Tips To Help Students Manage STAAR Test StressStudents in schools across Texas will be taking the STAAR test on Tuesday, and this can come with a lot of stress and anxiety. Those are two emotions that you do not want kids to feel on an important testing day.
The Secret Codes That Teens Use When TextingDo you monitor your children's text messages? If so, then you might have some trouble understanding what they are saying. That is because many teens will use secret codes to speak privately with each other.
Right Way & Wrong Way To Raise Vegan BabiesThe American Academy of Pediatrics devotes a chapter of the book "Pediatric Nutrition" to vegetarian and vegan diets. It describes how, with sound planning, "it is possible to provide a balanced diet to vegetarians and vegans."
Advice For Telling Kids About Dallas AmbushThe ambush in Dallas was shown live on television and followed on social media, making it harder for kids to be shielded from the tragedy. So, how should parents address the topic with their children?
White Mother Speaks About Fear Of Raising A Black SonFatal police shootings have become a familiar flashpoint—ripping away the façade of a nation tending its racial wounds.
Munchkin Recalls 180,000 PacifiersAbout 180,000 pacifiers have been recalled due to a choking hazard. The CPSC said that the recall involves Munchkin's Latch lightweight pacifiers and clips, which are sold as a set.
How To Co-Parent After A DivorceRaising a child after divorce doesn't have to be a struggle. Wendy Paris, author of "Splitopia: Dispatches from Today's Good Divorce and How to Part Well," shares her tips for a healthy co-parenting relationship.
Post-Pregnancy Tips & What To Expect With Your NewbornDo you have a baby on the way? Congrats! But what will happen when you actually bring the little bean home? Add to your baby prep with these tips from Elizabeth Isadora Gold, author of "The Mommy Group."
How An Elimination Diet May Improve Your Child's HealthDoes your child suffer from allergies? Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein, author of "The Dirt Cure," shares how an elimination diet may be the secret to a healthier and happier life for your kids!
CPS Responds After Chickenpox Party In PlanoA visit to a Plano mom's home by Child Protective Services this week has triggered worries within the anti-vaccine community that authorities may be prosecuting them as bad parents for holding chickenpox parties.
More U.S. Hospitals Encourage BreastfeedingMore than two-thirds of hospitals help women start breastfeeding within an hour after birth, a report found.
Twitter Chat To Address Safe Infant SleepingSeveral hospitals across North Texas will come together Tuesday to make a statement about safe infant sleeping.