Help Your Student Succeed

Many children struggle with remembering assignments and keeping their backpacks tidy. But for children with Attention Deficit Disorder, these struggles,…

Rules of Engagement

In the ideal parenting world, you would have two parents — both taking on half the responsibilities and half the…

Gini Florer

OCCUPATION: Full-time mom and volunteer. President-elect of the Women’s Auxiliary to Children’s Medical Center, a group that raises money for…

Fitness on the Fly

Have just 15 minutes? Can’t go anywhere? Great. Total body fitness is within reach. “It’s amazing what can happen in…

Dine Out Gluten Free

Many children with special needs have one thing in common: Sensitivity to gluten. Kids with Down syndrome or type-1 diabetes…

Delivery, Please!

Ever imagine how much time you’d have in your day if it weren’t for driving back and forth from various…

Helicopter Parenting

I’ve always been fascinated by the helicopter — its prowess in battle, its effectiveness in navigating traffic and its ability…

The Silent Syndrome

Fragile X, an inherited genetic disorder that can wreak havoc on families, is hard to detect and more common than you think.

Super Coopers

Fitness runs in the Cooper family tree. With a family patriarch like Dr. Kenneth Cooper — whose research established the…