Frequently Asked Questions About Little League Shoulder and Elbow
Is your son's throwing arm hurting? An overuse injury could be to blame. A physical therapist answers some of the most frequently asked questions about little league shoulder and elbow.
How To Do Mental Health Check-Ins With Your Kids
Kids who were having mental health issues before COVID-19 are experiencing more issues; and kids who weren’t having problems before are having them now. A child psychologist outlines how and how often to do mental health check-in with kids to make sure that they're okay.
Quiz: Reasons to Call the Drug & Poison Information Center
No one intends for an accident to happen! Keep the Drug & Poison Info Center number handy to save time in an emergency. Our poison prevention specialists can help you decide next steps to take when there is an accidental exposure. Review this quiz to see the types of questions our call center typically answers.
When Does My Child Need A Comprehensive Hearing Test?
Around one in five kids have some form of hearing loss. The good news is that children of all ages can have their hearing tested, and in the vast majority of cases, there is a treatment available to help. Read to learn when parents should seek a comprehensive hearing test for their kids.
Daily Reading to Kids: 9 Tips for Fitting It In and Making It Count
Daily reading to kids is incredibly important -- but can feel daunting. Learn how to fit it in and make it effective each day.
Tips for Talking to Kids About Violence in the News
It's important for parents to talk to their kids about violence they may have seen or heard about on the news. Read a child psychologist's tips for how do to this.
My Daughter’s Spina Bifida Care Journey
For most families, news that they are expecting a baby is a joyous occasion. But for families of the 1 out of every 2,700 babies diagnosed with spina bifida, those
Eating Disorders and the COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a lasting effect on all of us. It’s upset our daily lives, how we learn and work, our friendships and so much more. Here in
COVID-19 Home Test Kit Dangers: What Parents Need to Know
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the U.S. government expanded efforts to increase at-home COVID testing. In January 2022 it was announced that every home is eligible to order free at-home
7 Ways to Help Your Teen with a Broken Heart
Witnessing our teens go through a breakup can be gut-wrenching, especially knowing that someone else caused this pain. We can help by striking a balance between supportive parent and allowing them to work through it on their own. Read a child psychologist's suggestions for doing this.