Funny Lessons About Bodily Functions
Kids are fascinated with the gross and amazing world that resides beneath their skin—use that to your advantage! If your child loves to talk about boogers, discuss how mucus protects him from getting sick. If he cracks up when Dad burps, it’s the perfect time to chat about digestion. These facts from Howard Bennett, M.D., author of the book The Fantastic Body and a pediatrician and father in Washington, D.C., can help you explain to your child how the human body works.