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Does Your Child Really Need Hearing Aids?
Does Your Child Really Need Hearing Aids?

Most kids prescribed hearing aids do in fact need them, but if you suspect auditory neuropathy… >>

How to Protect Your Child from Skin Cancer
How to Protect Your Child from Skin Cancer

The American Academy of Pediatrics urges parents to limit their children's sun exposure. >>

Fantastic Finger Foods for Babies
Fantastic Finger Foods for Babies

Here are a few nutritious foods to help your little person on the road to culinary independence. >>

7 Tips to Raise Financially Savvy Kids
7 Tips to Raise Financially Savvy Kids

Teach your kids how to be money smart with tips from Syble Solomon, creator of Money Habitudes. >>

What You Need to Know When Planning a Trip to Disney World
What You Need to Know When Planning a Trip to Disney World

Here’s how to ensure your visit with Mickey goes off without a hitch. >>

3 Great Florida Resorts for a Family Vacation
3 Great Florida Resorts for a Family Vacation

By now, many Americans have forgotten the feel of sunshine on their skin. This winter’s… >>

Your To-Do List Before Flying Solo with the Kids
Your To-Do List Before Flying Solo with the Kids

Here are a few things that make travel go smoothly. >>

14 Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff
14 Old-School Ways to Remember Stuff

Try some well-known and original mnemonic phrases and tricks to help keep track of odd spellings of… >>

Easy Ways for Parents to Save
Easy Ways for Parents to Save

In these grim economic times everyone is trying to curb their spending. But it doesn’t have to… >>

Probiotics May Ease Colic
Probiotics May Ease Colic

Giving colicky babies the good bacteria found in yogurt may ease their agony, studies suggest. >>

Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter
Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter

Explore the connection between the ability to form letters and learning. >>

How to Survive Being Home with a Sick Child
How to Survive Being Home with a Sick Child

When your child is sick enough to stay home from school but not sick enough to sleep all day… >>

An Accidental Education: Exclusive Excerpt from Michael J. Fox's New Book
An Accidental Education: Exclusive Excerpt from Michael J. Fox’s New Book

In his new book, Michael J. Fox reveals what illness has taught him. >>

Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths

Find out how to lobby for strict laws and get tough at home. >>

Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid
Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid

Millions of people are injured and thousands are killed each year in household mishaps, according… >>

How to Build a Baby Bookworm
How to Build a Baby Bookworm

There are few gifts you can give your child greater than a love of reading. Here are some simple… >>

6 Ways to Handle Prescription Drugs
6 Ways to Handle Prescription Drugs

Parents have an enormous impact on their children’s attitudes toward prescription drugs—and the… >>

Best Websites for Lullaby Lyrics
Best Websites for Lullaby Lyrics

Here are a few of the most helpful sites parents can refer to for lullaby song lyrics. >>

5 Biggest Myths Parents Buy Into
5 Biggest Myths Parents Buy Into

Is discipline how one best teaches self-control? In Nurtureshock: New Thinking About Children… >>

Is Loneliness as Harmful as Smoking?
Is Loneliness as Harmful as Smoking?

Are you one of those people who dreads Valentine’s Day every year? According to a recent podcast… >>