Sharing wellness stories from our children to yours. Serving the health needs for all children and families across 50 states and 80 countries.

Mom Docs

How Much Sleep Should Your Teen Be Getting?

How much sleep do teenagers need? If your teen is frequently tired, they’re probably not getting enough. This is a ...

Mom Docs

How to Prevent SIDS | Reducing the Risk

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) rates are increasing. SIDS, also known as “cot death” or “blue baby” is a devastating ...

Mom Docs

Finding the Right Pediatrician for Your Family

Finding the right pediatrician for your growing family is a big step and can lead to many questions. What should ...

Mom Docs

Cross-Training for Runners | Staying Healthy and Happy

As we enter the fall season of sports, cross country season is kicking into high gear. Middle and high schoolers ...

Mom Docs

Talking to Your Teen About Safe Driving

Having a new driver in the house can be an exciting time for both you and your teen. However, it ...

Mom Docs

Engage in Imaginative Play with Your Kids

Kids are hard-wired to play. Even in this age of screens and scheduled activities galore, kids are still finding time ...

Mom Docs

How to Treat Your Child’s Sunburn

Though you very diligently apply and reapply your child’s sunscreen, accidents happen and the occasional sunburn is inevitable. When it ...

Mom Docs

Ear Piercings for Babies | A Cultural Controversy

Recently a celebrity posted a picture of her baby with pierced earlobes, eliciting an online controversy. My mind went back ...

Mom Docs

Sun Safety Tips for Your Family

Once again, we are amidst summer’s hottest months and many parents are asking what they can do to keep their ...