Holly’s Holiday Fire Safety Tips for families, parents and children to follow. (read the story...)

Preventing the Flu in Your Family
With the fall and winter seasons comes influenza, also known as the flu. No parent wants their children or any member of their family to get sick. (read the story...)

Kids: Skate Through Winter Injury-Free !
Children love to be outside during the winter, participating in outdoor activities, inlcuding hockey, ice skating, sledding, skiing, and snowboarding. But, doing these vigorous activity outside can possibly cause your child and your family to sustain injuries. (read the story...)

Kids and the Flu
Sick children should stay at home and not spread germs in school. (read the story...)

Get Your Child to Sleep
Tips for helping your children get the sleep they need. (read the story...)

Children with Food Allergies
There are many ways that parents can prepare food choices that are thoughtful of kids with allergies while also still being healthy and delicious. (read the story...)

Could a Baby Tooth Save Your Child's Life?
Baby teeth can be valuable and should not be discarded! (read the story...)

Sick Children at School
When is it OK to send a sick child to school? (read the story...)

Keeping Kids Clear of MSRA
Tips to prevent and treat MSRA. (read the story...)

Protect your Children's Hearing
How to get kids to turn down the volume. (read the story...)

The Four Ps of Successful Family Meals
Family mealtimes are an important element in cohesive, well-functioning family life and in healthy child development. (read the story...)

Ways to Develop Self Esteem for Children
Children with low self-esteem may appear to be well adjusted, but their attitude oozes defeat. (read the story...)


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