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What symptoms of the flu should I look for in my child?

The symptoms of the flu are much like those of a cold. However, flu symptoms are generally worse than cold symptoms. Here are a...

What are the risks of having a C-section?

There are several risks of having a C-section that all pregnant women should know about. While a C-section is a necessity in some cases,...

How can I help my child fight acne?

Acne is a serious issue for preteens and teenagers. Learning to fight acne with over-the-counter and natural remedies is essential for those with moderate...

Is it possible to get pregnant if I had my tubes tied?

Having your tubes tied, also known as having a tubal ligation, is generally accepted as an effective form of birth control. During the procedure,...

What are the symptoms of ADHD?

ADHD is a common issue, but that does not mean that every child labeled as a “troublemaker” has it. The symptoms of ADHD are...

I am 40 years old and pregnant. What risks am I facing?

Being 40 years old and pregnant is increasingly common, and women often choose to have children later in life due to work and education....

How can I prevent diaper rash?

Diaper rash is not always preventable, but there are certainly a few things you can do to keep your little one from experiencing the...

When should my son start wearing deodorant?

Even if your son has yet to go through puberty, it is not unheard of for him to ask to wear deodorant. You might...

How much screen time should I allow a child under two years old?

According to the Academy of Pediatrics, children under the age of two should not be spending much time at all watching television. In fact,...

Should I make a separate meal for my picky child?

It is typical for toddlers to demand a life based on chicken nuggets, but you probably know that that this is not a good...