Parenting

10 tips for encouraging children to love reading
There may be no better gift for your child than to give him or her a love for reading. View 10 tips to help encourage your young child to read. You can also view some tips to help your older child keep up their reading skills over the summer.
Endorse the local Tobacco 21 policy and save lives!
Despite years of progress, tobacco is still the leading cause of preventable death. In Minnesota alone, 6,300 lives are lost each year due to tobacco related disease. Tragically, 2,800 Minnesota youth become new smokers every year.

The good news is, you can help! By signing an endorsement postcard, you can support greater St. Cloud elected officials in raising the age to purchase tobacco to 21.
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Parenting

It's a 'uniquely American problem,' one pediatrician says

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Parenting

Despite latest guidelines, odds of poorer sleep and SIDS are higher, study finds

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Parenting

Most are not, a U.S. survey finds, despite the lessons of the 2009 'swine flu' outbreak

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Parenting

Tell the doctor what info you saw online so your concerns can be addressed, study suggests

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Parenting

Calming kids with food can start a vicious, fattening cycle, study says

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