You play it safe, so how can a young child drown in the pool? Researchers have discovered several common circumstances of at-home drownings.
Here are some easy and fun family activities for summer that will allow you to spend time together and keep your kids busy.
Being a kid can be very rewarding when parents, teachers and caregivers use these fun printable reward charts!
Kids who didn't have to take on major responsibility at a young age tend to become parents who are more sensitive to their own kids' needs.
A new study finds that positive attitudes prevail within families of people with Down syndrome, with family members sharing feelings of love and pride.
After divorce, the behavior of deliberately trying to sabotage a child's relationship with the other parent has a name: parental alienation.
Parents who take the helicopter parenting approach may be hindering their child's development by becoming too heavily involved in homework.
A lot of people want an uncluttered home, but don't know where to begin. To get you going, here are some decluttering tips help you start getting organized!
Is swallowing gum bad for you? Does gum stay in your stomach for seven years?
It's hard enough to get kids to listen. So how can parents cut through the electronic clutter so texts and emails to teens get through?
Most parents wouldn’t dream of physically punishing their teens, yet their use of harsh verbal discipline may be just as detrimental.
Dogs, cats, guinea pigs and beyond -- no matter the kind of pet, researchers have found that animals can help ease stress for autistic kids.
According to a new survey, a majority of kids say that their moms and dads are too distracted when they're trying to talk to them.
The majority of parents believe there's more potential benefit than potential harm when it comes to their children's use of technology.
How would you like some sleep tips for toddlers, preschoolers and up that will improve not only your child's rest, but also her daytime mood?
Research shows that children with autism have stronger social skills when any kind of pet lives in the home.
Does your child often crawl into your bed late at night? Here's more about why he or she does - and some tips for you.
Sleep, or lack thereof, and technology often go hand in hand when it comes to school-aged kids. Is the smartphone or iPad keeping your kids up at night?
The routine task of lawn mowing can be extremely dangerous if proper safety precautions aren't taken. Here are tips to help you prevent lawn mower injuries!
An alarming number of appliance fires are caused by the units themselves, as opposed to human error. Here's a look at some important home fire hazards.
Do you love to swim, but hate the smell and eye burn you get every time you jump into a chlorinated pool? A natural swimming pool might just be the answer.
Nearly 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs each year, half of these are children. One in five dog bites results in injuries serious enough to require medical attention. Why be concerned about dog bites? ...
Authoritarian, controlling parents, are more likely to raise disrespectful, delinquent children who do not see them as legitimate authority figures.
Home modifications for a child with physical disabilities means adapting living spaces so he or she can live independently & safely.