HEALTH & SAFETY

Monkeypox

Monkeypox   Below are answers from American Academy of Pediatrics’ experts on some of the most frequently asked questions about how to prevent, r…

Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis: Causes, prevention, and treatment BY THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS   Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction. It comes on qu…

Weaning

Weaning Ancient Hebrews completed weaning at about three years. Most children in traditional societies are completely weaned between two and four year…

Promoting Healthy Sleep

SCREEN TIME VS. DREAM TIME Promoting Healthy Sleep   Before the onset of the pandemic, parents were grappling with the effects of screen time on …

Beat Heart Disease

Beat Heart Disease “Do one thing a day, and by the end of the month, you—and your family—will have a healthier heart,” says cardiologist Suzanne Stein…

Fitness Trends for the New Year

Shifting Wellness Attitudes Shape Fitness Trends for the New Year In adjusting to the constraints of the pandemic, many Americans had to improvise whe…

Choosing Safe Toys

Choosing Safe Toys Millions of toys are out there, and hundreds of new ones hit the stores each year. Toys are supposed to be fun and are an important…

Pediatric Asthma

Pediatric Asthma Tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics on How to Reduce Attacks and Ease Your Child’s Wheezing   The fall season doesn’t j…