Vomiting. Diarrhea. Fever. Oh my!

Mother checks sick child's temperature with hand.

Viral Gastroenteritis is a viral infection that causes diarrhea, vomiting, belly pain, and body aches. Although there isn’t a treatment for this virus, there are things you can do to ease the discomfort; keeping yourself or your child hydrated is one example. If symptoms last more than two weeks, contact your doctor.

Managing Big Emotions in Little Kids

Mother and young daughter do Yoga.

They may be small, but children can have big emotions. It is natural for children to experience deep feelings. Parents can react in a myriad of ways. One way is to take these moments as opportunities to teach. Taking deep breaths and counting are ways to help children cope.