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New Parent Guide

I always say God has a great sense of humor. After a year in private practice as a pediatrician caring ...

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Safe Scanning – What Parents Should Know about Radiation

Medical radiation is the largest source of man-made radiation exposure in the U.S. The average background radiation exposure (from the ...

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Healthy Snacking from Tots to Teens

We all know the best way to teach our kids how to eat healthy is to start early and be ...

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How do you handle the issue of smoking with your teens?

Despite the overwhelming evidence that smoking is a severe health threat, many adolescents still succumb to the temptation. As doctors, ...

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Is your child ready – or has he outgrown – a booster seat?

Did you know that your child should be in a booster seat until he or she is at least 4 ...

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Should your child be circumcised?

At birth, males have skin that covers the end of the penis, called the foreskin. Circumcision surgically removes the foreskin, ...

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Does your child have school phobia?

It’s that time of the year kids are returning to school or starting school for the first time. Most children ...

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School Lunch: Packed or Purchased?

Do you pack lunch for your children, or do your kids buy lunch at school? We welcome your comments. When ...

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Whooping Cough – Vaccination of Older Children is Important to Protect Infants

Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is making a comeback in the United States. This is important for all parents ...