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Study: Feeding babies peanuts reduces allergy risk

(CNN) - Researchers say even babies with eczema or an egg allergy may still benefit from eating peanut products.<p>The Canadian Medical Association …

Peanut Allergy

Is teen sexting cause for concern, or no big deal? How to help kids stay safe online.

Many parents dread the day their kids get their first phone. Yes, devices are a vital and necessary link for social groups and school. But smartphones also open new worlds for preteens and teens, exposing them to territory that may make parents uncomfortable. The technology can leave kids …

Lifestyle

Why we need to teach kids the difference between a hollow ‘I’m sorry’ and a real apology

My preschooler was busy with Play-Doh one day when she knocked over my glass of wine. It was an accident without any casualties — no electronics were fried, no clothing stained. Her eyes barely flicked at the light liquid spreading over the wooden dining table as she returned her attention to her …

Lifestyle

Here's more proof that social media is hurting young people's mental health - i-D

A new study suggests that each hour of screen time increases the severity of depressive symptoms in teens.<p>As we learn more about the effects of social media, many of us have tried to decrease the time we spend scrolling through our phones. Even with screen time limits, it's easy to shamelessly …

Teens

When My Kid Throws a Tantrum, I Remind Myself of This 1 Thing to Stay Calm

I watch my three-year-old son thrash on the floor, his screams reaching such a high volume I worry the neighbors will hear. He pounds his fists and throws his head back to reveal tears streaming down his red cheeks.<p>"I want Chuggington!!" he yells through gasps of air as he points at the dark …

Anger

Write Your Kid a Letter Every Year on Their Birthday

When my son turned one year old, I sat down to write him a letter. I wanted to talk to him, to tell him how monumentally he had grown over the past …

How-To's

A Mix Of These Foods Could Restore Healthy Microbes In Malnourished Kids

When children suffer from severe malnourishment, they don't just lose weight.<p>The condition wreaks havoc on biological systems throughout the body — including the microbiome, the healthy bacteria and other microbes that live in our digestive tracts. Those bacteria number in the trillions in every …

World News

Should I force my kids to be nice to children that aren't?

As a mom I find myself asking the same question: Where's the line between being nice and being a pushover? Of course, I never want my children to be …

Toddlers

Fun Indoor Games for Kids 6 - 12

When planning indoor activities and games for children ranging from age 6 to 12 years, it's important to choose activities that are both entertaining …

Accessories

Why Wealthy Parents Are Increasingly Choosing Public Over Private Schools

President Barack Obama listens to student Alexandria Sutton, 16, during his visit to a classroom at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va., one of the top ranked public schools according to Niche.com (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Photo Credit: ASSOCIATED …

Private Schools

How a 12 Year Old Boy Can Lose Weight Fast

If you are a 12-year-old boy who struggles with your weight, you're not alone. The amount of obese adolescents from 12 to 19 years old more than …

Fitness

The 1 Decision That Helped Yeti Move From Cult Brand to Nearly $800 Million in Revenue

They obsessively designed the coolest cooler. But their brand's momentum made Yeti's co-founders fret.<p><b>By early 2012,</b> almost six years after its founding, Austin-based Yeti Coolers was hitting its stride. The maker of high-end coolers for the hook-and-bullet set had grown to 20 employees and …

How to Burn Fat & Build Muscle for Teens

For teens trying to build muscle and burn fat, misconceptions can cause confusion. For example, contrary to popular opinion, lifting weights is not …

For Teens

This is the type of child who will be earning less at 35

When the children were kindergarteners, their teachers gave each child a behavior rating, focusing on inattention, hyperactivity, anxiety, and …

Success

Tummy Time 101: What Every Parent Needs to Know

If you’re a new parent, chances are you’ve received about as much unsolicited advice as you can manage from relatives, friends, and the random …

Babies

Dog Is Aggressive Toward Babysitter, Then Parents Set Up Camera and Find Out Why

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. Leaving your children with a babysitter is hard enough to begin with. You want to be sure that the person who’s …

Babysitting

This One’s for the Ladies

We open on a familiar summer scene: pre-adolescent kids laughing and running through perfect grass beside a sparkling lake. We’re at camp, and if you …

When Are Children Old Enough to Babysit Younger Siblings? A Psychologist Weighs In

Finding a babysitter you trust is tough enough, but what if it’s your firstborn watching the kids? Experts explain how old big brother or sister …

So Your Dog Bit Your Child . . . Now What?

It's any pet owner's worst nightmare: you turn your head for one second and your beloved family dog bites your kid. Whether it's just a nip or a full-on chomp, moms and dads who find themselves in this terrible position have a ton to think about. While some may be inclined to give their dog away no …

Dogs

Boarding Now: Parents of Children With Food Allergies

A recent government ruling may transform air travel for passengers with life-threatening food allergies by extending to them the protections afforded other individuals with disabilities.<p>In September 2016, gate agents for American Airlines refused Nicole Mackenzie’s request to preboard a flight from …

The rise of the only child: How America is coming around to the idea of ‘just one’

They rush up to him sometimes after a poetry reading, wanting to talk — not just because Billy Collins is a beloved former U.S. poet laureate, but because he is a poet who once began his autobiographical poem “Only Child” with the simple declaration: <i>I never wished for a sibling, boy or girl.</i><p>“I come …

Lifestyle

How to keep a baby under six months old safe from the sun

Experts agree that babies under six months are generally too young for sunscreen, and they can overheat easily—which can make sun protection during …

Babies

After Her Baby Stopped Breathing, Mom Warns Other Parents to Stick to Their Instincts

First-time mom Sarah Tams’ concerns weren’t taken seriously until her daughter stopped breathing. Now the mom is standing up for motherly …

Child death toll from brain disease crosses 100 in India as parents protest

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scores of parents and locals gathered outside a hospital in the eastern Indian state of Bihar on Tuesday to protest the death of more than 100 children over the past three weeks.<p>Health authorities have confirmed that at least 109 children have died in the city of Muzaffarpur due to …

The Kids Are Not All Right: Brainstorm Health

Suicide has been on the rise in America in recent years. And a new report suggests the trend has hit teenagers especially hard.<p>Harvard Medical School …

Health

I want to have more kids, but I'm worried I won't be able to handle it

"Don't you think it's time to have another baby, sweetheart? It's best to have them right after each other. You're not getting any younger, you know. …

Motherhood

Cut the fat: The obesity rate is dropping among US preschoolers, study shows

Preschool children receiving government food aid are reaching healthier body mass indexes, a U.S. study found, signaling a steady decline in obesity rates.<p>The latest data shows obesity rates dropped to about 14% in 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported, down from 16% in 2010.<p>…

What To Teach Your Adult Child About Money

When my oldest daughter graduated from college, I was amazed to discover that she had never taken an economics or finance class. Her education helped her secure a prestigious job doing medical research, yet she had no clue how to budget, do her taxes, invest or find out her credit score.<p>It turns …

Taxes

Mom Finds Strange Black Dots in Baby’s Nose, Then Doctor Reveals the Unexpected

Meghan Budden, a new mom from Hoboken, New Jersey, wanted to create a relaxing environment for herself and her baby boy James at home. She lit two …