4- to 5-Year-Olds: Developmental Milestones
WebMD discusses the developmental milestones reached by 4- to 5-year olds, including language and cognitive development.
Checklist: New Year’s Resolutions for Your Family
Kick off a healthy new year in your family with these resolutions from WebMD.
3- to 4-Year-Olds: Developmental Milestones
WebMD explains developmental milestones in 3- to 4-year-olds.
Preschooler Social Development
WebMD discusses how preschoolers develop socially, from day care and play dates to making friends and learning to resolve conflicts.
Teen Depression: Symptoms and Tips for Parents
Moodiness and irritability are normal features of adolescence. But they are also symptoms of depression. WebMD explains which symptoms to look for if you are concerned that your teenager is depressed and how to get him help.
Cough Medicine Abuse: A Checklist for Parents
Abuse of cough and cold medicines among teens is a widespread and serious issue. WebMD provides practical advice to parents for addressing the issue right now.
Teens: Make the Right Decisions About Cough Medicine Abuse
WebMD offers a tool to help your teen avoid abuse of cough and cold medicines that contain DXM.
Teen Drug Abuse: Role-Playing for Teens and Parents
Teens are under pressure to abuse drugs or engage in other risky behaviors. Use these scenarios from WebMD -- even act them out -- to practice saying 'no.'
Teen Drug Abuse: Teachable Moments
Some parents mistakenly think that a single conversation with their teenager about the risks of drug use is enough. But an ongoing conversation is far more effective. WebMD offers tips on answering your teen's questions honestly and keeping the dialogue open.
Teens: Take a Stand on Drugs
Studies show that most teens don’t use drugs. But that doesnt' mean they don't face pressures to do so. WebMD offers tips for teens and advice for parents on avoiding the pitfalls of drug and alcohol use.