What to Expect When Your Child Needs a Blood Draw

There are few things scarier to a child than a needle. Whether it’s for a vaccine, an IV, or a... Read full post »

Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Difference Between Boys and Girls

Children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a growing patient population with 1 in 68 children being diagnosed with... Read full post »

Sexually Transmitted Infections and Teens: Parents Hold the Key to Prevention

When it comes to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), many parents may feel uncomfortable talking with their teen. This is hardly... Read full post »

Recognizing Signs of Child Abuse and Neglect

As a parent, we know you want the best for your child. And if your child (or a child you... Read full post »

13 Reasons Why: Should Parents Be Concerned About This Netflix Series?

The mini-series 13 Reasons Why (13RW), adapted from a young adult novel, was released on Netflix this past week. 13RW... Read full post »

Fertility Preservation: Planning For Life Beyond Treatment

Fertility can be a sensitive topic for some families, especially when children and adolescents are faced with life-altering medical conditions... Read full post »

Warts: What They Are and How to Treat Them

Warts are non-cancerous skin growths caused by a virus and can vary in size and appearance. They are spread person-to-person... Read full post »

The Poop Palette: What Do All of Those Colors Mean?

Imagine the shock a parent must feel when their child says his poop is pink! Surprisingly, it can be common.... Read full post »