Healthy Children
03/24/2017 at 13:45. Facebook
Need help balancing your families' online and off-line time? Our Family Media Plan can help! Customize a plan that works for your family and use our Media Time Calculator to see just how much time your kids have left for screen time each day. [ Link ]
Healthy Children
03/23/2017 at 13:33. Facebook
Did you miss our travel safety webinar last week? No worries! We recorded it and have posted it on Watch and listen at your convenience -- and feel free to share it with anyone you know who will be traveling with kids during spring break or this summer! Visit [ Link ]

Parent Webinars
Healthy Children
03/22/2017 at 14:22. Facebook
Toddlers act fast…so do poisons! Accidental poisonings can happen quickly when parents or caregivers look away, even for a moment. Protect your family with these essential poison prevention tips. #preventpoison #NPPW17

Poison Prevention & Treatment Tips
Healthy Children
03/21/2017 at 14:07. Facebook
AAP Pediatricians weigh in on "distracted parenting". How do you find balance?

The Guilty Secret of Distracted Parenting
Celebrate National Nutrition Month with 20% off books to help your family eat better!

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Join us TODAY at 12:30 Eastern Time for a FREE parent webinar on traveling with kids. We'll cover everything from airport security to Zika concerns! Register now: [ Link ]

Vacation Dream or Disaster? 10 Tips for a Great Family Escape
Seats are going fast! Don't miss our free parent webinar on traveling with kids on Thursday, March 16 at 12:30 ET. Register today! [ Link ]

Vacation Dream or Disaster? 10 Tips for a Great Family Escape
March is National Nutrition Month! Use promo code NUTRITION to save 20% on books to help your family eat better!

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Children do not immigrate, they flee. Learn more about what life is like for families seeking safe haven in the U.S. & why, now more than ever, they deserve our compassion & assistance.

Seeking Safe Haven: Detention of Immigrant Children & Families
March is National Nutrition Month! Help your family eat right with The Picky Eater Project by How to Raise Healthy Eaters and ChopChop Magazine. Get the first two chapters FREE, only through Friday, March 10!

Getting ready for spring break? Make sure it's a safe and healthy one! Join us for a free parent webinar on March 16, 2017 at 12:30 pm ET: Vacation Dream or Disaster? 10 Tips for a Great Family Escape, with host Dr. Jennifer Shu, medical editor of Register now [ Link ]

Vacation Dream or Disaster? 10 Tips for a Great Family Escape
Is your child 3 or soon to be? Order Amazing Me-It’s Busy Being 3! for FREE! In this children’s book, Joey, an amazing 3-year-old kangaroo, is very excited about all that he can do now that he is 3. Joey doesn’t know it, but these amazing things are called developmental milestones, and they’re a very important part of each child’s growth. Parents, this book will show you what to look for as...
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Amazing Me-It’s Busy Being 3!
It's the final week of our picky eater challenge AND the last week to download the first 2 chapters of The Picky Eater Project for free! Get your excerpt here and let us know how you're defeating picky eating in your house!

Constipation is very common in kids. But here is some helpful information about its causes, symptoms & treatments, as well as ways to prevent it. [ Link ]
Parents and kids these days often have busy schedules, but still want to find time to connect in a meaningful way. In this public service announcement from the American Academy of Pediatrics, pediatrician Dr. David Hill offers a quick tip to help parents and children nurture their relationship – by reading a book together.
Wow! Now through March 7, get 50% off all AAP eBooks for parents. Don’t miss out on this fantastic, limited-time offer!
Use promo code EBOOKS50 at checkout today! [ Link ]

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With marijuana now legal in a majority of states, the availability of cookies, brownies, candy & other tempting treats infused with pot is on the rise. And so are accidental poisonings. Be sure you know the dangers of edible marijuana.

Edible Marijuana Dangers: How Parents Can Prevent Pot Poisoning
It's not too late to join our picky eater challenge! We're in Week 5--Family Mini-feast. Start from the very beginning and download the first two chapters of The Picky Eater Project for FREE!

Been participating at home? Ask your questions for co-authors How to Raise Healthy Eaters and ChopChop Magazine in the comments below!

Pediatricians are parents too!

How a pediatrician does screen time
Research suggests that children who are persistent, consistent & insistent about their gender identity are the ones who are most likely to become transgender adults. This may mean you will not have an answer for quite a long time, which can be very difficult for parents. But most importantly, all children need to feel loved & accepted for who they are. Learn more here.

Gender Non-Conforming & Transgender Children