Teen Drivers - Teenage Nighttime Fatalities

Browsing Category

Adolescent Health : Health & Medical

Childhood Obesity - Tips For Parents of Overweight Children

Obesity is a very common problem. Obesity in children is a serious problem. Have you ever wondered why your child is obese? Well let me tell you that it's not because of the child's genes. There are a few simple things that all parents can do to help their obese child to lose that weight.

Appropriate Pets for Your Child's Age

Pets and children can be great together, but not every pet is appropriate for your child's age. Here is a guide to picking the right pet for your child's age.

Anti Bullying Programs

Bullying is a very salient topic in schools and communities today. Especially as social media gives us unprecedented access to each others' lives, we are becoming more and more aware of the disastrous impact of bullying on children and adolescents. Indeed, the majority of children and even adul

Keeping the Happy in Halloween With Safety Tips and Giving Ways

Halloween and all its related goodies, outfits, pumpkins, and activities are a big money maker, coming in at some $8 billion this year alone--up 17% from 2011. Even pet costumes are big sellers and are expected to bring in $370 million this time around. But what's more important is keeping kids

Proactive School Food Allergy Management

Are you sending a food allergic student back to school? Take the time to consider and implement all the necessary steps to ensure that your child has a safe experience in school.

Summer Jobs For Teens Are Hard to Find

Summer jobs for teens are very difficult to find these days. With the economy being the way it is for adults, imagine how frustrating it can be for a sixteen or seventeen year old to find a job. If you know a teen that needs a job there are a few things that they can do to increase their chances of

So in Style Barbie - The New Black Barbie Causing a Stir!

Every little girl is familiar with Barbie and probably owned one during her childhood.Well look out because Barbie has a few new friends in her clique!Mattel and one of their talent designers, Stacey McBride-Irby, have created a new line of dolls called the So In Style Dolls or S.I.S.Their names are

Yassi's Story

A true story based on the girl named Yassi. A girl with so much motivation and courage who would be a great mentor to all the other kids going through tough situations.

Children and Valuable Life Skills Revealed by Doing Jigsaw Puzzles

The all time favorite jigsaw puzzle does so much more than just enhance a child's basic educational skills such as basic motor skills, hand-to-eye coordination skills and cognitive development like memory, problem solving and decision-making skills. But how does the ordinary puzzle teach our ch

7 Tips to Keep Your Child Safe in Their Cot

Buying a cot for your baby is an expensive thing to do, so make sure that you do it right and know exactly what you need to do to keep your child safe and sound. Here I will be giving some advice to make your life a little easier.

Improving Your Child's Self-Esteem

Raising a happy and healthy child is challenging at best. It's almost unimaginable that girls as young as 5 or 6 years of age suffer from eating disorders. More than half of American children will try drugs between 1st and 12th grade. 77% of children are bullied mentally, physically or verbally

Why All Kids Should Go to Camp - Part 1

This is the first in a series of articles that delves into why every child should have the chance to go to camp. If you have ever been to camp then you are likely as excited as I am to get into this. If you have never been to camp, you have likely wondered at some point what all the fuss is about (a

Kids Make Money in Ways You Never Thought

Kids are probably more in tune to their surroundings than any age group on the planet. Kids make money by being resourceful. They learn by seeing, hearing, and repeating what they see and hear. You would think that adults would do this too, but we are more programmed to think about the impending cir

How Are You Going to Keep Your Kids Occupied This School Summer Holiday?

What have you got planned for your children this school summer holiday? From experience it will probably wont come cheap and will involve car journeys to places they may not want to go to anyway. Why?because you worry if let them out to play by themselves but if you don't let them out they sit

Choosing a Map of the World

Discussing the different types of maps of the world. Explaining the difference between a physical, political and topographical map.

Discipline Techniques

As parents, we all make mistakes, no parent is perfect. We all need any additional help we can get. Disciplining your children is tricky and we tend to make many mistakes regarding this subject. Here is a quick list that you can use as a reference.

Why Should I Do Kids Science Projects With My Child?

As a dad of young children, I'm constantly on the lookout for ways that I can help my children grow and be more successful. One of the things I've settled on is teaching them through the use of kids science projects. I believe that teaching science to our children is both helpful for them,

Melissa and Doug Shapes - Solid Wood Never Loses Its Shape

The way Melissa and Doug shapes are taught through their toys is a proven way to help any child learn them. The Lace and Trace Shapes is a great example. Your child will learn the different shapes as they lace the different colored string around the variety of shapes that are included in the kit.