Is your child ready for potty training? Look for these 7 signs

It is important to understand that when it comes to potty training your little bundle of joy, there is no right or wrong way. In fact what seemed to worked for other parents and...

Mum goes viral for using cardboard cut-outs of herself to keep toddler happy

Fuki Sato lives in Japan with her 1-year-old son but this week she became world-famous for a hot second thanks to her husband's genius idea. Their son freaks out when he can't see mama, so...

The Baby Shark Christmas song is here so kiss your sanity goodbye

What started as a simple animated kid’s music video is now turning into a Christmas hymn! Baby Shark song is a huge YouTube hit and a global sensation, spawning a line of baby shark clothes,...

The best Christmas present for a child? A musical instrument!

Once, not even far away, the letters intended for Santa Claus were characterised by requests for dolls and cars, now replaced by smartphones and various devices. This year, as a parent, you can and should change...

Paracetamol in pregnancy and behaviour problems in children

A maxi-study of 14,000 children links the intake of paracetamol in pregnancy with the greatest risk of behavioural problems such as hyperactivity and attention deficit in childhood, especially for boys. Published in the journal Pediatric...

Pediatricians, 30% of children suffer from sleep disorders, ‘do not underestimate them’

Italian children and adolescents do not always sleep soundly. 15% of the youngest, aged 3 to 14, suffer from sleep disorders and this percentage rises to 30% even among children under 3 years old.  This leads...

Strabismus in children, better to intervene already at 1 or 2 years

Strabismus, more commonly known as cross-eyed or wall-eyed, is a vision condition in which a person can not align both eyes simultaneously under normal conditions. One or both of the eyes may turn in,...

If you aren’t telling your children you love them every day, you are doing...

Has your child ever gotten intro trouble? It isn’t the first time one of my children has been in trouble, and we ended with an “I love you.” That phrase really is the refrain...

As a working parent, I feel like I’m never giving enough at work or...

I take a deep breath, and think about the tug-of-war I always find myself in between home and work. I think I’m good at multitasking while being a working mother, but I’m obviously not. I...

‘I smoke weed daily after putting my kids to bed – it makes me...

Caitlin Fladager believes it's no different to having a glass of wine and wants to start a conversation about smoking marijuana as "not enough people talk about this"