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.
'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.
It really doesn’t matter what your age – when we see and feel the warmth of the sun, we feel renewed and ready to go outside to play! Some of us like to walk around our block, while others run and jump, ride a bike, or join a team. In my own family, team sports… Continue reading Team sports have benefits beyond the field
NP Lori and Dr Molly talk about how parents were duped by Larry Nassar and how you can learn from their horrible mistake in the latest installment of Real Parents Real Advice.
Annual check ups at your pediatrician is so much more than just making sure you're OK to play sports. For the athlete and non-athlete alike Dr Molly explains why going to your pediatrician for your annual check up rather than an urgent care makes sense.
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!
Dr Tiffney offers ideas for indoor and outdoor family fun as the weather gets cold! Embrace the winter with your kids inside and out!
Going outside in the winter is fun--especially in the snow! Dr Alita give us tips on how to keep your kids safe (and warm!) outside.
Do chocolate milk and pickle juice really help your young athlete recover after a workout or game? NP Lori gives us the answer!