Parenting

Does your child need ear tubes? 
Does your child need ear tubes?
The American Academy of Otolaryngology released its new recommendations for ear tube placement this week. Find out what changes were made.
Talking with your kids about eating disorders 
Talking with your kids about eating disorders
Learn how to start a dialogue with your child about their changing bodies and how to help them cope with an eating disorder.
Middle school bullies often dubbed cool kids 
Middle school bullies often dubbed cool kids
A recent study suggests that bullying may be a path to popularity for some middle school children.
When is the right time to talk puberty with your kids?  Featured
When is the right time to talk puberty with your kids?
Figuring out when to discuss the birds and the bees with your kids can be daunting for some parents. Find out when experts say the time is right and how to spot the signs of early development.
Benefits of breastfeeding 
Benefits of breastfeeding
Dr. Andrea Kane, pediatrician with Advocate Medical Group, discusses the benefits of breastfeeding for both baby and mom.
6 things you should know about sports drinks 
6 things you should know about sports drinks
Kids and teens all over the country are quenching their thirst by downing record amounts of sports and energy drinks. But are they good for your child’s health?
Autism rates in children linked to pollution levels? 
Autism rates in children linked to pollution levels?
A Harvard study says what pregnant women breathe in and ingest may directly impact their child’s brain development.