Parenting Advice: Your 5 Worst Nightmares and Their Cures


Any good parent knows that back-to-school season isn't all autumn leaves and brown bag lunches. From boogers to boo-boos, being a parent is never easy, and it's especially tricky when kids are facing the elements. There is no shortage of nasty germs your child can pick up on the bus or at the playground, and there are plenty of potential accidents for any activity he or she pursues. But your job as a parent is to prevent harm and provide care in worst-case scenarios.

So we gathered important information on your parenting worst nightmares and followed up with easy ways to treat them if they occur.