Eating Disorders for Parents
Eating disorders are common among teens and kids, especially young women. Read about the warning signs, prevention strategies, and ways to help a child with an eating disorder.
Failure to Thrive for Parents
Most kids grow well but some have ”failure to thrive.” This means they don't gain weight as expected and may not grow as tall as they should.
Communication and Your 1- to 2-Year-Old for Parents
Your toddler is probably saying a few first words now, but you may not be able to understand them all. Learn about how your child is communicating.
Communication and Your 2- to 3-Year-Old for Parents
Communicating with a child is one of the most pleasurable and rewarding experiences for both parent and child. Learn how to connect with your 2- to 3-year-old.
When your child is diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, there's a lot to learn. This 7-step checklist can help you find the best path forward.
Disciplining Your Child With Special Needs for Parents
Here's how to set boundaries and communicate your expectations in a nurturing, loving way.
Autism Spectrum Disorder for Kids
Autism spectrum disorder makes it hard for kids to learn and communicate. Find out more in this article for kids.
Epilepsy for Parents
Epilepsy causes electrical signals in the brain to misfire, which can lead to multiple seizures. Anyone can get epilepsy at any age, but most new diagnoses are in kids.
Common Questions About Immunizations for Parents
Immunizations have protected millions of children from potentially deadly diseases. Learn about immunizations and find out exactly what they do - and what they don't.
School & Family Life - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
All parents need a little advice now and then. Get the lowdown on parenting basics like discipline, homework help, and how to talk to your child about tough subjects, like sex, tobacco, and alcohol. Plus, find out where you can turn for help and support.