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Giving Your Infant Medication: Proper Dosage and Administration

No one likes seeing their little one sick, but unfortunately with your baby’s brand new immune system it is bound ...

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CDC endorses COVID-19 booster shots for children age 12 and older; also shortens booster interval recommendation for adults

On Jan. 7, 2022, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expanded its endorsement of COVID-19 booster shots ...

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Recurring Ear Infections? Understand the Anatomy of Your Child’s Ear

Does your child suffer from frequent ear infections? It can be confusing to understand what exactly is happening in the ...

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Nursemaid’s Elbow: Treating Your Child’s Dislocated Elbow

My toddler was playing and now won’t use their arm! This is something we commonly see as pediatricians, and often ...

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The Winter Blues: Helping Teens Manage Seasonal Affective Disorder

Does your teen seem particularly moody or down this winter? It might be more than just a bad day; they ...

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Approaching the Topic of Race with Kids

My life changed dramatically in 5th grade. Throughout elementary school, I attended predominantly Black schools. In 5th grade, my family ...

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Toddler Bad Breath: What Causes it and How to Fix it

Newborn baby breath can smell so sweet, but as they hit the toddler stage, sometimes their breath becomes rancid. What ...

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New Year’s Resolutions: Helping Your Kids Set Goals

The New Year can be an exciting time full of opportunities for new beginnings and growth. The advent of each ...

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Popular Products Parents Can Skip: Advice from a Pediatrician

At this time of year, the internet is full of lists of “Top 5 recommended products.” So let’s flip the ...