No More Needles to Draw Blood?

Your kids may like this. Google just filed a patent for technology that enables drawing blood without using a needle.

Drinking Moderate Amount of Coffee Safe for Pregnant Moms

A recent study by the Nationwide Children's Hospital showed that moderate intake of coffee by pregnant women will not affect the unborn child's future intelligence or behavior.

Who You Live With Determines the Germs in Your House

A study published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B showed that the types of household germs can be determined by the gender of the home’s resident, and by pets, mostly dogs and cats. Researchers looked at about 1200 homes across geographic regions in the United States. Here is [...]

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    Students Eating Less, Throwing Away More Fruits and Vegetables

Students Eating Less, Throwing Away More Fruits and Vegetables

A recent survey showed kids are actually eating less and throwing away more fruits and vegetables in their school lunches. But there is still hope.
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    Some Great Animated Classics for a Magical Family Night Together

Some Great Animated Classics for a Magical Family Night Together

Watching cartoon animations together can be a great bonding experience for the entire family. Add in some delicious snack foods, a nice, large television, and a great classic animated movie, and you have the ingredients of a special family night together.

Beware, Head Lice Are Developing Resistance to Treatment

The idea of head lice in your children may make you shudder. You may shudder even more as researchers have found that head lice found in 25 states show resistance to common drug treatments.

Some Good Musical Instruments Your Child Can Start Learning

Music is the universal language that everyone should know, and starting your kid off on a musical instrument is a great way to enrich them on a psychological, intellectual and emotional level.

Can Playing Tetris Help Reduce Cravings in Your Kids?

Hey parents, do you always tell your kids to stop playing video games? Well, how about telling them to play more video games?

Best Non-Traditional Pets for the Family

Your family wants a pet but you want something besides the conventional dog or cat?

Top Boredom Busters for Kids

If you have children or are a babysitter, you’re more than likely always looking for ways to entertain kids throughout the day. Caring for children is not an easy task. It requires patience and activities that are carefully planned, as children tend to easily get bored. If you’re looking [...]