Your Child's Growth for Parents
From the moment parents greet their newborn, they watch the baby's progress eagerly. But how can they tell if their child is growing properly?
When Should Kids Start Using Deodorant? for Parents
Find out what the experts have to say.
Sexual Orientation for Parents
During the teen years, sexual feelings are awakened in new ways because of the hormonal and physical changes of puberty. It takes time for many kids to understand who they are and who they're becoming. Part of that understanding includes a person's sexual feelings and attractions.
Your Child's Checkup: 11 Years for Parents
Find out what this doctor's visit will involve when your child is 11.
Your Child's Checkup: 12 Years for Parents
Find out what this doctor's visit will involve when your child is 12.
Growth and Your 13- to 18-Year-Old for Parents
Kids entering puberty will undergo many changes in their developing bodies. Find out more about what to expect.
Talking to Your Kids About STDs for Parents
Your kids need to understand how STDs spread and how to protect themselves. Here's how to talk to them about sexually transmitted diseases.
Talking to Your Child About Puberty for Parents
Talking to kids about puberty is an important job for parents, especially because kids often hear about sex and relationships from unreliable sources. Here are some tips.
Talking to Your Child About Periods for Parents
Kids reaching puberty should already know what's going to happen to their bodies. Here are some tips for talking to your daughter about menstruation.
Encouraging a Healthy Body Image for Parents
A healthy and positive body image means liking your body, appreciating it, and feeling grateful for its qualities and capabilities. Parents can help kids develop a healthy body image.