15
Jul

How to Raise Confident Children

No matter where life takes your child, self-confidence will play a key part in his or her's success, so it's absolutely essential that you, as a parent, start building your child's self-confidence at a very early age.

14
Jul

How to Cope With Night Terrors

What can you do as a parent to cope with your child’s night terrors or possibly even prevent them from occurring?

14
Jul

How to Properly Install Your Baby Car Seat

With 80 percent of all car seats installed incorrectly, follow this simple guide to ensure your little one is as safe as possible.

13
Jul

Research Shows Self-Hypnosis May Alleviate Tourette’s Symptoms in Kids

Parents of children with Tourette Syndrome find the possibly of non-drug treatment appealing. A number of the medications prescribed to Tourette's patients produce negative side effects, and doctor's are often reluctant to prescribe them.

13
Jul

Medicines that Look Like Candy

Chewable and gummy vitamins look and taste just like candy. So much so, you can barely tell the difference when a gummy vitamin is sitting next to a gummy bear on the counter.

12
Jul

Study Says Kids Should Be Screened for Cholesterol

A West Virginia University study discovered that 36% of kids who wouldn't normally be screened for high cholesterol were in need of not just screening, but treatment.

08
Jul

Are Your Kids “Robo Tripping?”

It sounds like some kind of bizarre, internet-fueled virtual reality drug when you first hear it, but upon learning what the buzz-word "Robo Tripping" really stood for, I wasn't as surprised as I thought I'd be.

08
Jul

Most Car Seat Accidents Happen Outside the Car

I find my skeptical inner-mother asking how many of these injuries happened because no one was watching their baby while he was tucked into his car seat? Car seats are not convenient babysitters you can just walk away from.

08
Jul

European Union Approves Chewable Cholesterol Drug for Kids

Worried about your ten-year-old's cholesterol? If that's the case, worry no more. The European Union approved a deal with the Pfizer company to begin marketing its number one cholesterol drug, Lipitor, in chewable form to children.

07
Jul

Protecting Kids from Sunburn

It's the perfect weather for swimming, so you want to make sure your kids are fully protected before venturing outdoors and into the pool.