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Tips & Tricks to Treating Seasonal Allergies in Children

During this pandemic, allergy symptoms may be causing heightened anxiety for parents. Here’s what you need to know about seasonal allergies, when to call the doctor and how you can mitigate allergies at home.

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Can That Viral “Potatoes in Socks” Home Remedy REALLY Cure a Cold?

One mom swears by this potato trick during cold and flu season. But does it actually work?

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What Parents Need to Know about the Measles Outbreak in 21 States

Don’t panic—but there are some important things parents of young kids and expectant parents need to know.

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This Common Symptom in Kids Could Actually Be the Flu

As this year’s deadly flu season ramps up, parents should be on the lookout for this uncommon flu symptom in kids.

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Here’s Which States Are Being Hit Hardest By the Flu Epidemic

The 2018 flu season is officially an epidemic.

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Study Proves Getting A Tdap Vaccine During Pregnancy Will Also Protect Babies

New research proves the importance of getting vaccinated during pregnancy.

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How Sick is Too Sick For School? Turns Out, We Don’t All Agree

Photo: Matteo Bagnoli via Flickr Creative Commons
As a working parent, you may need to make a swift decision in the morning about whether to send your sick child to school or skip work to stay home with them. While…

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Ramp Up Your Wellness Routine with a Crane Humidifier

Welcome to the cold and flu season, parents. It’s here to stay. Ramp up your winter wellness routine with a Crane Humidifier. Read on to learn how it can fortify your family’s defenses.

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7 Household Tips to Help Your Child’s Allergies

If you are the parent of a child who has environmental allergies – that is, if he or she is allergic to things like dust, pollen or animal dander — you know just how miserable an allergic reaction, with its…

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11 Classic Games to Banish The Sick Day Blues

Say Boo! to the flu and bust out a few classic games to entertain. From Candyland to Uno, we’ve got you covered for best ways to beat the sick day blues.

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7 Websites and Apps For Your Health

Oh no, your kiddo has a runny nose and a cough. What could it be this time? Before rushing off to the doctor’s office, it pays to do a little research into your kid’s symptoms. With thousands of health-related websites…

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Hot Topic: To Flu Shot or Not To Flu Shot

As you probably heard through the parenting grapevine, last weekend a 5-year old kindergarten student in the Bay Area  died after testing positive for the flu. It remains to be seen whether the flu was actually the cause of death.…

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