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How to move gradually from two rest periods to one.
How do you nurture a children's confidence in a safe world even when they are exposed to disturbing news.
Over the past five decades, experts have discovered that even in the first year of life, infants are extremely aware of the world around them.
Breastfed babies show signs of early brain development, particularly in regions associated with language, emotional function and cognition, according to a new study.
Small steps towards independence can be taken at an early age to help promote confidence and self-determination.
Sibling rivalry is a daily struggle for millions of American parents, but these age-by-age strategies help smooth those squabbles.
Neuroscience peeks in on the beginnings of speech and vocabulary.
Some parents swear by cold turkey, while others have gradually weaned their children off pacifiers. Here are some techniques that to help your infant give up the binky for good.
How do you ensure your child's healthy emotional health when it's harder to gauge than physical health?
There's no question that kids like apps, but are they actually good for them?
Should kids learn to read in print or pixels? These tips encourage both skills at every age.
Have questions on how to care and nuture your 0-5 year old? Carolina Parent's live Facebook chat with American Institute of Healthcare & Fitness shared tips.
What's the best way to communicate with your toddler or preschooler? Carolina Parent's live Facebook chat with Montessori Children's House of Durham revealed answers.
Try these strategies for supporting strong decision-making skills, from toddlerhood through adolescence.
For both working and stay-at-home parents, helping a child adjust to being in new places is an inevitable step of early childhood.
Early language toys can help set the stage for language development in children ages 6 months to 3 years.
Children are somtimes say they bored because they are reacting to uncomfortable emotional states.
Is your child overly sensitive or reactive in new situations? Take a look at some of the possible causes of these behaviors.
A new study finds that infants who were diagnosed with a food allergy by the time they were 2 years old were introduced to solids earlier.
The path from sitting up to crawling to walking is an exciting time for new parents. But if baby isn't reaching big motor-skill milestones according to what parenting books advise, many parents begin to wonder, "Is my baby all right?"
Resolve to find the bright side of a difficult situation and help your children adjust their attitude, too.
What can parents do to help their children grow into adults who can confront life's frustrations and limitations without becoming overwhelmed?
Looking for help for answering questions about Santa Claus and the magic of the holiday season?
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