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7 Ways to Lower Your Baby’s Risk of SIDS

Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is a serious worry if you’re a new parent. But there are things you can do to reduce the risk. Here are seven steps you can take today.

Jun 2nd, 2022
What's Causing Your Child's Recurring Ear Infections?

Ear infections are common in children because of their developing anatomy. Though these infections occur frequently, there’s always a risk of complications. Knowing more about your child’s condition can help you assure they receive the right treatment.

May 1st, 2022
How to Help Your Ease Your Child’s Shot Anxiety

The mere mention of shots sends your child into an anxious, or even panicked, state, and you want to find a way to ease their fear so that they can get the health treatments they need. Here are some tips.

Feb 1st, 2022
7 Ways to Asthma-Proof Your Home in Winter

Following treatment guidelines carefully can effectively reduce or eliminate your child’s risk of experiencing long-term health consequences related to asthma. That includes ridding your home of the substances that cause asthma to worsen.

Jan 1st, 2022
3 Tips to Get Your Child to Take Medicine

When your child is sick, they sometimes need to take medicine and that can be a challenge! Here are three tips that have helped parents overcome the struggle of getting children to take medicine.

Dec 13th, 2021
Kids’ Tummies: 5 Things Every Parent Should Know

“Mommy! I have a tummy ache!” is the universal kidspeak for a range of maladies from the simple need for a hug to serious medical conditions. Keep reading to find out how to decipher the many types of stomach issues in kids.

Nov 8th, 2021
How to Tell if Your Child Is Too Sick for School

Is it okay to send your child to school if they have the sniffles? What about a low-grade fever? Keep reading to learn the proper questions to ask yourself to tell if your child is too sick for school.

Oct 27th, 2021
Preventing Your Child From Developing Type 2 Diabetes

Every parent desires to keep their child healthy. Well child visits help ensure your child is developing normally and in good health. If you’re concerned about your child’s health risks, a well child visit is a good place to start.

Jul 15th, 2021
What Makes Children More Susceptible to Ear Infections?

If your child suffers from recurring ear infections, you need to know about the most common causes. Read to learn more about the factors that could make your child more likely to develop ear infections, and what you can do.

Jun 15th, 2021
What Triggers Eczema?

As a parent, you know that just about anything can pose a threat to your child’s health. This is especially true if your child suffers from eczema. Here are the most common environmental and biological factors that trigger your child’s itchy skin.

Apr 1st, 2021
The Link Between Food Additives and Asthma

With their chronic cough, wheeze, and shortness of breath, you may be searching for what might be triggering your child’s asthma symptoms. Though there’s a link between certain food additives and asthma, it’s not a common trigger.

Mar 8th, 2021
Childhood Vaccinations and Why They Matter

Vaccines form a critical part of your child’s immune protection against communicable diseases. Read to learn more about safe childhood vaccinations, the best vaccine schedule to follow, and answers for your other vaccination questions.

Feb 8th, 2021
3 Tips for Remedying Chronic Constipation in Kids

Constipation in children can cause worry but usually isn’t health-threatening. Trying a few things at home is the best approach, followed by visiting your child’s pediatrician for comprehensive care.

Jan 17th, 2021
10 Tips to Help Prevent Winter Colds and Flu

With an active COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever before to be vigilant this cold and flu season. With a few helpful and practical tips, you can help to keep your family healthy against the threat of colds and the flu.

Dec 3rd, 2020
3 Things Many Parents Don’t Know about Childhood Asthma

Asthma is one of the most common chronic conditions children experience. With proper management, your asthmatic child can breathe freely and experience a full, active childhood. Keep reading to learn three facts about asthma many parents don’t know.

Nov 4th, 2020
The Importance of Getting Your Child’s Flu Shot Early

With the COVID-19 pandemic still going strong, it’s more important than ever to make sure that every member of your family gets a seasonal flu shot this year. Here’s why it’s best to get vaccinated before flu season gets underway.

Sep 10th, 2020
Is Your Teen Getting Enough Sleep?

Is your teenager always sleepy? Do they seem to nap as soon as they come home, but stay up all night? Getting sufficient high-quality sleep is critical to your child’s mental and physical development. Find out how much sleep your teen needs.

Aug 13th, 2020
5 Tips for Soothing a Crying Newborn

If your newborn is keeping you up all night, then you know just how frustrating it can be to try to soothe and calm them. You can do a few things you can do to keep them calm. Read on for details.

Jul 24th, 2020