Category: Toddlers & Preschoolers

Back-to-School Tips for Parents

Starting the new school year can be a time of great excitement… and anxiety. Help calm your child’s fears (and your own) with these teacher-approved tips. Meet the...

Are ready-made toddler foods unhealthy?

DEAR DOCTOR K: I buy lots of ready-made infant and toddler foods for my little one. A friend told me I should make my own foods for my son at home. Are ready-made...

Toddler behavior problems – Part 3

Toddler behavior problems and how to handle them    Throwing tantrums, hitting, biting, screaming, and other less-than-adorable behaviors are normal for toddlers....

Toddler behavior problems – Part 2

Toddler behavior problems and how to handle them Throwing tantrums, hitting, biting, screaming, and other less-than-adorable behaviors are normal for toddlers. But you...

Toddler behavior problems – Part 1

Toddler behavior problems and how to handle them  Throwing tantrums, hitting, biting, screaming, and other less-than-adorable behaviors are normal for toddlers. But you...

Delayed Speech & Language Development

Your son is 2 years old and still isn’t talking. He says a few words, but compared with his peers you think he’s way behind. You remember that his sister...

Activities to Enhance Motor Skills : 18-24 Months

1- Physical Activity Make sure your child get at least an hour of physical activity most days.   2- Throw or Kick a Ball Teach your child how to throw and kick a...

Top Sleep Tips

Helping children to develop good sleep habits is vital for the development of happy, healthy minds. Promoting growth, alertness, memory and performance, sleep ensures...

Potty training: is my child ready?

There’s no standard age at which a child is ready to start using the potty. But most children gain the skills they need to start training when they are between 18...

Prepping Your Toddler for Baby

If you are expecting a new child and you have children already you will need to worry about more than just how your body is changing. It is really important to prepare...