Tag: Tweens

prevent poison ivy April 25, 2018

How to protect kids from poison ivy

Poison ivy, oak and sumac are common. How to prevent itchy problems.

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Children Prevention

hpv vaccine and teens April 5, 2018

Should teens get the HPV vaccine?

Cancer experts urge parents to vaccinate kids (including boys) against the HPV virus, which causes cancer.

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Prevention Teens

Child car seat guidelines for every age March 16, 2018

Child car seat guidelines for every age

This cheat sheet helps parents understand what kind of car seats their children should use.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety Teens

child with anxiety March 12, 2018

What to know about anxiety in children

There are different types of anxiety, but they all limit a child’s ability to function.

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Children Mental Health Teens

March 8, 2018

When do you need a child life specialist? 5 situations

These warmhearted experts can help children cope with being in the hospital.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

March 7, 2018

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

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Prevention Safety

child life specialists March 1, 2018

5 reasons children need child life services

Child life specialists help meet five important needs children have while in the hospital.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

February 16, 2018

Youth sports safety tips: Everything that parents need to know

Youth sports can teach a child so much. Here are pre-season tips for making this a safe experience.

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Children Teens

teaching your child about peers with special needs February 7, 2018

Teaching your child about peers with special needs: 8 useful tips

How children treat others with differences depends to some extent on what their parents teach them about kindness.

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Children Teens