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Choosing a child care center, preschool or kindergarten is an important step in laying a strong foundation for a child's development and education.
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Does your baby have difficulty calm him or herself? Falling and staying asleep? It can be stressful, especially for new parents.
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Becoming a father or mother is sometimes described as the most joyous moment in a person's life, however, that feeling may not hold up as the pressures of being a parent become all too real.
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Quinn, an autistic boy, and the line of toys he made before falling asleep. Repeatedly stacking or lining up objects is a behavior commonly associated with autism.
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A recent report says that gay marriage results in better health care, and less anxiety, depression, and mental health issues.
Kids who are "fussy" as babies may end up watching more TV as parents try to soothe them, a new study suggests.
Parenthood began earlier than Stephanie and Ata Iemsisanith were expecting when their tiny twin daughters were born last December, three months ahead of schedule at less than 27 weeks' gestation.
A new study finds fussy infants and toddlers typically watch more television or videos than other children.
Depressive symptoms increased on average by 68 percent over the first five years of fatherhood for these young men , who were around 25 years old when they became fathers and whom lived in the same home as their children .
Michael l. Stein, M.D. died April 7 at his home in Belfast. Dr. Stein spent most of his professional career practicing pediatrics in Milford, Conn.
But a study of more than 7,000 children published online today by the journal Pediatrics says infants and toddlers exposed to more media tend to be fussier.
A recent study by researchers at Iowa State University suggests kids who play violent video games will have more aggressive behavior and keep aggressive thoughts regardless of age, gender or parental involvement.
It sounds like a recipe for "how to be a mean mommy." Announce to your family that for the following year, no sugar will be permitted.
Kids First Pediatric Urgent Care, 6750 S.W. 29th St., treats minor illnesses and injuries.
A Brewer Community School first-grader is going through aggressive chemotherapy, but still has a smile on her face, according to her mother.
Michelle Obama refers to childhood obesity as the tobacco of the 21st century. I agree.