Bedwetting affects five to seven million children in the US and about ten percent of all 7-year-olds.
We don’t think of musculoskeletal pain in children but it occurs more commonly than you would think. Don’t ignore it.
Asthma is a major health concern and it is particularly an issue in children who live in the city.
A new survey by the Afterschool Alliance chronicles how children spend the hours between 3 and 6pm – when they are largely unsupervised.
I’m sure you have noticed how easily infections seem to spread in schools. Here’s an easy tip to minimize the risk of your getting sick.
Many studies have shown that reading consistently to kids is the strongest factor in a child’s later reading success.
Now a report from the journal Pediatrics suggests the placebo effect could have a real impact with a common childhood problem – the cough.
Kids often hear about “stranger danger” but statistics show that strangers are NOT the most frequent abductors. This is what you need to know.
Ustyme is a video call app that lets families read over 200 books and play games – even when they’re in different parts of the country.
Can parents get arrested or sued for their teen’s beer party if they weren’t home?
A Johns Hopkins study done four years ago found that grandparents watching children actually reduces the incidence of injury by 50% or more.
A new study indicates that the quality of communication with toddlers is of much greater importance than the number of words.
Teenagers often fail to seek help from depression because they’re embarrassed about the problem.
Any parent can tell you that getting your kids to do their chores is a Herculean task. Chore-inator attempts to lend a hand.
Night terrors, which can occur in a child’s first few hours of sleep, can be dramatic for parents and caregivers.