When there’s football on the TV, there’s nothing better than the crunch of potato chips. But since it’s normally game over once the bag opens, here are 3 healthier — and tastier — ways to satisfy your chip cravings that won’t have you sweatin’ the extra pounds by the Super Bowl. Apple Chips Ingredients 2 […]
Whether you’re a parent of an infant and toddler or school-age kids and teens, you probably have a zillion questions about your children. What’s normal? What should I expect when my child is sick? When should I call the doctor? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more in this section.
There’s no denying that texting and driving is a dangerous combination for anyone: Studies show that texting while driving is more dangerous than drunk driving. But when it comes to young drivers, the statistics get even scarier. Teen drivers are 4 times more likely than adults to get into car crashes or near-crashes when talking […]
Now that you’re eating for 2 (or more!), this is not the time to cut calories or go on a diet. In fact, it’s just the opposite — you need about 300 extra calories a day, and possibly more later in your pregnancy when your baby grows quickly. “Though you’re eating for 2, don’t eat […]
Smart phones and tablets are everywhere, including in the hands of young children, who instinctively seem to know where to swipe, tap and click. There also are hundreds of apps and games designed for preschoolers, including many that are intended to be educational. However, Dr. Emma Raizman, a pediatrician at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics […]
While most parents can’t wait for their child to be toilet trained, it can seem like a daunting task – especially when there are so many theories on how to do it and when to start. Children will learn to use the toilet when they’re ready, but there are steps you can take to help your […]
Halloween can be a wonderful and whimsical night. It’s the one night of the year when childhood fantasies temporarily come to life, with pirates, ghosts and superheroes prowling the neighborhood on the hunt for thrills, chills and chocolate. But it can pose dangers to your young revelers if you’re not careful. To help make this […]