Understanding Colic: Treatment

Colic should go away by the time your baby is 4 months old. Until then, try these tips. They may give both of you some relief. Feeding Tips Is it the breastmilk or formula? Some parents worry that what they feed their baby or what they eat if they are breastfeeding can upset him. Generally it’s […]

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Autumn Tips to Help Keep Your  Kids Safe and Healthy

Kids are going back to school, the weather is getting  cooler, and the leaves are beginning to change  color. Autumn is on its way! Greet the fall with  ways to help keep you and your family safe and  healthy. Be active. As the weather cools, resist the urge to hibernate!  Make fall yard work fun. Have kids come up with  different ways to pick up leaves or pine cones (i.e.  squatting, bending, leaning, stretching, or balancing  on one foot). Provide kids with rakes and other  tools that are kid­sized for comfort and safety. […]

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“Back to Sleep” Campaign

Despite a 23-year campaign urging that babies be put to bed on their backs, only 43.7% of US mothers report that they both intend to use this method and actually do so all the time, according to a new study. The Safe to Sleep campaign has been telling both caregivers and parents to use this position since […]

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Children’s whims – the tactics of behavior for parents

Childhood – a time of constant change and attempts to adapt to them. Preschool and school children of younger age scare happening to them change, it causes stress How to beat stress? Create an oasis   and a variety of forms of reaction, including – children’s whims. When the children cry at his younger brother or sister, […]

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Tips to Help You Raise Kids Who Love Reading

  Helping your children to enjoy reading is one of the most important things you can do as a parent and well worth the investment of your time and energy. Kids will learn reading skills in school, but often they come to associate reading with work, not pleasure. As a result, they lose their desire […]

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When to Have a Second Child

Now that your precious baby’s gone from a bundle in your arms to a walking, you may be wondering if this is the right time to have a second child. While only you and your partner can decide the ideal time for spacing children in your family, the following questions may help you come up with […]

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Kids and Pets

We surround our children with images of animals from the day they are born. We decorate nurseries with stuffed puppies and penguins and hang mobiles with dangling bears and bunnies over cribs. There are animals on the wallpaper; sometimes we even paint animal murals. Caring for a pet really is a childhood rite of passage. […]

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Tips for Choosing a Child’s Car Seat

The car seat is an essential piece of child safety equipment. Here are some tips that will help you get the right one. Read your vehicle owner’s manual carefully before going shopping — to see exactly where the car seat should go and how it should be installed. Having scanned the manual will ensure a […]

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How to get children involved in chores

Research shows that children learn in many ways about family relationships and how their family functions. Being involved in household chores is one way they can learn. When children contribute to family life, it also helps them feel competent and responsible. Sharing housework can minimise stress in a family. Getting kids involved in chores helps […]

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3 Year Old Children’s Behavior Crisis

  If your child is three years old, do not be surprised if he/she tries to assert independence. At this age, the child becomes aware of his/her being an individual, and you need to accept this fact. In a crisis situation, help your child feel that you are not just mom and dad, but real friends, who […]

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