In-depth

Acetaminophen and children

Baby naps

Daytime sleep is crucial to your baby's growth and development. Follow these tips to help your baby nap.

Breast-feeding and medications

When you're breast-feeding, medications aren't necessarily off-limits — but caution is important. Get answers to common questions about breast-feeding and medications.

Breast-feeding nutrition: Tips for moms

Good nutrition during breast-feeding is essential. Find out what to eat — and what to avoid.

Breast-feeding support

Breast-feeding has numerous benefits, but it's not always easy. If your partner is breast-feeding, understand what you can do to support her.

Breast-feeding twins

Child development

What does the way your child plays and speaks say about his or her development? Find out.

Cold medicines for kids

Ear infection treatment: Do alternative therapies work?

Extended breast-feeding

Hand-washing tips

How much sleep do you really need?

The usual advice is eight hours a night, but many factors, such as age and genetics, influence how much shut-eye you need.

Introducing a new sibling

Iron deficiency in children

Wonder if your child is getting enough iron? Get the facts about iron deficiency in children.

Limiting screen time

Worried about how much time your child spends in front of a screen? Here's help changing your child's routine.

Preventing lead exposure

Returning to work after maternity leave

Returning to work after you've had a baby can be daunting. Follow these tips to balance your work and family life.

Sex education: Talking to toddlers and preschoolers about sex

Single-parenting tips

Talking with your child's caregivers and teachers about food allergies

Thermometers: Understand the options

Considering buying a thermometer? Know the different types of thermometers and which style will work best for your family.

Aug. 07, 2013