They helped their grandchildren, especially the babies, survive in a dangerous world. They still have an important role to play today.
Parents choose juice boxes, gummy vitamins and bottled water with their kids' health in mind, but it could lead to more cavities, warns Dr. Rachel A. Maher.
Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware don't give a specific answer, but a new survey of social workers says kids should be at least 12.
Open adoptions and genetic testing make it easier for parents to learn about family medical history for a baby or themselves.
Because consent is more than sexual, parents should talk to their children about it from a young age.
What should you do if your child is the bully?
Poorly fitting shoes can cause foot problems down the road. Learn what to look for in children's shoes.
Parents' homework help is most useful when kids are young or older and struggling with a subject that you know well.
A local school counselor uses his years of experience to help you
get your child from kid to teen.
Several suburban Philadelphia high schools now start classes later, while others debate the pros and cons.
Nursing moms have a new option if they want privacy when they are passing through Philadelphia International Airport: A breastfeeding "pod." The 4-by-8 lactation room is in Terminal F near the food court and joins other local pods from Mamava,…
Caffeinated beverages are a cheap and easy way for teens to get through busy days where they get up too early and go to bed too late. While teenagers need eight and a half to nine hours of sleep a…
Kids are not lazy or unmotivated; it’s simply easier than ever for them to be distracted and disengaged because we are living in an age of constant stimulation and interruption. We need to help our children learn how and when…
New technology is making straightening teeth less visible, faster
Sallie Mae’s 2016 “Majoring in Money” report states that students ages 18 to 24 carried an average credit card debt of $906 in 2015. This exemplifies the point made by Sallie Mae in a 2013 report that credit card usage…
Tips for taking care of the family when mom needs to take a sick day.
Where to find activities to keep your family fit, from Cape May to King of Prussia and from Doylestown to Wilmington.
How to keep kids motivated through the school year.
Civic awareness can be built upon knowledge of political processes.
A mother shares lessons learned from raising adopted children.
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