child health

What to do when your baby is teething

What to do when your baby is teething

Teething be a pain – literally. Here’s how to reduce the ouch factor for moms and tots alike. »

The dangers of third hand smoke

The hidden dangers of third-hand smoke

You don’t have to be a smoker in order for your children to suffer the devastating health effects of cigarettes. Find out how to protect your children against third-hand smoke. »

Baby hygiene from head to toe

Baby hygiene from head to toe

You have a beautiful baby… how on earth do you keep him or her clean? Here are all the tips you've always wanted to ask about . . . »

Kids and Head Lice

What to do when your kids get head lice

Here’s what to do when disaster’s already struck to avoid a nasty situation from getting even worse . . . »

What to do when your child comes down with a cold

Five Things to Do When Your Kids Come Down with the Cold

Colds are a simple fact of life, especially when you’ve got kids and live in a city that isn’t always the cleanest. Here are a few tricks to make the recovery process as painless as possible . . . »

Frequent Urination Part 2

Let’s Get to Know About Frequent Urination – Part 2

Pollakiuria , or abnormally frequent urination is a condition not uncommon in children. Complete and correct information is the first step in providing accurate diagnostic results . . . »

frequent urination

Let’s Get to Know About Frequent Urination – Part 1

Pollakiuria , or abnormally frequent urination is a condition not uncommon in children. Complete and correct information is the first step in providing accurate diagnostic results . . . »

Travel safely with children

6 Tips on How to Travel Safely and Successfully with Kids

Here are some easy, essential tips to ensure that your family stays healthy and safe on vacation . . . »

Hematuria

Hematuria in Children

While hematuria in children is a fairly uncommon medical condition it is also one of the major illnesses that worry parents to the extent that they feel compelled to take their children to see a doctor . . . »

Annual Check-up

How important is it for your child to have an annual check-up?

Regular check-ups for your children play a very important role in shaping their development both physically and mentally . . . »

Make your child's favorite foods healthier

How to Make Your Child’s Favorite Foods Healthier

Sometimes at the end of a long day, I don’t want the aggravation of going to the trouble of making a home-cooked meal only to watch the little ones shove it away . . . »

Society and breastfeeding

Societal Support is Critical for Breastfed Babies

With favorable legislation, understanding employers, and an encouraging family, more moms will breastfeed and more children will enjoy the resultant health benefits . . . »

Baby Stool and Health

Babies’ Stool Indicates Their Health

Exercise scientists have known for a long time that children who are physically fit absorb and retain new information more effectively than children who are out of shape . . . »

What do you do when your child is overweight?

What Do You Do When Your Child is Overweight?

Kids are sensitive and an offhand comment about being “fat” can do a lot of harm. Here are a few steps you can take to help your child grow into a healthy adult . . . »

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