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When to Start Sleep Training

April 10th, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
Find out when to start sleep training and how best to sleep train your baby
When to Start Sleep Training

The first month of life is exhausting for parents, says Dr. Cathryn Tobin, author of the Lull-A-Baby Sleep Plan. Your baby can’t tell the difference between day and night and needs to be fed every two to four hours. When it comes to sleep, it’s survival mode. But once you’re through that initial rough patch, it is possible to teach her to sleep through the night. Here’s how.

Helping Your Toddler Make Friends

April 10th, 2016 | By: Sydney Loney
How to teach your toddler to forge healthy first friendships
Helping Your Toddler Make Friends

Studies show that children with friends have a greater sense of well-being, higher self-esteem and fewer social problems than children without friends. Here’s how to help your child find healthy, fulfilling friendships.

Seeing in Distorted Color

April 3rd, 2016 | By: Nancy Ripton
The rates for color blindness are as high as one in 20. Here's how determine if your child is color blind, and what the implications may be.
Seeing in Distorted Color

By age four my son Bode could count to 20, recite the alphabet and read a short book, but he still couldn’t tell which square was purple in the game Candy Land. If your child knows their ABCs, but can’t detect red, green and blue there is a chance he could be color blind. Most kids will know basic colors by about age four.

Your Guide To Baby Dental Care

March 29th, 2016 | By: Tarra Elliott
From when to start brushing, to fluoride and dental visits. Here's your guide to all your infant's dental needs.
Your Guide To Baby Dental Care

Most babies get their first tooth around six months and their last primary molars before they turn three. Your child will keep these "baby" teeth until age 10 or 12, so it's important to take good care of them! Here's how to keep your baby's smile bright and healthy:

Secrets for Raising Smarter Kids

March 24th, 2016 | By: Tim Seldin
Why brain boosting skills should be instilled at an early age, and how to set your child up for a lifetime of learning.
Secrets for Raising Smarter Kids

Children are born with marvelous imaginations and a keen desire to explore the world–here's how you can help them hone those skills, boost brain development and set your child up for a lifetime of successful learning.