Why do babies get reflux more than children and adults? Do any treatments work?
Reducing stubbornly high levels of violence can be achieved if there is a focus on ensuring that children are not exposed to violence or toxic stress at home.
The good and bad things that happen in early childhood set the stage for health and well-being throughout a person's life.
Hair has long been a source of anxiety and shame for African-Americans. One psychologist has made it her life's work to reverse this trend.
That deafening din was millions of years in the making.
Electronic baby simulators given to schoolgirls as part of a sex education program may make teenage girls more, not less, likely to become pregnant, a new Australian study has found.
Child sport success relies on having a positive parental influence.
If you have a ten-month-old baby, what do you need to know? What do you need to ask your GP about the benefits and risks of antibiotics?
Harsh tales of mothers and fathers thrust into the court system as they seek the best treatment for a sick child are a warning.
Babies cry. A lot. But when does crying become colic, and what can we do about it?
New research confirms what many parents already know: head lice are getting harder to kill. How else can we control these itchy pests plaguing our playgrounds?
Thanks to life-skills training, girls who previously believed it improbable that they would go on to secondary school are now allowing themselves to dream about possibilities.
The majority of parents in the UK believe social media harms their children's moral development.
While the current political climate has cultivated a sense of fear surrounding cultural differences, when it comes to parenting, these differences could actually help make people better parents.
The most common complaint is conflicting advice, as well as staff who are "bossy, judgemental and inaccessible" and who undermine women's confidence.
Research shows that even four-year-olds feel better after an apology and view people who apologize as nicer than those who don't.
Why we can't help feeling affection for babies, puppies, dolls, teddies and even miniature products.
An environment rife with shame is a fertile breeding ground for conflict: pitting mother against mother.
Like moms, more dads are sweating the work-life balance. While just 35 percent of dads reported such conflicts in 1977, today 60 percent struggle to bring up baby while bringing home the bacon.
What are we really talking about when we criticize women who breastfeed in public?