eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new
NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News: Watch Live Stream

parenting

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Encourage Teens Suffering From Depression To Seek Help

Depression can be a major issue during the teenage years, but far too many teenagers fail to seek help from depression because they’re embarrassed.

08/15/2014

(Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Video Games Impact Kids’ Socialization

I think we are all in agreement that too much time spent playing video games is a bad thing for kids, but what about a few hours a week?

08/11/2014

Dr. Sue Cornbluth.  (Photo provided)

Understanding How Kids Deal With Tragedies

This summer, shootings, fires, and car crashes have claimed the lives of numerous children in the Delaware Valley. Often times, parents have a hard time helping their kids deal with and understand these kinds of tragedies. So what is the right way to talk to your kids about these kinds of stories?

08/04/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Children Who Are Obese Don’t Necessarily Realize It

Nearly 17% of US children and adolescents are obese. But, according to a CDC report, many people who are obese don’t consider themselves as having the condition.

07/28/2014

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Learn About Asthma If You Have It

We know that asthma is on the rise in this country. There is a huge tool in the battle against asthma that we don’t always use. The major weapon is education.

07/11/2014

(Credit: Getty Images)

Mixed Emotions On Testing Teen Hearts

A mother and nurse whose son died of an unknown heart defect, has started a movement offering free electrocardiogram screenings for teenagers. Not everyone is on board.

07/02/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Men Reveal What They Love About Being A Dad

Three dads share what fatherhood means to them.

06/01/2014

file photo

Seek Treatment For Postpartum Depression

If, as a new mother, you are depressed or anxious to the point where it is affecting your ability to care for the baby or if you feel you may harm your baby, seek help immediately.

05/27/2014

Babies

Bilingual Homes May Benefit Babies’ Brains

A study has found babies who grow up in a bilingual home may enjoy greater mental flexibility before they even learn to talk.

05/22/2014

(credit:  Valery Hache/Getty Images)

Childproof Your Bathroom

Your bathroom could be the most dangerous room in the house for the kids.

05/08/2014

sleep deprived

Children With Sleep Disorders May Lose More Than A Few Winks

When children have difficulty sleeping it can lead to daytime sleeping, irritability, learning difficulties and behavioral problems.

05/07/2014

file photo (credit: Getty Images)

Cooking Fun For Kids App

Cooking Fun for Kids is designed for children 8 and under and features cartoon characters – made of peas and beans – that guide kids through healthy recipes.

05/07/2014

(credit: LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Men Take Little Time For Paternity Leave

What the law allows, and the amount of time men actually take for paternity leave are two different things.

04/29/2014

(Credit: Marco Di Lauro/Getty Images)

A Timely Talk With Your Teens

This time of year sees the combination of prom season and the return home of college students to their families. It’s a good time to remind them about the dangers of drinking and driving.

04/29/2014

(credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Baby-Friendly Not So Friendly For Some Moms

Baby-friendly programs are meant to encourage new mothers to breastfeed – and there are many good reasons – but it’s not for everyone.

04/28/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 31,329 other followers