Questions Related to Parenting

What do I need to know about diaper rash?

Diaper rash is a very common condition that many babies experience and can first appear when a baby is between one and three weeks old. Diaper rash can happen regardless of whether you use disposable or cloth diapers. For first-time parents, opening your baby's diaper...

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Why has my toddler suddenly developed a fear of the dark?

Fears are normal parts of life for anyone, and this includes young children. Fears can arise when trying something new that you have never experienced before or when something is unknown. Some parents expect their children to not have fears but fears develop for them,...

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Could my teen be depressed?

Teenage depression is not just a gloomy mood here and there; instead it is a very serious problem that should not be taken lightly. It often affects every part of a teenager's life and leads to serious issues - violence, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, self- mutilation,...

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Help! How can I deal with my toddler’s tantrums?

Temper tantrums and toddlers go hand in hand. Temper tantrums can include ear-shattering screaming, teeth-jarring whining, piercing crying, head banging, throwing of anything in sight, biting, hitting, breath holding and hair pulling. Temper tantrums can be incredibly...

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How can I deal with my tween’s rude behavior?

The tween period of development can show a significant change in behavior. One day you might have your cute, polite child and then next you have one that is disrespectful, snotty, unco-operative and demanding. As tweens are a little caught in between childhood and the...

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