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Body Image and Eating
Parents can have a major influence on helping our children develop a healthy body, emotional life, attitude toward food and exercise, AND a healthy body image.Article
The Link Between Diet and Behavior
There is strong scientific evidence that food coloring, other additives, and pesticide intake is correlated with ADHD. It's worth checking out the Feingold diet.Article
Toddler has become Picky Eater: Getting him to eat healthy food?
The best practice for parents is that you decide WHAT foods to offer, the child decides HOW MUCH of them to eat. And you'll need some rules around sweets!Article
Toddler resists booster seat
To defuse any power struggle, look for any part of the issue on which you are willing to give your toddler a choice.Article
Weaning a Toddler: Fixation on Breasts
It's very common for toddlers to need to touch their mother's breasts for comfort or to fall asleep for as much as a year after weaning.Article
What is Tongue-Tie and how does it affect breast-feeding?
"Tongue–tie" means that the baby's "frenulum" (the membrane that attaches the tongue to the roof of the mouth) is shorter than usual.Article
6 month old baby refuses cereals
There is no reason that cereal needs to be the first or main solid that your baby has. There are lots of other healthy options.Article
7 year old doesn't eat at meals & won't sleep alone
As a parent, you decide what foods he can eat, but he decides how much food to eat at any given time. Plus more advice on helping a child learn...Article
Do steroids taken by the father cause chemical imbalance in baby?
We are not yet aware of a link between a dad's use of steroids and his child's health or temperament. There are many other reasons why 4 year old might...Article
Does Holding Your Baby Prevent Colic?
A look at the research around babies and colic.