Kids Health

Adjusting the Straps of Junior’s Backpack for Safety

A child’s backpack can cause serious health problems if it is not chosen carefully and worn properly. Chiropractors and physical therapists have reported a dramatic increase in child patients who suffer from back pain that can be directly linked to the use of backpacks. There are many reasons for the increase in backpack related pain […]

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A Caring Parent’s Guide: Teen Health Issues for Girls

Raising a teenager has enough challenges without mixing in all the teen health issues for girls. There are so many changes that teenage girls go through during their adolescent years and several different health issues to address as they grow into adulthood. Let’s talk about some of the health issues that girls face during their […]

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Talking to Your Teen About all of the Consequences Related to Sexual Activity

Becoming sexually active is part of adulthood. However, there are consequences to sex. Some of the most obvious of these are the possibility of pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. As a parent one of the things you need to talk to your kids about with sex, are the consequences of sex. The following are things […]

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Help Your Kids and Teens Understand Fire Safety Basics

Introduction Fire safety basics are often left up to the school system to teach. And while the school system may do a fine job at teaching the basics of fire safety they cannot teach each and every child about the specific fire dangers that they may come across in their own homes or about escape […]

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A Caring Parent’s Guide: Teen Health Issues Related to Sexuality

Whether you want to admit it or not, it’s impossible to make it through the adolescent years as a parent without dealing with teen health issues related to sex. From menstruation to pregnancy for girls and voice changing to sexual attraction for boys, there are so many issues that come up with teens and sex; […]

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A Healing Sense of Humor

Kids are just great. While they are certainly kind of mischievous, kids can have such a great sense of humor. They love to laugh and play more than adults. They seem to be able to see the funny side of life while the rest of us are crying. Perhaps you have had a child come […]

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