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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. >>

More Things Your Nanny Won't Tell You
More Things Your Nanny Won’t Tell You

More tips from the people who are taking care of your children. >>

Make Your Own Gumdrops
Make Your Own Gumdrops

These chewy candies can be tailored to the occasion >>

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. >>

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. >>

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… >>

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… >>

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. >>

Take Control of Family Tech Time
Take Control of Family Tech Time

Does your life suffer from too much time spent online? Here’s how to take control. >>

How Your Stress Affects Your Kids
How Your Stress Affects Your Kids

If you’re frazzled—and who isn’t?—your children may be suffering, too. >>

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… >>

Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter
Why Handwriting Makes You Smarter

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

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 Fun Snow Day Activities
5 Fun Snow Day Activities

It goes without saying that kids love snow days, but if you’re a mom, you’ve probably run out… >>

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… >>

TV Programs for Science-Minded Toddlers
TV Programs for Science-Minded Toddlers

Feeling guilty about parking your preschooler in front of the tube? A recent Scientific American… >>

7 Ways to Boost Fertility
7 Ways to Boost Fertility

The worst thing you can do when trying to conceive is panic—stress can reduce your chances of… >>