One of the advice from WHO on how to protect yourself from COVID-19 is to stop touching your face so much. But honestly, this advice is often easier said than done. And, it’s even harder for kids to follow that. Virtually everyone habitually touches their face. Touching your face allows the germs on your hands to reach moist, porous surface ...

There are several children's habits and behaviors that can annoy parents from time to time. In most cases, these bad behaviors and habits are not medical problems. Your baby will outgrow them quickly. However, they will need your guidance to overcome these bad habits. To change the unwanted behavior of your baby, you need to understand why they do it. ...

By the time your baby reached the age of 3 or 4, their demands for exploring their surroundings become bigger than ever. So letting them have plenty of outdoor activities is crucial for their development.  At this age, your baby has overcome the stage of crawling, walking, and running. Riding a bike will be a good idea for your baby’s ...

Our kids will need plenty of sleep in order to develop strong and healthy. When they reach their school age, they may not need as much sleep as when they are babies, but their bodies still need plenty of rest. However, during this period, there are a lot of things that can draw your child’s attention and make them refuse ...

Schools are where your children will learn and grow cognitively, develop social skills, and become independent individuals. However, in such crowded places like schools, it is easy for germs and different kinds of viruses to spread. As your baby immune system still not fully developed yet, you may find them sometime has a tendency to get sick quite often. If ...

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common developmental disorder in young children and it is getting popular nowadays. This is a complex mental disorder characterized by haste, hyperactivity, and reduced attention. Research in 102 countries around the world shows that about 6.5% of children have this disorder. ADHD usually occurs early in a child's development. In most cases,  it ...

No doubt having a pet in your household will bring your family a lot of joy. No matter if you are playing with a pooch or petting a purring kitty, pets can have different advantages to their owner. However, you may be wondering if a pet is good for your children. In fact,  having pets can help children many skills ...