Your Child's Habits for Parents
Nail biting, hair twirling, thumb sucking, and nose picking - these childhood habits are common. Here's how to deal with them.
Bruxism (Teeth Grinding or Clenching) for Parents
Gnashing and grinding teeth, called bruxism, is common in kids, and often happens during deep sleep or while a child is under stress.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome for Kids
Carpal tunnel syndrome can make your hands feel numb and tingly. Find out more in this article for kids.
Dysgraphia Factsheet (for Schools) for Parents
What teachers should know about dysgraphia, and how to help students with this writing problem succeed in school.
Childhood Stress for Parents
Being a kid doesn't always mean being carefree - even the youngest tots worry. Find out what stresses kids out and how to help them cope.
Breastfeeding FAQs: Pain and Discomfort for Parents
Here are answers to some common questions about preventing and reducing breastfeeding discomfort, such as nipple and breast pain.
Week 13 for Parents
As you begin the second trimester, your baby may be able to put a thumb in his or her mouth although the sucking muscles aren't completely developed yet.
Going to the Orthodontist for Kids
An orthodontist prevents and treats mouth, teeth, and jaw problems using braces, retainers, and other devices.
Dwarfism for Teens
A dwarf is a short-statured person whose adult height is 4 feet 10 inches or under. Find out what happens when a person has dwarfism and why some people are born with it.
Dwarfism for Parents
Dwarfism is characterized by short stature. Many of the possible complications of dwarfism are treatable, and people of short stature lead healthy, active lives.