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.
'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.
Period. Period? Period!!! What Every Girl Needs to Know. NP Lori gives you a starting point to talk with your daughter about periods. From tampons to pads to timing, NP Lori writes a blog for your daughter to read and you to share.
NP Lori discusses the pros and cons of 24/7 parental monitoring of tween/teen smartphones using parental control 'spyware'. Where has our trust gone? Can we allow teens to explore the world and make mistakes anymore?
Weight training in the off season is all the rage. Do you know how to assess whether your teen's program is right for his/her growing body? Get the answers!
NP Lori discusses the scope of child human trafficking and how to talk to your kids about it to protect them.
Do chocolate milk and pickle juice really help your young athlete recover after a workout or game? NP Lori gives us the answer!