Your child keeps telling you “I want a puppy” or “I want a cat” but you have doubts about whether he’s ready for it. Owning a family pet can be a nice opportunity to teach your child about responsibility, animal safety, and caring for an animal. Often parents want their children to be involved in caring for a new pet as a way to help promote discipline and accountability. But how do you know if your child is ready for this task?
The flu has arrived! This virus causes fever, body aches and cough. In some people, the flu can lead to an even worse illness called pneumonia. The best way for your family to stay healthy this season is to get the flu vaccine. St. Louis Children's Hospital answered your top questions about the vaccine.
“Panoramas of the City,” a new exhibit at the Missouri History Museum, will use over 50 photographs to bring St. Louis’s history to life. Through these images—several of which will be blown up so large that visitors will feel they can walk right through them—guests can experience St. Louis’s past in an unprecedented way.