Tick insect warning sign

Diseases spread by insects

West Nile virus and Lyme disease are two diseases the can be spread by insects. Here’s how to avoid them.

boy with Down syndrome having fun in the swimming pool

Drowning prevention for kids

Drowning prevention tips for kids differ with age, but in general, it’s important watch your kids and make sure you teach them about swimming safety.

little boy with mosquito netting hat

Here’s what every parent needs to know about mosquitoes

Pediatric dermatologist Anna Kirkorian, shares what parents need to be aware of this summer season.

Gluten free foods

9 ways to support a child with celiac disease

Shayna Coburn, PhD, shares nine ways parents can help children with celiac disease adopt a gluten-free lifestyle and thrive.

Little boy drinking water from public fountain

Heat-related illness in kids – know the signs

Kids produce more heat during activities and sweat less, which is why they are more susceptible to heat-related illness, especially on hot, humid days.