Are Growing Pains Real?Your child wakes up in the middle of the night screaming about pain in her legs. But why?
Slate’s Definitive Guide to Potty TrainingJust kidding—we have no idea either.
When Did Sunscreen Get So Complicated?And which ones won’t kill your kid?
Elmo FeverWhy are kids so obsessed with that short red Sesame Street muppet?
A Dairy DilemmaCan changing your diet calm your breast-feeding baby?
No, Swaddling Will Not Kill Your BabyIn defense of wrapping up your kid like a burrito.
Does Fluoride Make Your Kids Dumb?Don’t trust the influential doctor who says yes.
The Early Education RacketIf you are reading this article, your kid probably doesn’t need preschool.
Why Is My Kid Such a Picky Eater?Got one of those children who will only eat bagels? It’s probably your fault.
Cry, Baby, CryA journal jumps on the Dr. Sears bandwagon to say sleep training is dangerous. Science says otherwise.
Are Jessica Alba’s Trendy Diapers Really the Poop?Everyone’s buying Honest, but that doesn’t make them better than Huggies.
Does My Toddler Have Autism?How to identify the early signs of the developmental disorder.
Are Timeouts Messing Up Your Kids?Only if you’re doing them wrong. (And yes, you probably are.)
Why Suckable Fruit SucksThe case against giving your kids blended fruit and vegetable pouches.
Why Does My Kid Freak Out?The totally legitimate reasons your animal child just threw spaghetti in your face.
In Defense of the MannyWhy are so many parents reluctant to hire men to care for their kids?
That Is Not an Ear InfectionWhy are doctors so quick to prescribe antibiotics to your (wailing) toddler?
The Santa LieIs the big Christmas con hurting our kids?