Parenting

How to Calm a Fussy Baby

You’ve welcomed a new member into your family. Congratulations! As a mother I remember the excitement and joy of having... Read full post »

Selfie Safety: What to Tell Your Teens Before They Snap Another Picture

Selfies. They’re everywhere. Teens love taking pictures to share moments in their lives, and their social media feeds are filled... Read full post »
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Teens and Tattoos: What Parents Need to Know

Americans love their ink. One in five have at least one tattoo, and the numbers are higher among young adults,... Read full post »

The Joys and Dangers of Slime

There’s something strangely satisfying with slime. Maybe it’s the texture or the colors or the sound it makes as fingers... Read full post »

Babies and Safe Sleep: Tips for Tired Parents

Becoming a new parent is exciting, overwhelming, and amazing all at once. And while we all parent differently, one thing... Read full post »

Urgent Care or Emergency Department: Which One Is Right for Your Child’s Needs?

Illness and injury seldom strike at convenient times. Croupy coughs and earaches get worse at night, playground falls are common... Read full post »

Back to School Vaccines: Getting Protected from Potentially Dangerous Diseases

School just let out, but it’s not too early to think about your back-to-school to-do list. In addition to an... Read full post »

Housing: The “Vaccine” Every Child Needs

Vaccines work by stimulating the immune system to fight against infections and are a mainstay of pediatric prevention around the... Read full post »