Type 2 diabetes, once diagnosed much more frequently in overweight adults, now affects kids who have poor eating habits and get little exercise. Experts offer tips to help your child avoid type 2 diabetes.
January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month. Try this quiz to see how much you know about birth defects.
Sooner or later your child will simply be too big for his or her crib. Most children will move to a bed by age 2.
When your children act as if they are carrying the weight of the world on their shoulders, maybe you should check their backpacks. Overloaded packs can put stress on muscles and soft tissues.
You're a careful parent who steers children away from things that could harm them. So, for safety's sake, look through your home often. Keep an eye out for not-so-obvious hazards, like window blinds and household chemicals.
Answer this one: When riding in a motor vehicle, how tall should a child be to sit in a regular seat and use an adult seat belt instead of a being strapped into a car safety seat or booster seat?
When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.
Your breastmilk is the best nutrition for your baby. And it helps protect against diseases, too. Learn how to get started and what you can expect during the first weeks of breastfeeding.