With many kids in the Bay Area learning from home and spending an unprecedented amount of time in front of screens, getting outdoors is more i…

In her most recent book, Madeline Levine outlines how parents' concerns about their children's future in a rapidly changing economy and societ…

Caring for a newborn has never been easy. In the midst of a pandemic, that job may be even more challenging. In the era of COVID-19, how do we…

Are your kids stressed during these challenging times? Mindfulness and nature can help bring a sense of calm to your children when they need it most.

Before many new parents bring their baby home, they are often warned by pediatric experts to never sleep in the same bed with their infant. Bu…

Lisa and her husband were the 37th and 38th people to test positive for COVID-19 in Santa Cruz county. She shares her harrowing story.

With COVID-19 stay-at-home orders in effect, many dogs enjoy spending more time with their families rather than being left alone. Still, the s…

Want to visit a park or beach during shelter in place? Follow these guidelines to keep your family and others safe.

With schools shutting down suddenly to prevent the spread of COVID-19, here's how to survive full-time family togetherness.

Dr. Natali Aziz, director of Perinatal Infectious Diseases at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, discusses what is known about the i…

Nicola Ries Taggart is an Alameda mom, life leadership coach and author of "Calm the Chaos Journal." She has some great tips to share for deal…

The benefits of nursing for infant and maternal health are well known, but it can be challenging to pull off when moms return to work. Learn h…

Recently, there's been a big shift in how society views the transgender and gender diverse community – especially in the Bay Area. Though the …

An important new study shows that most teens and parents ignore the medical recommendation to stay off screens at least an hour before bed. He…