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Child Health & Wellness

The American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition and the Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness state that these drinks “are not appropriate for children and adolescents and should never be consumed.” Read more

Parenting

Follow these tips to make sure you and your kids enjoy nothing but fun in the sun this summer. Read more

Summer

Here’s what you need to be aware of as your child gets ready to hit the field. Read more

Parenting

The wheels on the bus go round and round, but that’s not the only thing repetitive in your life right now. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

How do we know we’re doing everything correctly? Is there a secret recipe? Read more

KC Baby Magazine

"Autism is a developmental disability that is caused by differences in how the brain functions. People with ASD may communicate, interact, behave, and learn in different ways,” according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD... Read more

Parenting

Are vitamins all they’re cracked up to be? Do our kids really need to take them? Read more

Parenting

A baby’s developmental readiness for solid foods cannot be determined by a calendar. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

To keep kiddos healthy, look on the sunny side of the whimsical winter nutrient, vitamin D! Read more

Parenting

Today’s children may be the most supervised generation yet, with less time away from a caregiver’s gaze than kids enjoyed a few decades ago. But all this supervision hasn’t changed a simple fact: Kids are accident-prone. Read more

Parenting

We all do our best to raise our kids to be as healthy as possible. Follow these simple tips to help promote a healthy lifestyle for your children. Read more

Parenting

Every new parent at some point wonders: Is my baby supposed to do that? Is this normal? Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Just as cigarette smoking drops to its lowest level in years, e-cigarette use, a.k.a. “vaping,” is exploding among middle and high school students. Teens may blow off the trend as harmless, but experts think otherwise. Read more

Parenting

Your baby will be seen by the pediatrician in the hospital shortly after birth, so it’s important to have one in place prior to delivery. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Whether you plan to embrace or dread the summer heat, you can count on one thing: needing to feed your kiddos’ sweet and sweaty appetites all summer long. Read more

Summer

Anxiety becomes a problem when it affects quality of life and interferes with the activities you normally enjoy. Read more

Parenting

Nap time can be a battle between parent and child that leaves you everyone exhausted rather than rested. And so parents search for suggestions to make things go more smoothly, ultimately resulting in more rest for everyone. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

The first year of Baby’s life is one of the most exciting—and stressful—times for a parent. They have so many adjustments to make, worries to quell and learning to do. Read more

KC Baby Magazine

Measuring medicine by the teaspoonful might seem obvious, but it actually may not be in light of a recent study of how parents give their children medicine, published in Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics... Read more

Parenting

Being a parent comes with a few guarantees: There will be joy, there will be sadness and there will be times of transition. One of the biggest transitions for parents of small children is potty training. Read more

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