Comments for: Should you make your child wear a heavy coat?

Posted Jan. 07, 2014, at 7:10 a.m.

Every winter morning as my kindergartner and I head for the bus stop, I hear the same lament: “Do I have to wear my heavy coat?” I know I’m not the only parent to have heard this kind of protest, but as a science writer I can offer an evidence-based …

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