Latest Sara Rizvi Stories

2011-03-07 15:41:41

Parents and their teenagers often have differing opinions when it comes to spring break, especially regarding travel plans and safety.

2010-03-15 15:32:29

Parents shouldn't worry if their toddlers are two steps behind other babies their age when learnng to walk.

2010-02-27 11:20:05

Learning to walk is a complex skill that should not be rushed, and there is usually no need for a parent to become overly alarmed if his or her infant takes longer to begin walking than other kids.

2009-06-30 15:58:57

With record-breaking heat and humidity, parents, coaches and caregivers should keep a close watch on children for early warning signs of heat-related illnesses, said a Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu) pediatrician.

2008-12-19 12:30:00

Children may complain of many ailments in an attempt to stay home from school, but pediatricians at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston can help parents with advice on how to make the decision to stay or go.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.