Throughout our lives we deal with struggles and heartache, ups and downs, tragedy and death. With the recent death of a friend's son, NP Lori gives concrete advice about how to talk to kids about the death of a friend, family member, or acquaintance.
Cabin fever this winter? We've got you covered! Dr Hilary connects you with local places for fun and learning during the cold winter months in this week's blog.
Ready to get your family's eating habits on track in 2019? Dr Hilary gives great reasons for making more meatless meals a part of your routine. Links to recipes too!
Is it a cold or Influenza? Sometimes it's hard to tell! Dr Molly explains how to know when to call the doctor and when to worry when your child has flu-like symptoms.
Diarrhea and vomiting are rampant! Find out what you can do to manage your kids at home. Learn the signs of dehydration and how to make pedialyte at home from Dr Yusra!
De-stress the holidays with some advices from NP Jessica
Should your child focus on one sport of play the field? Dr Hilary discusses the pros and cons of multi-sport participation for student athletes in this week's blog.
Giving Thanks seems so commonplace this time of year. NP Jessica challenges us to find ways all year round to be grateful. She encourages us to teach our kids how to recognize each other and give thanks every day.
Mental Health is our business too. NP Jessica talks about the importance of recognizing and discussing mood, behavior, and school related issues with your pediatric care providers. Early intervention can make a world of difference!
'OUCH! My knee hurts!!!' When your pubertal kid complains of knee pain, NP Lori of Birmingham Pediatrics + Wellness Center gives you the info you need to manage the most common cause.