Parenting : Health & Medical
Your job as a parent is not just to keep your child happy. You're raising a future grown-up who needs to be able to deal with grown-up matters. If you teach little Timmy how to handle money responsibly, then grown-up Timmy will be better equipped for a richer life.
Fire prevention methods are very important for children. While adults need to keep a home safe, children should know what measures need to be taken to prevent fires as well. There are many simple things children should know about fires and fire prevention.Make your home safeRemove fire...
The greatest risk to our children doesn't come from strangers but from friends and family. In light of the devastating events that allegedly took place at Penn State and Syracuse Universities
Riding a bike without training wheels for the first time can be a frightening endeavor. Those used to riding with the assistance of two extra wheels often are not equipped with the knowledge and confidence required to learn to effectively steer and balance a two-wheeled bike. Fortunately, riders o
During their pre-school years the child's brain is developing at an amazing speed. Even though your daily activities may seem boring to you, to your child they provide a wide view into the world around them. The most important things you can do to assist your child's brain to expand is to
Finger play activities are a fun way to teach children number and letter concepts and rhyming. They are also useful for whiling away waiting times. Finger play can include simple rhymes with actions, counting out rhymes and easy storytelling. Some lend themselves to quiet cuddles, while others work
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Are you an expectant working mom? Before your due date, make sure to write an out of office message for maternity leave that will automatically respond to any email sent to you. Here's a sample out of office message for maternity leave to get you started on your email for maternity leave.
If your parenting methods include abuse of any kind; physical, sexual, emotional or verbal, please get help to stop as soon as possible. Adults are supposed to safeguard and protect the young among us.You may be repeating patterns learned in your family of origin or not know any other methods of par
Parenting middle school children is kind of like a close encounter with an alien species: suddenly the child who was calm, collected, and fairly responsive to parental intervention is an expert on imitating The Blob at one moment, and a raging tiger the next. Of course, as parents we know to expect
Although it's important to be a good role model for your teen in many ways, these nine areas are particularly important.
Acid reflux, also called gastro esophageal reflux or heartburn, is a fairly common condition in babies. Acid reflux is caused when the muscles that separate the stomach from the esophagus aren't yet matured, so formula, breast milk or food is regurgitated back into the esophagus, causing irritation,
Childhood stages describe development highlighted by important learning achievements. While some parents and professionals interchange the terms milestone and benchmark, others consider distinctly different meanings for each term. Milestones describe important skill mastery such as walking without a
Feeding babies solid foods has always been a subject of many different opinions. Namely, some experts think that solid foods should be introduced earlier and some think that this should be done at a later stage in a baby's life. In addition to this, the choices of solid foods are great, so ther
As a parent, you are the one who is solely responsible of properly taking care of your baby. You have to provide everything the baby needs whether it has something to do with his/her physical or emotional needs. It is a fact that this task is easier to be said than done but as a parent; you can sure