Pregnancy Precautions: FAQs for Parents
Moms-to-be have a lot of questions about what's safe during pregnancy. Keep your sanity by knowing what you can - and can't - do before your baby arrives.
Heat Illness for Parents
Active kids can be at risk for heat illness, which can result in heat cramps, heat exhaustion, or heatstroke. Learn how to prevent and treat heat illness.
First Aid: Heat Illness for Parents
In hot weather, a child's internal temperature can rise and cause heat exhaustion, which can progress to heatstroke if not treated quickly.
Sleep and Your Newborn for Parents
Newborn babies don’t yet have a sense of day and night. They wake often to eat – no matter what time it is.
Sleep and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old for Parents
By this age, your baby should be on the way to having a regular sleep pattern, sleeping longer at night, and taking 2 or 3 naps during the day.
Sleep and Your 1- to 3-Month-Old for Parents
At this age, babies generally have their days and nights straightened out. Many infants even "sleep through the night," which means 5 or 6 hours at a time.
Sleep and Your 8- to 12-Month-Old for Parents
Sleep problems are common in the second half of a baby's first year. It's best to respond to your baby's needs with the right balance of concern and consistency.
Exercising During Pregnancy for Parents
Most women benefit greatly from exercising throughout their pregnancies. But during that time, you'll need to make a few changes to your normal exercise routine.
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) for Parents
SIDS is the leading cause of death among infants 1 month to 1 year old. Though SIDS remains unpredictable, you can help reduce your infant's risk.
What Is the Thyroid? for Kids
Do you know just how important the thyroid is? It helps you grow and affects your energy level.