It can be tough to find the right person to care for your child, epecially if your child is very young. Find tips on selecting the right sitter for your household and how to make sure he or she is prepared for anything.
If your child needs ear tubes, ease your worries with information on what to expect during and after this common procedure.
Don't worry, it's perfectly normal. But you'll want to talk with a dentist to find out how to break the habit if an older child still sucks his or her thumb. This can help prevent an overbite.
Asthma is a disease that affects the lungs. It is the most common long-term disease of children. Test your knowledge of living with asthma with this quiz.
It is important to know your estimated due date in order to help plan for the baby's birth.
There are benefits to getting regular exercise during pregnancy for most women. Work with your health care provider to develop a safe exercise program you can do throughout your pregnancy. This video discusses the benefits of exercise, as well as recommendations on how to exercise.
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