Recovery

Giving birth is a major and sometimes traumatic event for your body, and all women need recovery time. Taking care of yourself and a brand new baby is the first challenge of motherhood.

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Take Care of You, Too

New parents often forget to take good care of themselves when there's a new kid in town. Check out a list of ideas for finding quiet time and accepting help from others.

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Postpartum Pain and Healing

After giving birth, it's common to feel pain and changes in your body and mood. Find out what physical and emotional symptoms you might experience and how to treat them.

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Is It Okay to Exercise?

Exercise can be great for your mind and body during the postpartum months. Get some guidelines on safely returning to working out after your baby arrives.

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Postpartum Diet

By eating a healthy diet after giving birth, you'll feel energized and empowered to lose the baby weight and care for your newborn. See what to include on your postpartum menu.

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Vote Now for the Children's & Teen Choice Book Awards
Voting is open now through May 3 for the Children's and Teen Choice Book Awards — the only national book awards program where the winning author, illustrator, and books of the year are selected by young readers. Encourage your child to vote for his favorites today!

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

10 Best E-Reading Apps for Kids
Whether your child likes reading fiction, non-fiction, magazines, or storybooks, these top-rated e-reading apps will help build her own personal library and encourage her love of reading.

Registered for Kindergarten — Now What?
Wondering what to do now that you've signed your child up for kindergarten? Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

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