New Study Finds Higher Rate of ADD and ADHD Among Child Suicides
New study published in Pediatrics finds higher rate of ADD and ADHD among children who died by suicide.
8 Best Kid-friendly Fall Hikes in the Greater Seattle Area
With summer a fading memory, hiking might be far from mind. But don’t pack up the kids’ hiking boots just yet. Autumn is a terrific season to hit the trail. Our …
How to Talk to Your Child's Teacher About Too Much Homework
Have a productive conversation with your child's teacher with these suggestions on how much is too much homework
The Most Vulnerable Age: New Study Explores Effects of Childhood Trauma
Extreme stress experienced between ages 5 and 8 poses a higher risk of poor adult mental health, according to a new study of U.S. brain scans conducted by Duke University. …
How to Maximize Your Visit to the Pediatrician
From paperwork to mental preparation, here's everything you need to know about making the most out of your appointment with the pediatrician.
The 101 on KOA, Your New Favorite Camping Experience
With glamping-like accommodations, stellar locations, and loads of activities for kids, you may soon be a KOA Kamping convert
Are You Saying the Right Things? How to Talk to Your Child About Sexual Abuse
Talking with your child about things like unwanted touching and private body parts isn't easy — here's how to start the conversation about sexual ab …
Into the Urban Wild: 10 Seattle-area Nature Centers and Gardens to Explore
Find rainy-season adventures at nature centers including Brightwater Center, Lewis Creek Park, Mercer Slough, Seward Park, Kruckeberg Garden, Magnuson Park, Tacoma Nature Center, Cedar River Watershed, Padilla Bay, and Pilchuck …