A small town in Oklahoma has been hit hard: Two kids, age 7 and 8, have died of bacterial meningitis. Now the 7-year-old's mother is warning other moms in hopes of sparing another mother from the pain her family is going through.
Some of the risks associated with obesity can now be identified in utero. Wow.
A new study has found that alcohol and marijuana use among teens is on the rise, ending a decade-long decline. How can we discourage our teens from drinking and smoking pot?
Kids in the U.S. eat several snacks a day, in addition to meals. Is your kid eating too much?
I've gone nine years without any of my daredevil kids needing stitches ... until last night.
Celebrities and mom bloggers all over the Web are rallying to help save a young girl's life. Keep reading to find out how you can join the crusade.
When a child is sick and feeling awful, the last thing a parent wants to do is fight about taking medicine. But what if you have a child who just flat-out refuses to swallow it? Or promptly vomits afterward? Never fear: a pediatrician offers her top tips.
A lot of readers were outraged by the thought of the hot dog being reinvented so that it would be more "choke-free." But I say BRING IT ON!