Parenting

Managing Parental Stress

Managing Parental Stress

The arrival of a new baby can bring much excitement and joy to a home. But, as most new parents will agree, the addition of a new baby to the home can also be overwhelming at times, requiring parents to make many new adjustments to their lifestyle. And, the lack of sleep new parents deal with can fray nerves and add increased stress and strain for families.

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New Sleep Recommendations for Young Children

New Sleep Recommendations for Young Children

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine has issued recommendations for the amount of sleep needed for children to maintain optimal health.

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Now's the Time: Parenting

Now's the Time: Parenting

Do you have a child younger than three years old? This video shares positive parenting tips to support your baby’s healthy development.

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Healthy Eating for Babies and Toddlers

Healthy Eating for Babies and Toddlers

When babies begin eating solid food, new patterns develop that are key to future nutrition and overall health.

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Tips for Choosing a Childcare Program

Tips for Choosing a Childcare Program

Look for a facility that is licensed, and which other parents can recommend. Then ask about their policies for discipline, feeding, and toilet training. Do these align with your own?

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New Guidelines for Safe Infant Sleep

New Guidelines for Safe Infant Sleep

The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued updated guidelines on sleep environments for babies to reduce cases of SIDS and promote safety and well-being.

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Tips for Getting Your Child to Sleep Independently

Tips for Getting Your Child to Sleep Independently

Infants and toddlers often have a hard time learning to sleep alone. Experts recommend that babies sleep in the same room as you until they are at least six months old.

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How to Keep Your Toddler Safe

How to Keep Your Toddler Safe

Accidents are--by far--the leading cause of death for children under 4 years old. Taking an ounce of prevention can help prevent accidental injuries from occurring. We’ve compiled safety tips from experts below to help you keep your child safe.

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How Do I Recognize My Baby’s Temperament?

How Do I Recognize My Baby’s Temperament?

Because our personalities are primarily genetic and therefore mostly determined at birth, we can look for signs of a baby’s temperament from even the earliest moments. Temperament is considered to be our natural disposition.

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