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Karson Frownfelter
on Thu, May 26, 2016
Karson Frownfelter was exhausted. For three straight years, he had coughed nearly incessantly. Day and night. He spent much of his school day in the...
NICU baby gift ideas
on Tue, May 24, 2016
When prematurity, illness or birth complications threaten a newborn’s health, parents can feel overwhelmed with worry, helplessness or fear. Some babies must...
Mosquito repellant
on Mon, May 23, 2016
Buzz. Buzz. When children get out of school for the summer, the buzzing you hear may be from insects and bugs outside instead of their cell phones and computer...
KIds' screen time
on Mon, May 09, 2016
Technology is constantly expanding and new gadgets are being created. We have miniature computers on our cell phones, we are connected to social media and the...
Unruly toddler
on Tue, May 03, 2016
Two year olds are terrible or so the saying “the terrible twos” suggests. They throw tantrums, kick, yell, hit, pinch, and sometimes bite. They only focus on...
Jarrard family
on Mon, May 02, 2016
For Morgan Jarrard, her first Mother's Day as a mom will also be a bit bittersweet. She’ll be celebrating with her 2-month-old, Gracie Mae, and her husband,...
food allergies and food intolerances
on Thu, April 21, 2016
Concern for food allergies is a common reason that parents bring their young children to clinic to be seen by a pediatrician. But more commonly, the reactions...
Transitioning to college
on Mon, April 18, 2016
For many people, college may be the best four(ish) years of their life. However, the beginning of the journey may not be so happy, as the transition from high...
Seasonal allergies in children
on Mon, April 11, 2016
Achoo! It’s the time of year again when this sneezing sound is heard frequently as pollen counts rise and spring environmental allergies increase. Anyone who...
Woman sleeping
on Tue, April 05, 2016
When it comes to getting enough sleep, there is no clear-cut litmus test. “In fairness, it’s very difficult to know,” says John Thomas, MD, a sleep medicine...

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