General Health and Safety

What's safe and unsafe when you're pregnant? Get answers to your questions about caffeine, alcohol, travel, sex, beauty products, household hazards, and more.

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Is It Safe to...

You know it's unsafe to smoke or drink alcohol during pregnancy, but other prenatal hazards like painting and pets can be confusing. Brush up on different lifestyle hazards.

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Sex During Pregnancy

Staying intimate with your partner during pregnancy comes with challenges. Discover the benefits and dispel your concerns about prenatal sex.

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Baby on Board

Most pregnant women don't need to stop traveling because of their baby. Follow our trimester-by-trimester travel guide with tips on traveling and flying safely when you're expecting.

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Managing Your Condition

If you have diabetes, high blood pressure, epilepsy, or another illness, you may need to treat it differently during pregnancy.

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7 Home Remedies to Soothe Cold & Flu Symptoms
The AAP does not recommend giving over-the-counter cough and cold medicines to children under 4, so treating children's cold and flu symptoms naturally can be the best course of action. Read about some home remedies that might help.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

11 Awesome Thanksgiving Games & Activities for Families
Looking for fun Thanksgiving Day activities for the whole family? Check out 11 kid-friendly indoor and outdoor activities that will bring your family together in the spirit of the holiday.

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!

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