Tips on potty training your toddler
This is the time of year doctors like me worry about heat exhaustion and heat stroke and the importance of maintaining hydration to prevent serious heat related illnesses.
Spring is here and with that comes allergy season.
Here's a question for you. Should sugar be labeled a toxin and regulated like alcohol and tobacco?
Although there seems to be non-stop discussion about the influence modern day society has on our children, one fact remains the same. Parents and caregivers have the biggest impact on a child's life.
Government funded school lunches will offer more fruit and vegetables and less fat on their lunch plates starting next September.
We all know that exercise is good for the heart, lungs, weight-control and now a new study suggests that it's good for increasing academic performance as well.
It is certainly cough season and I can hear different types of coughs coming from every room in my office.
Dr. Sue Hubbard is an award winning pediatrician and medical editor for www.kidsdr.com. She is a native of Washington, D.C. who travelled south to attend the University of Texas at Austin and never left.
A new school year not only means kids are headed back to the classroom - many are returning to, or starting, sports activities as well. Cuts, scrapes, and broken skin are perfect breeding grounds for infections.
Parents who have a hard time getting their babies and toddlers to sleep at night may also often have trouble at mealtime, new study findings suggest.
Thanksgiving is still over a month away, Christmas and Hanukkah, about 2 and a-half months. So, is it really time to start shopping for the hottest Holiday toys? You bet it is!
We're officially in the flu and cold season and germs are pretty much everywhere. Now is the time to be diligent about washing your hands and making sure your kids are washing theirs. Want to know where the "germiest" places are? Get your sanitizer ready and follow me.
Do you remember the saying " a penny for your thoughts?". There are many of those old fashioned sayings that are no longer used, many of which have been replaced by witty text acronyms.