Swim lessons reduce drowning dangers

Research that determined swim lessons, even for children as young as 1, can drastically reduce the risk of drowning Read...

 

Parents need to talk about sex

After steadily declining for 14 years, the teen pregnancy rate is slowly rising once again—up 5 percent from 2005 to 2007.  Read...

 

High chairs pose fall risks

The Consumer Product and Safety Commission has recalled the following products: Read...

 

Chicago moves to ban chemical in baby items

Six major bottle manufacturers have promised to stop using it and the Illinois legislature considered banning it. Read...

 

Putting baby to bed safely

Parents baby-proof the house, sterilize the bottles and double-check the car seat installation. Read...

 

Take a treasure hunt

Celebrate Chicago’s architecture with more than 100 free tours offered May 16 during the Great Chicago Places and Spaces Read...

 

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Battle weary? Let this guy help Read...

 

Vie rethinks Sunday Suppers

If you don’t believe applesauce, chicken tenders and chocolate pudding are the stuff of fine dining, think again.  Read...

 

Thoughtful gifts honor teachers

At the end of every school year, many parents want to honor those teachers who have gone above and beyond Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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