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How to Protect Your Child From Accidental Poisoning

Kids under 6 account for 1 million calls to U.S. poison control centers a year read more

More Babies in Strollers, Cribs Winding Up in ER: Study

Concussions driving upswing, with only 1 percent of cases blamed on product failure read more

Dressing Baby for a Safe Winter Drive

Avoid bulky clothing, American Academy of Pediatrics says read more

Curbing Excess Weight Gain in Pregnancy May Not Lower Risk for Complications

Study found no benefit, suggesting that obesity’s effects on a pregnancy may begin before conception read more

Pediatricians Say No to Wearable Smartphone Baby Monitors

Sensors in infant clothing that track ‘vitals’ can cause unnecessary alarm, report says read more

How to Spot a Common, Potentially Dangerous, Childhood Illness

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is similar to a cold but can lead to complications that include pneumonia read more

Confessions of a Twisted Sister

Dear Mrs. Playdate, My uncle age 37, had recently fallen on hard times and lost his job. So, my mom (his older sister) invited him to come to live with us, about a month ago, until he got back on … read more

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