Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Author Archives: Leslie Penkunas

The science of toddlers going boneless (access required)

To parents, the sensory meltdown almost seems purposeless. After all, your child is a melted mess on the ground. Continue reading.

Read More »

Tips for staying healthy while visiting a petting zoo (access required)

Interacting with animals at petting zoos and exhibits has been associated with outbreaks of E. coli and Salmonella infections. Children 5 years of age and younger are especially at risk.

Read More »

Twinning ticks down in U.S. (access required)

The chance that a woman will have twins has fallen over recent years in the U.S., following more than three decades of rising twin birth rates. Continue reading.

Read More »