Which Vitamins Do My Child Really Need?

As moms and caregivers, we could drive ourselves crazy trying to make sure our kids get their fair share of fruits and vegetables. But, try as we might, sometimes the picky eaters win! The good news is it usually takes more than just a distaste for broccoli and green beans to cause a nutritional deficiency. [...]

By | 2017-07-07T17:13:33+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Power Kids|0 Comments

The Truth about Dry Drowning

It’s summertime and more than any other time of the year children are hitting the pool! And why not?! It’s fun, great exercise and entertaining! However, what every parent and caregiver needs to do is be extra vigilant when it comes to kids and water. Whether at a pool, lake, water park or the beach, [...]

By | 2017-06-30T21:14:07+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Power Kids|0 Comments

6 Ways to Keep Little Ones Safe in the Heat

Now that summer’s finally here, you’re probably planning plenty of trips to the beach, park, playground or pool. But I warn all my patients about the dangers of extreme heat. In fact, it doesn’t even need to be scorching outside to take precaution. The best things to keep in mind involve protection against the sun’s [...]

By | 2017-06-26T21:14:47+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Pediatric Wellness|0 Comments

Stay Safe This Memorial Day Weekend

The official kick-off to summer is just around the corner, everyone’s eager to stow away their winter clothes, break out the beach chairs and sit back, relax and unwind. Memorial Day weekend is about honoring and remembering the service members who sacrificed so much for our country. Many of us will gather together and enjoy [...]

By | 2017-06-26T21:14:42+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Pediatric Wellness|0 Comments