Acetaminophen and children: Why dose matters

Antidepressants for children and teens

Antidepressants have warnings about suicidal thinking, but they may also provide the most effective treatment for your child's depression. These facts can help guide your decision.

BMI calculator

Breast-feeding beyond infancy


If your child is being bullied, get involved. Find out what's happening — and know how to respond.

Burn safety

Car seat safety

Cast care

Child development

Children and divorce

Explaining to your child why mom and dad are calling it quits is easier said than done. Here's help.

Children and gender identity

Children and sports

Children's swimming

Cold medicines for kids

Disposal of unused pain medications

Ear infection treatment: Do alternative therapies work?

Fall safety for kids

In the course of their daily adventures, children have plenty of opportunities to fall down. These simple precautions can help keep your child safe.

Fitness ideas for the entire family

Halloween safety tips

Hand-washing tips

Healthy snacks for kids

Helping children cope

Introducing a new sibling

Iron deficiency in children

Kindergarten readiness

Learning disorders: Know the signs, how to help

Limiting screen time

Mental illness in children: Know the signs

Nutrition for kids: Guidelines for a healthy diet

Preschool bedtime problems

Preventing lead exposure

School health tips

Sex education

Sex education: Talking to toddlers and preschoolers about sex

Sibling rivalry

Single-parenting tips


Stroller safety

Temper tantrums

Thermometer basics

Thermometers: Understand the options

Thumb sucking

Tips for picky eaters

Water safety

July 20, 2016