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Do you have a favorite child?

When we hear parents talk endlessly about the quirks of one child and the awesomeness of the other, it almost ...

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Nipple twiddling while nursing- how to stop the tweeks

I thought twice about writing on this topic– it seemed almost indecent– but many moms have nervously asked me to ...

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Enterovirus: taking the myths out of the mystery virus

“Mysterious”, “tip of the iceberg”, “outbreak”, the list goes on. It made me nervous to watch the news and hear ...

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What are your family’s House Rules?

Our favorite family dinner is my husband’s homemade pizza, thin crust topped with mozzarella and Parmesan. But when that pizza ...

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Did Cindy Crawford go too far: Your child’s risk of PCBs

Cindy Crawford recently pulled her children out of Malibu high school, expressing concern that the school is contaminated with PCBs ...

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Parents beware – rhinovirus is here with force!

Rhinovirus has hit St. Louis early this year, and it’s hit us hard. Rhinovirus causes the common cold– a runny ...

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Babies after 40: Three moms’ stories

Recently I attended a delivery of a baby a baby born to a mother who was almost 50 years old ...

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Start the school year bully-free

Now that school is back in session in most districts, parents are busy with activities and events around getting back ...

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Why marijuana should still be taboo

Something has changed in the past five years– pot isn’t really considered a street drug anymore by my patients. Marijuana ...