Ambulatory Pediatrics

Palliative Care When There is No Cure

As a pediatric palliative care and hospice doctor, I often ask parents what goals and hopes they have for their... Read full post »

Child Product Recalls 101

As parents, we want the best for our children. When it comes to their safety, we like to think we’ve... 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 »

Why Isn’t Your Baby Gaining Weight? And When Should You Worry?

All babies grow at different paces. For most, growth after birth is fast and easy. But some babies do not... Read full post »

The Importance of Reading to your Child

As parents, we all want the best for our children.  We make sure they have food, clothing and shelter, and... Read full post »

Resources for Kids with Special Needs

As a pediatrician taking care of many kids with special needs, I realized early on that I wanted to help... Read full post »

Is a Baby with a Flat Head Normal?

A new study in the Journal of Pediatrics – and the media coverage it has sparked – may have some... Read full post »