Learn how to take care of your family with news about babies, pregnancy and even pets. Plus: Protection & safety.
Fri, Nov 21, 2014 8:00 AM
As winter approaches, brushing up on your snow survival skills is a smart idea.
New survey finds that many young athletes feel pressured to play by their parents and coaches — even when they are injured.
Researchers ranked a child's drawing of a person based on whether or not the picture included a head, a body, and facial features.
More than 50 percent of dogs in the U.S. are overweight or obese and in danger of developing heart disease, diabetes and joint problems.
Starting Jan. 1, commercial airlines will be required to report the number of animals they transport annually and the number of pet deaths, injuries and losses that occur.
This highly contagious disease can be deadly if left untreated. Here are the symptoms to watch out for and what you can do to keep your canine companion healthy.
Cats are notorious for knocking objects off tables, coughing up hairballs in the worst possible places, and leaving dead critters as 'gifts.' It's just what cats do. [Video]
Misinformation and 'vaccine fears' are causing parents to forgo a safe solution to a dangerous newborn vitamin deficiency.
Animal Rescue Rush allows users to play a racing game on their smartphones while earning money for animal shelters.
A New York shelter hopes the matchmaking app can help rescue dogs find lifelong companionship.
Popular Disney Junior cartoon has little girls proudly wearing lab coats and stethoscopes to preschool.
Have you considered taking your kids to a local fair? Here's why I recommend it.
If you ever enrage a beehive or wasp nest, you'll want to remember a few pointers for avoiding their stingers.
Researchers find that one half of human brain development occurs within a baby's first three months of life.
A Florida State University professor has taken cat pictures shared on social media and plotted them on a global map.
The pocket fire extinguisher was inspired by a child's science experiment as a low-cost way to protect those living in poor communities.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.