MONDAY, March 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Mealtime is supposed to be family time, but a new study suggests that ever-present smartphones are impeding parent-child communication at the table.
Lynchburg, VA - Doctors say for women who are otherwise healthy, they should be given more time to deliver their babies naturally before resorting to surgery.
Lynchburg, VA - New studies show that young adults are taking longer than ever before to begin their careers.
USA Today reports nearly one child or teen an hour is hurt by a firearm, serious enough to be put in the hospital.
Most new moms worry if they take medications while breastfeeding it goes straight to the baby. A new report finds that's not necessarily true. The American Academy of Pediatrics said most drugs that
Most new moms worry if they take medications while breastfeeding it goes straight to the baby.
Many parents struggle with the decision over whether to vaccinate their young children. And they often turn to friends and family to advice.
Lynchburg, VA - We're following some of the hot trends right now for moms and kids with advice from a mom and businesses owner who knows her stuff.
Lynchburg, VA - Winter classes at the Academy of Fine Arts in Lynchburg are about to start up. If you want to expand your child's mind we're looking into all of the benefits of an arts education. Whether
Lynchburg, VA- If you want to expand your child's mind we're looking into all of the benefits of an arts education.
Lynchburg, VA - Santa has a little helper popping up in homes before the big day -- Elf on a Shelf -- and the whole family is getting in on the fun. Maybe Mom and Dad are having too much fun...
Lynchburg, VA - Before you get too overwhelmed this holiday season, some advice in this week's Mommy Monday on downsizing Christmas and remembering the reason for the season.
Lynchburg, VA - Those first years of learning are so important for your child. One program at Amazement Square in Lynchburg is helping parents get a head start on early education.
Lynchburg, VA -Halloween is the kind of night that is really scary for dentists - worried about all that sugar on your child's teeth.
Campbell Co., VA - If you want to keep the flu out of your house this year, it's time to get a flu shot.
Lynchburg, VA - Your child's success in the classroom depends on a lot of things, and you are one of the biggest factors.
Lynchburg, VA - All across America, kids in classrooms will sit down October 4 and read the same book at the same time.
Lynchburg, VA - Children who use an inhaled steroid for asthma found to have stunted growth.
Lynchburg, VA - With the beginning of the school, your children may be a little anxious about going back to class. But if you are still dealing with that in your home, it could be a much bigger problem.
Lynchburg, VA - You've probably been really busy getting your children ready to go back to school, but their health checkups should include a lot more than just a trip to the family doctor.
Lynchburg, VA - Whether you have a very young athlete, or one on the varsity team, good sportsmanship is a big part of the game.
Lynchburg, VA - Nothing can prepare you for being a parent. But in the Lynchburg area there's a program available that helps you not only prepare for your child -- but get him through the first years of life on the right foot.
Lynchburg, VA - The battle at meal time with a picky eater can be frustrating but here's advice on getting your little one to try new foods.
Breast feeding is harder than some women imagine, and having support can get you through the tough times. Now the Lynchburg area has more support for new moms.
Lynchburg, VA - Precocious puberty is when children have the appearance of pubic hair or breasts before the age of 8, or start their period before the age of 9. It impacts at least 1 in 5,000 children in the U.S., and that rate is on the rise.
Lynchburg, VA - While disposable diapers are convenient some parents think cloth diapers are the way to go and they have a whole list of reasons why.
Lynchburg, VA - In this week's Mommy Monday we're showing you a support group in the Lynchburg area that's bringing moms together for support and advice.
Lynchburg, VA - One study finds that for kids, divorce can be more psychologically disruptive than a parent's death, so we're finding out how you, as parents, can make the situation better.