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Fall Prevention: 12 Expert Tips To Reduce Risks For Older Adults

As a person ages, falling — even tripping — becomes a lot more dangerous. According to the latest research from Centers for Disease Control (CDC),  about one in four adults (28%) age 65 and older, report falling each year. This results in about 36 million falls each year. Falls can... more

Potty Training Tips: How To Win The Potty Wars

When Kate Motz decided to put her son, Kyle, on the potty at 2 1/2, she felt pressured to have him potty trained for preschool.  "I'm a planner mom — I read all the books, watched all the videos and figured I knew all the tricks," says... more

Make The Most Of Your Care.com Profile To Land A Top Job

Your profile is up and now you're waiting for some action. When you're looking for a child care job online, your profile is your first chance to make an impression—so make it count. If you're struggling to land your next care job, take control of your success... more

13 Summer Brain Boosters

Kids loose 2 to 3 months of learning over the summer. Here's how to stay on track and prep your child for fall -- while still having fun.     The lazy, hazy days of summer are a welcome relief for kids from the chaotic school year routine. No more... more

How To Organize Your Household Care

From the best apps to helpful tricks, here's a guide for a Household CEO.     Being a CEO isn't easy. Let alone a Household CEO. The nanny, babysitter, tutor, house cleaner and dog walker keep your life in order -- but someone needs to keep them straight as... more

Bring On The Bottle

Tips for feeding your baby from a bottle. There's nothing more intimate and bonding than breastfeeding your new baby.  But whether you want to head back to work or back to bed, you'll need to wean your baby to bottle so that another caregiver can feed your... more

Veg Out: Easy Ways To Get Kids To Eat Vegetables

  It's an age-old battle: Parents and caregivers want kids to eat more veggies.  Kids want to eat, well, anything else.  "Don't give up!  Keep offering veggies," says Jeanne Muchnick, mom to two girls and author of  "Dinner for Busy Moms."  "And don't... more

Managing The Summer Care Mayhem

Here are 7 tips on how to keep kids stimulated and safe this summer -- while you stay sane.     Summertime and the living's easy.  Or at least it will be -- once you line up a smorgasbord of your kids' activities and lock in your child care. ... more