The Kids
The Kids
Jan. 10 2014 9:45 AM“Caaaarrrryyyyy Meeeeeeeee!”How to handle a clingy kid.
Nov. 26 2013 11:45 PMHow to Raise Thankful KidsIt’s gonna take a lot of work.
Oct. 30 2013 3:03 PMLet Them Eat Candy!Why allowing your kids to binge on Halloween may actually make them healthier.
Oct. 3 2013 3:49 PMDo Your Kids Need the Flu Vaccine?Yes.
Sept. 9 2013 5:45 AMYou Should Make Your Own Baby FoodSorry, busy parents, but it’s true.
Aug. 2 2013 5:18 AMAre Growing Pains Real?Your child wakes up in the middle of the night screaming about pain in her legs. But why?
July 8 2013 5:30 AMSlate’s Definitive Guide to Potty TrainingJust kidding—we have no idea either.
June 10 2013 5:30 AMWhen Did Sunscreen Get So Complicated?And which ones won’t kill your kid?
May 9 2013 8:45 AMElmo FeverWhy are kids so obsessed with that short red Sesame Street muppet?
April 11 2013 12:40 PMA Dairy DilemmaCan changing your diet calm your breast-feeding baby?
March 13 2013 6:30 AMNo, Swaddling Will Not Kill Your BabyIn defense of wrapping up your kid like a burrito.
Feb. 11 2013 11:50 AMDoes Fluoride Make Your Kids Dumb?Don’t trust the influential doctor who says yes.
Jan. 16 2013 1:56 PMThe Early Education RacketIf you are reading this article, your kid probably doesn’t need preschool.
Dec. 19 2012 9:15 AMWhy Is My Kid Such a Picky Eater?Got one of those children who will only eat bagels? It’s probably your fault.
Dec. 12 2013 11:49 PMDon’t Wake Up, Little SusieHow to handle your kids’ jet lag when you’re on “vacation.”
Nov. 15 2013 3:52 PMWhat to Do if You Get Invited to a Chickenpox PartyDon’t go.
Oct. 21 2013 1:30 PMEverything You Ever Wanted to Know About #%!@% Car SeatsPunch a car seat; it’ll make you feel better. Then read on.
Sept. 19 2013 8:46 AMCan Your Kid Hack It in Kindergarten?Or should you redshirt him?
Aug. 22 2013 11:47 AMThe Day Care DilemmaForget whether “opting-out” is good or bad for parents. How does it impact kids?
July 17 2013 1:22 PMCry, Baby, CryA journal jumps on the Dr. Sears bandwagon to say sleep training is dangerous. Science says otherwise.
June 20 2013 8:09 AMAre Jessica Alba’s Trendy Diapers Really the Poop?Everyone’s buying Honest, but that doesn’t make them better than Huggies.
May 23 2013 7:39 AMDoes My Toddler Have Autism?How to identify the early signs of the developmental disorder.
April 24 2013 8:51 AMAre Timeouts Messing Up Your Kids?Only if you’re doing them wrong. (And yes, you probably are.)
March 27 2013 5:10 AMWhy Suckable Fruit SucksThe case against giving your kids blended fruit and vegetable pouches.
Feb. 27 2013 5:44 AMWhy Does My Kid Freak Out?The totally legitimate reasons your animal child just threw spaghetti in your face.
Jan. 29 2013 12:29 PMIn Defense of the MannyWhy are so many parents reluctant to hire men to care for their kids? 
Jan. 3 2013 12:53 PMThat Is Not an Ear InfectionWhy are doctors so quick to prescribe antibiotics to your (wailing) toddler?
Dec. 6 2012 8:30 AMThe Santa LieIs the big Christmas con hurting our kids?