Health, Wellness, & Safety
It’s not that mothers confer any advantage. It’s that infants need consistency and even a one-night-per-week disruption of that damages the formation of secure attachment.
Do you get into a struggle with your toddler about taking her nap? Do you think your 2-year old has “grown out of naps”? Child Sleep Expert Rebecca Michi discusses how long toddlers should take naps and how to get them to sleep without a struggle.
Pediatricia Jennifer Helmcamp shares how parents can help make the trips to the doctor less stressful for both young children and teenagers, and how you can come prepared for your next visit to your pediatrician.
Motherhood requires more sacrifices than can be counted, and it can wear you out physically and emotionally. In order to parent well, however, we need energy, patience, forgiveness, creativity… all the things that disappear when we are exhausted. What to do?