Know the signs of life-threatening anaphylaxis from ‘bee sting allergies’

Flying, stinging insects can be more aggressive in the early fall. Know your risk for serious reactions.

5 tips for blended families

In honor of National Stepfamily Day, read one mother’s tips for success with a blended family.

Trying to quit smoking? Keep at it!

Most smokers make several attempts to go tobacco-free before quitting cigarettes for good. So take heart, and keep trying.

Learning Autism Warning Signs and Next Steps
September 26, 2016

Autism warning signs: what to do next

Early diagnosis is important; here’s what to do if concern arises over signs of autism.

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September 23, 2016

8 common car seat mistakes

Make sure that precious cargo is being transported safely with these eight tips for car seat use.

whole-grains
September 23, 2016

Choose whole grains for greater health benefits

Here’s what whole-grain means and how to identify these healthier products.

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September 22, 2016

Low breast milk supply? We’ve got answers

If baby’s breast milk supply seems low, consider these points before making any attempt to increase it.

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) Miracles: Meet Jonah and Emory
September 20, 2016

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) brothers: Meet Jonah and Emory

A father shares his family’s journey with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, one of nine types of muscular dystrophy.…

3 ways to slow down this fall
September 19, 2016

3 ways to slow down this fall

Commit to saying no to extra activities this fall to allow time for family and even for kids to get bored. Here’s why.

Sleep Training For Babies Is OK
September 15, 2016

Important points about sleep training for babies

Controlled comforting or camping out? Read more about which sleep-training technique might serve the family best.

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September 14, 2016

Warning to parents: Nursing pillows are not for sleeping

Nursing pillows and loungers are popular, but parents beware: They are not for sleeping infants.

Making time for individual kid dates
September 14, 2016

Make sure to find 1-on-1 time with each child

Consider these ideas for carving out time with each child.