Healthy Kids

You might have heard the phrase, “Kids don’t come with a set of instructions.” Just as every child is different, every parent’s experience raising a child is different. But there are a few things every parent can do toward having a happier, healthier child. Learn more about ways to help your child grow.

Watch Them Grow

If your child is 5 years old or younger, use the search feature below to learn more about how your child is developing. You can also get tips to help your child reach their greatest potential.

How's Your Child Growing?

If your child is 5 years old or younger, use this search to find out how often your child should get Texas Health Steps Medical and Dental checkups. Find your child’s age and click “Go.”

Things to Know

The early years are the most important years in your child’s life. And there is so much to learn as a parent. We’ve made it easier by sharing some helpful parenting tips in the Things to Know section.