Learning to use the toilet can be one of the most challenging developmental milestones of all for children and their parents. So while you might be ready, it's important to make sure your child is too.
Making friends may not always simple but it's vital for our kids to experience the sense of belonging and social wellbeing that comes with having friends.
Bedwetting in children unsettled by earthquakes is concerning health professionals.
Teen Mom star, Farrah Abraham, has been criticised for waxing her three-year-old daughter's monobrow.
Cristina Nehring ended up a single mother to a daughter with Down syndrome and leukaemia.
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Building resilience in children starts much earlier than school age and it is crucial for parents to learn how to raise a resilient child.
Concentrate on instilling the fundamentals of reading, writing and basic math for when your child goes to school.
The next time you want to tell a little girl how cute she is, try something else instead.
Your child is learning new things every day so try to combine learning activities with play as much as possible.
Chloe Maxwell's autistic son, Max, is her "precious gift" - and her great challenge. She tells of her tearful journey to try to understand the world he lives in.
In most developed countries, children with autism are usually sent to school where they get special education classes. But in France, they are more often sent to a psychiatrist where they get talk therapy meant for people with psychological or emotional problems.
Julia talks about the joy her children give her and dealing with Down syndrome and the last thing she ever wants is pity.
The good news is, numerous studies prove only children are no more spoiled, lonely or maladjusted than children with siblings. But parents of only children do agonise over how best to raise them.
Gathering facts with young children as fact-givers can be a fruitless task. Kylie Orr shares the shame of the dumbest questions she's asked her kids.
There will be slip ups along the way of getting your child to stay dry overnight, but keep focused and don't lose your cool.
I always thought there were only two things I had to be on guard for in a children’s playground. But a recent experience added a third element to the list.
Toilet training is a major part of your child's development, stay supportive and offer encouragement.
Autistic children look like any other kids, they just see the world differently.
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