Infants & Toddlers

support for parents of premature babies May 17, 2017

How to support a family with a baby in the NICU

When a newborn is seriously ill, the family can use all the support it can get. Here a NICU nurse suggests ways to help.

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Infants & Toddlers

how to raise an independent child May 15, 2017

4 tips for surviving “I do it myself!”

Four tips for maintaining your sanity when your toddler hits the ā€œI do it myself!ā€ phase.

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Infants & Toddlers

kangaroo care May 11, 2017

The benefit of skin-to-skin contact for infants

One mother's experience using skin-to-skin contact to help nurture her premature baby.

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Infants & Toddlers

breastfeeding after returning to work May 4, 2017

5 tips for breastfeeding after returning to work

Pediatrician and mom offers this advice for returning to the office while breastfeeding.

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Infants & Toddlers Women's Health

toddler temper tantrum April 25, 2017

Mood swings and temper tantrums: tips for surviving the toddler years

For many parents, toddlerhood is pendulum swinging between outbursts and outright cuteness. A mom offers her survival tips for this important stage in parenting.

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Infants & Toddlers

Getting kids to sleep during daylight April 13, 2017

Lights out when it’s light out: getting kids to sleep during daylight

More sunshine is a great thing -- with one catch. Here are 4 tips for getting kids to sleep during daylight.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Sleep

Know the warning signs of child abuse April 10, 2017

How to spot the warning signs of child abuse

Trust your instincts and take action if you suspect child abuse.

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Caregivers Children Infants & Toddlers Prevention Teens

March 24, 2017

How to prevent peanut allergy

New guidelines give parents guidance on the safety of introducing peanuts to babies.

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Allergies Infants & Toddlers Nutrition Safety

child with crossed eyes March 23, 2017

Crossed eyes in kids: when to be concerned

Be alert for signs of crossed eyes within a child's first year.

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Eye Infants & Toddlers