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Inflammatory Symptoms in Children? Kids are Feeling the Pandemic Pressure Too

Initially, early on in this pandemic, it seemed that our kids would be spared from the worst symptoms. They were the least affected, and their risk of severe complications was low. Now, as cases rise, more mysterious symptoms are popping up, and our kids may not be as impervious to worsening outcomes as we thought. [...]

Summer Safety Reminders

I have written about ‘summer safety’ before, and I’m still as passionate about it now as ever. Summer months are great for letting-go and enjoying later bedtimes, spontaneous movie nights and weekend trips, which is much needed after a long and rigorous school year. But, oftentimes, summer months include more accidents! It’s a hard stat [...]

Subdue the Sugar Spike: a Healthier Halloween

Halloween can be a difficult time to keep track of your little one’s nutrition. Between the school parties, candy bags, and trick-or-treating, the holiday can give any mom a scare when the unwanted sugar spike comes. I love to make sure my kids get their fill-in and that they have an experience just like their [...]

6 Protein-Packed Lunch Time Snacks

Now that you have a list of healthy, simple breakfasts for the upcoming school year, add in some protein-packed lunch time snacks! Mid-morning fiber and protein is important in keeping your kids’ brains sharp for a new and overwhelming classroom. Being a busy mom, I know how tempting it can be to throw in the [...]

6 Ways to Sneak in More Fruits and Veggies

Making sure you get enough fruits and veggies in your own diet is hard enough, but trying to get your little ones to eat them can be near impossible. Dinners can be grueling and long when you have a picky eater on your hands. To achieve a healthy, balanced meal, I sneak the veggies in. No [...]

3 Tips for a Successful Start This School Year

It’s that time of year again. Soon begins the car pools, PTA meetings, after school sports, report cards—enough to send even the most organized of parents into frenzy. Our team is ready to meet the pediatric health care needs of your family. Here are a few general tips to keep your children well as you [...]