Pica for Parents
Some young kids have the eating disorder pica, which is characterized by cravings to eat nonfood items.
Weight & Eating Problems - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Info on common eating disorders and ways to reach and maintain a healthy weight.
Lead Poisoning for Parents
Long-term exposure to lead can cause serious health problems, particularly in young kids, so it's important to find out whether your child might be at risk for lead exposure.
Iron-Deficiency Anemia for Parents
Iron helps the body carry oxygen in the blood and plays a key role in brain and muscle function. Too little iron can lead to iron-deficiency anemia.
Behavior - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Advice for understanding and dealing with tantrums, sibling rivalry, and other behavioral aspects of child development.
Eating During Pregnancy for Parents
To eat well during pregnancy, your extra calories should come from nutritious foods that contribute to your baby's growth and development.
Emotions & Behavior - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Is it just a phase or a serious problem? Help your child cope with life's ups and downs, from dealing with divorce to preparing for new siblings. Or find out how to understand your child's behavior, whether it's toddler tantrums or teenage depression.
Can Lead Affect My Unborn Baby? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
You know the importance of good nutrition and exercise, but how do you feed a picky eater or encourage a child who hates sports to play outside? Learn how to keep your child healthy with the right foods and exercise.