You play it safe, so how can a young child drown in the pool? Researchers have discovered several common circumstances of at-home drownings.
Find out about ISR's Self-Rescue swimming lessons - a method that teaches young kids how survive in the water, and how to get themselves to safety.
Being a kid can be very rewarding when parents, teachers and caregivers use these fun printable reward charts!
Toddlers and preschoolers whose parents have rules about what they can and cannot eat really do have healthier eating habits.
Some practical pointers for co-sleeping and the family bed, from a parenting expert.
Could a baby's sleep problems be red flags for developmental difficulties in toddlerhood?
Do toddlers and babies really use iPads and other tablets? If you've watched YouTube, you probably know the answer is yes. But *how* are they using them?
A new study says that preschoolers should be encouraged to write at a young age -- even before they make their first step into a classroom.
Unfortunately, you can't just slap on a little sunscreen and expect to be safe from sunburn. Here's what you need to know.
The legendary Dr Seuss - Theodor Seuss Geisel - has used humor to encourage generations of kids to read. So how did his genius get started?
The messier your baby or toddler gets while playing with food in the high chair, the more he or she is probably learning.
Accident investigations and research have shown that installing a car seat correctly can be difficult. Here are some common car seat mistakes.
When parents who suspect autism bring their concerns to healthcare providers, too often, their child's signs of autism are dismissed.
Kids and babies are a lot more susceptible to UV damage, meaning that sun protection is more important than we even realized.
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?
Once you decide your child may need help, there are several more steps to take to get Early Intervention services. Here's a look.
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.
How can you get your toddler to stop biting other kids? Parenting expert Elizabeth Pantley answers.
Who would have thought a Sesame Street video starring the Cookie Monster - of all characters - could teach preschoolers self-control?
Early potty training - before age 2 - can mean a much higher risk of developing daytime wetting problems later. Here's why.
If your baby has a handedness preference - righty or lefty - language skills may be ahead of the curve, researchers say. Find out more about the study here.
For those moms working outside the home who are breastfeeding their babies -- and those who travel or for other reasons can't be with their child throughout the day -- using a breast pump to express milk is a m...
Every summer, story after story appears on the news about a child drowning (or nearly-drowning), and moms and dads start to worry: What would happen if my child fell in a pool? When you're a parent who lives...
Diarrhea is never a good thing, but for an infant or toddler, it can be very bad. Here's what to watch for when it comes to your kids and diarrhea.