Adolescence is a pivotal time in every child’s life. Because of the significant growth that is taking place, ensuring that they are getting proper nutrition is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. While setting your sights on perfection is an insurmountable goal, you can definitely aim to achieve a […]
Whether your child has been diagnosed with food allergies or if they are friends with a child who has, there are several things you need to understand in order to make sure everyone stays safe and healthy. Childhood food allergies vary in severity, with anaphylactic reactions, which can be fatal, being the most serious. Even […]
For many children, there may be a long time period between hearing tests. The first hearing test is administered to newborns before they go home from the hospital. The second test is a hearing screening that is routinely done when the child enters kindergarten. Hearing loss that is genetic or progressive may not begin until […]
When you have children in school, there’s nothing worse than entering flu season. And, if you have more than one child, the dread is doubled (sometimes tripled) as you know how nasty those germs can be. If you’re not careful, soon your entire household will be sick. Thankfully, there are ways you can help boost […]
When it comes to our children, parents worry about lots of things, especially their health. We take our kids for regular dental check-ups and make sure they don’t eat too much sugar. We dutifully take them for their well visits and vaccinations each year and back for their flu shots in the fall. But are […]
Backpack, check. Notebooks and pencils, check. Immunizations? August is National Immunization Awareness Month. That means there is no better time to make sure your children have all the required immunizations they need by the time school starts. We break it down for you by age, which makes providing your kids with the protection they need […]
May 3-9 is National Children’s Mental Health Week, as celebrated by the National Federation of Families. 79% of children aged 6 to 17 with mental disorders do not receive appropriate care. This year’s theme is, “Mental Health Is Fundamental.” Mental health is fundamental to our ability to think, feel, and interact with each other and enjoy […]
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