Aug. 19, 2022

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Anti-Diet Diet

Intuitive Eating Is How You Heal Your Relationship With Food

ByHaley Weiss

It has psychological and physical benefits, and it just means eating like a kid.

Developmental Milestones

The Only Two-Year Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

At 2-years-old, developmental milestones are even less pegged to specific abilities and more directed at behaviors that display a range of cognitive and physical accomplishments.

Hair, Hair Everywhere

Why Do I Have Such Hairy Toes? A Podiatrist Explains

BySara Novak

Your Hobbit feet could be a sign of good health.

Developmental Milestones

The Only 18-Month Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

By 18 months, developmental milestones may seem to be a thing of the past. They're still there, just few and far between. Here are the ones to keep an eye out for.


6 Common Myths About Race and Children


Parents Who Raise Flexible, Adaptable Kids Do These 3 Things

ByChristian Dashiell

While kids become more open to change, parents learn patience.

Developmental Milestones

The Only 12-Month Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

By a child’s first birthday, developmental milestones slow down drastically. But the ones they hit are big — and matter.

Child Development

Scientists Have Decoded Baby Talk — Turns Out They’re Bossing Parents Around

ByLauren Vinopal

When babies babble, they’re communicating exactly what they want. Even if they don't know it, parents are listening.


7 Ways To Motivate A Kid With ADHD To Do Homework And Chores

ByHaley Weiss

Start by meeting your kid where they are — and really listen to what they’re telling you.

Developmental Milestones

The Only 9-Month Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Developmental milestones appear to come a bit more slowly as a child reaches their first year, but they are no less important.


Science Suggests Parents Are Taking Parenting Too Far

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Parents who want to give their kids every advantage are spending more and more time and money on kids, but science is finding that it’s better to step back and find balance.

Developmental Milestones

The Only 6-Month Milestones That Matter

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Most parents overdo the whole milestone thing in the sixth month. Stop stressing out and focus on the two (just two!) developmental moments that really matter.

Playing It Safe

Is Baby Powder Safe To Use? It Depends On What’s In It.

ByLauren Vinopal

Despite divides in legal and scientific communities, it may be best for parents to switch to a safer alternative than talc-based baby powder.

Flu Vaccine

The 2022-2023 Flu Shot: What’s In It And Why?

ByTyler Santora

Everything you need to know about flu shot ingredients, varieties, and dosages.

Dad Bod

The 10 Biggest Workout Mistakes Men Make

ByJulia Savacool

If you’re putting in the time but failing to see the gains (or losses) you want, it's probably due to one of these common errors.

Tasty Treats

When Can Babies Eat Cheerios? A Pediatrician Explains

BySara Novak

Cheerios shouldn’t be among the first solid food your baby eats.