• Help Your Child Cope with Bullies

    Kids who are bullied can become depressed, develop low self-esteem, avoid school, feel physically ill, and even think about killing themselves. Here's what to watch for and what to do if your child is bullied.

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  • How to Comfort a Crying Baby

    You've fed, burped, changed, and rocked your baby, but they are still crying. And crying. Your nerves are frayed, your sleep is ruined, and you’re losing confidence as a new parent. Now what?

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  • Understanding Phobias in Children

    A phobia is an anxiety disorder that causes excessive fear of an object or situation and lasts for at least 6 months. Here's what to do if your child suffers from a phobia.

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Pregnancy & Newborns

Pregnancy is an exciting time for parents-to-be. You want to know as much as you can about your developing baby and how your actions will affect his health. Use this information to help you make informed decisions from conception through delivery.

Children's Health

You want the best for your child, from good nutrition to effective discipline to a breadth of life opportunities.


    The most common mosquito-borne disease is dengue. It affects nearly 400 million people worldwide each year. Find out more about mosquito-borne diseases by taking this quiz.

    BMI, or body mass index, uses weight and height to calculate weight status for adults. BMI for children and teens also takes into account gender and age because healthy body fatness differs between boys and girls and changes as they grow. This BMI calculator will help you determine if your child is at a healthy weight.


      This video shows the steps for taking your child’s rectal temperature.