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When Can Parents Stop Worrying About SIDS? Newly mobile infants are particularly prone to SIDS, but by the time they approach a year parents can breathe easier.
How to Support a Child With Chronic Illness Child life specialists help families cope in a healthcare environment, and parents can look to them to learn how to help sick kids.
How to Find the Right Fertility Clinic for You and Your Partner There's more to finding a fertility clinic than a quick Google search. The first step is in knowing when it's time to find a fertility clinic and then understanding which clinic is the best fit.
How to Prepare for a Breech Baby Finding out a baby is in the breech position can be scary, but there are ways to help the birth go smoothly so that everything (and everyone) comes out fine in the end.
Stop Worrying About When Your Kid Will Crawl Because They Might Not (And That's Fine) Crawling is viewed as a key milestone in physical, mental, and emotional development, yet the American Academy of Pediatrics dispels that notion. Some babies skip crawling and go straight to walking.
The Signs of Autism Parents Can Look for in Babies Awareness of autism has increased exponentially in recent years. But detection can be tricky, especially in very young children.
12 Halloween Family Costumes That Are Genuinely Clever This October, coordinate a family Halloween costume that will make heads turn and bystanders laugh.
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The Best Blockbusters for Younger Kids From Star Wars to The Goonies, here are the best big blockbuster movies for younger kids.
8 Great Kids Books About Dogs There are few better subjects for kids books than man's best friend.
How To Help an Infant Develop Fine Motor Skills Parents can help a baby to develop fine motor skills and gross motor skills in almost every room of the house, as long as they are patient and focused.
How to Say No Without Saying 'No' There are times in parenting when saying no as a form of child discipline doesn't make sense. It's better to offer choices and help kids develop reason.
How to Get a Kid to Sleep in Summer Getting a preschooler to sleep while it's still light outside can be difficult, particularly when the kid can see blue sky. But a strong routine will help.
How to Prepare a Kid for the First Sleepover Kids who've never stayed outside of their home may have anxiety. The parent's best tool for addressing those concerns may include a dry run with a relative.
How to Prepare for Baby's First Trip There's no need for fancy baby travel beds or baby travel systems in order for parents to enjoy baby travel as early as two months after birth.
How to Prevent a Child from Calling Your Bluff Parental threats can easily become bluffs when a parent can't follow through with consequences. That can create defiant children. There's a better way.