Pediatric News

How to Prevent Ear Infections While Swimming

The beautiful sunny days of summer have arrived! But for some kids with ear problems, summer brings unwanted trouble –... Read full post »

Broken Bones 101

Whether you have toddlers or teens, you are familiar with the fact that kids regularly test the law of gravity.... Read full post »

Homemade Baby Food: The Danger of Nitrates

Many parents want to make homemade baby food. And why not? The thought of fresh produce from the local grocer…... Read full post »

How to Remove a Tick

Ahh, the joys of summer. The sun is shining, the sprinklers are sprinkling, the ice cream truck is tinkling and... Read full post »

Using Brain MRI to Fight Delays in Preemies

When I started working as a neonatologist almost 15 years ago, I loved helping premature babies cope with the problems... Read full post »

How to Navigate the Internet for Health Information

If you’re like me, then you have used the internet to search for health related information – A LOT. One... Read full post »

Got a Cough? Hold the Antibiotics!

I was a pediatrician before I was a parent. It sounds funny to say, but I was helping parents comfort... Read full post »

What Do You Think of Your Child’s Weight?

A new study published online in the March issue of Pediatrics found that 51 percent of parents with overweight or... Read full post »