Acetaminophen is an effective pain reliever, but an overdose can occur all too easily.
Losing baby teeth is a major childhood milestone. Find out what to expect.
Bullying is common. Understand types of bullying, the warning signs that your child might be dealing with bullying — and how to respond.
Car sickness in children — A Mayo Clinic specialist offers practical tips for prevention.
Cast care — Find out how to help your child care for his or her cast.
Understand child development milestones to expect from ages 2 to 5.
Child growth can be estimated with several formulas.
Child sleep problems? Be gentle but firm. Consistency is often the key to better sleep.
Children and divorce — Work with your spouse to ease the adjustment for everyone.
Children and sports — Follow these tips for introducing your child to sports.
Children and TV — Take steps to limit your child's TV, computer and mobile screen time and its effects.
Children's nutrition — Use these practical tips to avoid mealtime battles with a picky eater.
Cold medicines aren't recommended for young children. A Mayo Clinic specialist explains why.
Fruit juice can be a healthy part of a child's diet — if you select carefully.
Halloween safety tips — Follow simple guidelines to keep Halloween safe and sweet.
Healthy snacks for kids — When the munchies strike, think beyond apples and oranges.
Helping children cope with tragedy isn't easy. Consider practical ways to support your child.
Iron deficiency in children — Understand iron deficiency symptoms and how to keep your child healthy.
Kindergarten readiness — Understand how to tell if your child is ready for kindergarten and what you can do to promote success.
Learning disorders are common. Get the facts about how to help your child.
Mental illness in children — Find out how to tell if your child needs help.
New sibling — Prepare your older child for a new baby in the family.
Nutrition for kids — See the current recommendations for protein, carbohydrates, fiber, calcium and more.
Sibling rivalry — Find out how to promote healthy sibling relationships.
Single parent — Tips for handling common challenges, including setting limits, seeking support and resisting guilt.
Healthy in school — Consider school health basics, starting with frequent hand-washing.
Stepfamilies — Tips for helping your child adjust to life as part of a stepfamily.
Thumb sucking — Find out when and how to help your child stop thumb sucking.
Trampoline jumping poses a high risk of injury for both children and adults.