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on Sun, March 01, 2015
Looking to encourage your children to eat more fruit? A Cornell University study shows that kids will eat more fruit if they’re given bite-sized slices of...
on Tue, February 24, 2015
Caused by either a virus or bacteria, tonsillitis is a general term used to describe any infection involving the tonsils. Viral tonsillitis, which might...
sick baby
on Fri, February 20, 2015
During cough and cold season if you have a child that’s younger than 6 months old, it can be very frustrating trying to keep them well. Unfortunately, children...
button battery
on Mon, February 09, 2015
As a parent of three children whose ages range from 3 to 8, I’m frequently catching one of them putting things in their mouth. Whether it’s a coin or Lego...
TV tipovers
on Wed, January 28, 2015
Did you get a new TV in time for the Super Bowl this weekend? If so, did you secure your television to the wall? What did you do with your old television? For...
on Wed, January 21, 2015
Does your child refuse to take liquid antibiotics? If you have ever had to give your child a course of liquid antibiotics, you know that after that initial...
on Fri, January 16, 2015
Many children have a runny nose. It’s just a fact of life.  Studies show that most kids ages 3-6 will have four to six upper respiratory illnesses each year....
Influenza hitting pediatric patients hard
on Thu, January 15, 2015
Right now we’re seeing a lot of children with asthma who are getting influenza. Some of them are having a mild reaction so it looks like they’re having an...
on Mon, January 12, 2015
The popularity of e-cigarettes is rapidly spreading however this relatively new industry is already responsible for considerable harm to US children. E-...
medication safety
on Mon, December 29, 2014
Safe Kids Worldwide recently released a new research report that found kids are getting into medicine at an alarming rate. Every minute of every day, a poison...

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