Articles about child
Accidents are the number one cause of death in children and, sadly, many of these accidents are preventable. While it is impossible to protect your children from every potential danger, we often overlook the ways in which we can keep our kids safe. Use this handy list of dangers to make sure you are not unnecessarily putting your children at risk.
You can foster independence in children by teaching them how to perform many of the everyday chores they need to know in order to survive as adults. As you begin using these tips to teach children responsibility, you will discover that they will be more confident and happier, and you will be happier, too!
What are the worst lies that parents can tell their kids? Should you lie to your children about family finances, death, serious illness, sex or other similar serious issues? The truth is that many adults still have resentments over the lies they were told as children. Perhaps it is time to rethink the lies we tell to "protect" our kids.
Even the most organized homes may have choking hazards that are dangerous for young children. Since choking is the fourth most common cause of death in children under the age of four, it is important that we all learn the steps we can take to keep our children safe.
Parents are a child's first, and important, teachers. Since this is so true, what can you do to insure that your child has a successful experience in elementary school ... making good grades and enjoying school at the same time!
Thoughtful thank you notes are something that even young kids can learn to write. With a few creative tips for writing thank you notes, you can teach your children to write notes that their grandparents and other relatives will love!
How old should kids be in order to wear contact lenses? This article will help you decide if the time is right for your child, and some of the things you need to consider before making that decision.
Electric power lines, wires, appliances, outlets and meters surround us constantly, yet many young children are not aware of how dangerous this power can be. Here are a few simple rules about electricity that every parent should teach to their children.
One of the biggest concerns for working parents (and non-working ones, too) is making sure their children and teens are safe, busy and active during their summer vacation from school. This article will give you some practical suggestions for keeping kids of all ages busy, happy and out of trouble!
Many children are confused when they are asked about stranger danger. Parents need to teach personal safety to their children in order to have safe kids. Using the right books and stories makes it easier to tell your children about stranger danger.
Many students and parents have a lot of anxiety about the first day of school, but there are things a parent can do to make school a bit less stressful. According to an ABC News Poll, 41% of kids are stressed about the start of school, but there are ways to ease this tension.
Are you interested in seeing the most popular toys for preschoolers, as assessed by Amazon.com? Here is a summary of helpful consumer information about seven popular toys for 2 to 4 year old children, with links to hundreds of additional toys. If you are looking for gift ideas for a preschooler, kids will love these choices!
Because many parents are busy and stressed, they sometimes delude themselves into believing the lies they hear in society. Among those lies are that "all teens drink" or "my teens are too young to know about sex." What are some of the other lies they believe?