Four dad dietitians give advice on family meals
3:15 PM - June 11
Dads can have a big influence on the family diet. We spoke to four daddy dietitians about how that influence can be positive.
Chicago mom keeping families safe in the sun
11:16 AM - June 7
Dermatologist Dr. Amy Bordsky is working to make sunscreen "cool" and end skin cancer one kid at a time.
Highland Park pediatric dentist helping tongue-tied babies
4:54 PM - May 22
After just three days, it was painfully clear that breastfeeding wasn't working for Karen Poskozim or her newborn son.
Stress and resilience in children of deployed parents drive two new studies
11:19 AM - May 17
This is the first time objective evidence, in conjunction with psychological interviews, can teach us about risk factors and resilience.
How to make healthy foods fun for kids
1:58 PM - May 1
Yes, it is possible to get your picky eater to eat healthy food with a smile on their face and a tantrum-free mealtime.
Should your family try a detox diet?
11:49 AM - April 16
Juice cleanses are trendy, but are they right for your family? Weigh the benefits with the negatives before making the decision.
Meatless Mondays catching on with Chicago families
2:56 PM - April 1
By choosing not to eat meat one day a week, your family can have a big impact on the planet.
What to do when your child is always hungry
3:54 PM - March 18
Do your little ones have big appetites? Christine Palumbo has tips for how to deal with that seemingly bottomless tummy.
Doctors warn against attention-boosting drugs for undiagnosed kids
9:50 AM - March 14
The American Academy of Neurology has released an official position paper on the prescribing of attention-boosting drugs for children without diagnosable conditions.
Advice from dentists on products and procedures for kids
12:05 PM - February 18
Beyond brushing, what you need to know about taking care of your kids' teeth.