Kids Health

Why I'm Still Breastfeeding My 3-Year-Old

Right before my son turned 2, when friends would see him breastfeeding and ask how old he was, I’d reply, “Almost 2.” The response was always the same: “Wow, you’re still breastfeeding?” That general disbelief would be followed by “Good for you!” or “I only lasted a month. Two years is fantastic!” or my personal […]

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These Amy Schumer Pregnancy Moments Were So Epic

Comedian Amy Schumer is pregnant, and she’s taking every opportunity to find the humor in the good, bad and downright gross experiences associated with her prenatal journey. What else would fans expect from the woman who brought us Inside Amy Schumer? Since announcing she and her husband, Chris Fischer, were expecting their first child back in October, Schumer has […]

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Lower self-perception observed in children with amblyopia

(HealthDay)—Children with amblyopia have significantly lower mean peer acceptance and physical competence scores at age 3 to 7 years, according to a study published online Feb. 14 in JAMA Ophthalmology. Eileen E. Birch, Ph.D., from the Retina Foundation of the Southwest in Dallas, and colleagues conducted a cross-sectional study at a pediatric vision laboratory involving […]

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The real reason why couples break up after having a baby

When planning for baby, there’s no shortage of things you can, and arguably should, do to prepare. From taking prenatal supplements to choosing a health-care provider to getting tested for gestational diabetes, you’ll want to keep an eye on your — and your baby’s — health during those vital nine months. You’ll also want to […]