It's a perfectly normal and healthy for a child to suck his thumb in infancy, but it can cause problems as the baby grows into a toddler. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers tips on curbing the habit on Fox2's StLMoms.
The MomDocs appear on KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis to discuss share ideas on how families can make healthy choices in the new year.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann outlines her favorite educational apps for kids on Fox2's StLMoms.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann visits Fox2 News to provide tips on raising a strong-willed child.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann appears on Fox2's StL Moms to talk about protecting children from seeing porn.
The MomDocs visit Channel 5's ShowMe St. Louis to give parents tips on keeping kids out of the ER on Halloween.
MomDocs Kathleen Berchelmann, Dehra Glueck and Kirstin Lee offer tips on having a safe and healthy Halloween on KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis.
While parents are still encouraged to monitor the amount of time a child spends in front of a screen each day, they no longer suggest limiting screen time to less than two hours. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann explains why on Fox2's...
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann appears on Fox 2's StL Moms segment to give tips on helping kids sleep through the night.
The MomDocs offer their tips on coping with tantrums in a recurring segment on KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann appears on Fox2's StLMoms to offer advice on helping children who sweat excessively.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann shares tips on helping kids adjust to the back-to-school sleep schedule on KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to Fox News Network about FDA approval of Oxycontin for children as young as 11.
The MomDocs from St. Louis Children's Hospital share advice on how to deal with the pain of shots.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to Good Housekeeping Magazine about the 10 items medical professionals carry in their family first aid kits.
The MomDocs visit ShowMe St. Louis to discuss lawn care safety tips.
Television ads often use scare tactics to discourage unhealthy behaviors. But when it comes to parenting, Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann suggests a caring approach might prove more effective.
The MomDocs visit ShowMe St. Louis to offer their tips on setting your family up for a healthy summer.
Hospitalist Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to The Wall Street Journal about injuries she often sees in the emergency department during the summer months.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann joins St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Aisha Sultan for their monthly live, online parenting chat.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to NewsChannel 5 about the risks and benefits of essential oil therapies.
The St. Louis Children's Hospital MomDocs talk about appropriate screen time for kids in their monthly ShowMe St. Louis segment.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann visits Fox 2 News in the Morning to talk with Margie Ellisor about Missouri House Bill 707 and offers advice for parents on their sleeping newborns.
A panel of mom-clinicians answer common questions about food allergies in a segment for ShowMe St. Louis on KSDK.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann outlines the top recreational websites for kids in a segment with Fox2 News StLMoms.
The MomDocs visit ShowMe St. Louis to talk about seven ways to protect your family's health this Thanksgiving holiday.
KTVI interviews Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann about the website she says every parent should be reading.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to Fox 2 about the consequences of distracted parenting.
The MomDocs appear on ShowMe St. Louis to discuss Halloween safety for kids.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann outlines rules for successfully using time-out on Channel 2.
Dr. Kirstin Lee dispells common myths about babies and parenthood and previews an event to educate new or soon-to-be parents.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to KTVI about preventing and treating a virus sickening hundreds of children in the region.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to KTVI about how bullying creates anxiety in kids.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch talks to two pediatric hospitalists, Dr. Doug Carlson and Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, about how to treat children exposed to tear gas.
Pediatrician Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers tips on KSDK about talking to young children about the unrest in Ferguson.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann shares tips on KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis for avoiding illness and injury while on vacation.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to Channel 2 about the importance of iodine in the diet.
Can a house be so clean it isn't healthy? Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers her opinion on Fox News.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to STLMoms about the dangers posed by kids using e-cigarettes.
Pediatric hospitalist Dr. Kirstin Lee offers tips on keeping kids' smiles healthy and cavity-free in the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
The St. Louis Children's Hospital MomDocs joined ShowMe St. Louis to discuss toddlers and sleep.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann shares tips on building the essential parent first aid kit for the car.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to StLMoms on Channel 2 about alternatives to yelling and spanking children.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann shares information about a recent study linking ADHD and obesity with the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
A panel of St. Louis Children's Hospital MomDocs joined KSDK's ShowMe St. Louis to share their different perspectives on sleep patterns.
Dr. Kelly Ross gives parents a 10 step guide to achieving their goals for 2014 in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Dr. Sarah Lenhardt outlines five home remedies worth trying during cold and flu season in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Kids are winding up in the emergency room after eating Flamin Hot Cheetos. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann explains why on Fox News.
Pediatric hospitalist Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers her perspective on kids and guns in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Healthy Kids Column.
In an interview on Channel 2, Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers guidelines about when it's appropriate to allow children to use public restrooms alone.
Dr. Kelly Ross offers tips for getting kids back into a sleep routine in the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
Channel 2 interviews Dr. Kelly Ross, pediatrician and mom of triplets, about ways to make the transition to middle school as smooth as possible.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann and St. Louis Kids Magazine remind parents to make sure children are up-to-date on their vaccines before school starts.
MomDoc Kathleen Berchelmann talks to Joy Cardin on Wisconsin Public Radio about how and why she and her husband are homeschooling their children.
Winter is upon us, and the germs are spreading. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to KTVI about the illnesses we're seeing in our emergency department.
Dr. Doug Carlson speaks to KSDK about the dangers of kids spending too much time in the cold weather.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, pediatric hospitalist, discusses the medical complications that can arise from consuming too much of a particular kind of junk food.