Dehydration in kids

There are many reasons a child can become dehydrated. Read on to learn the signs, what to do, and important watch outs!

Keeping kids safe in a heat wave

Temperatures are heating up across the globe. High temperatures can cause children to become sick with heat exhaustion, dehydration, and in severe cases: heat stroke. Read on to learn how to keep your child safe.

What is parechovirus?

The CDC issued a health advisory to children about parechovirus. Here, I go over what we know and how to proceed with rare viruses in our community.

Dry Drowning

Summer is here and “dry drowning” starts to make its rounds on social media. I want to discuss the terminology and explain the differences!

Insect repellent (bug spray) and kids

Summer is among us! Some of us are more prone to insect bites than others. Read on to learn the different options for repellent, safety, and precaution tips!

Salmonella and Kids

With the recent recall of certain lots of Jif Peanut Butter, I thought it was important to discuss salmonella, what it is, the symptoms, and how it’s diagnosed/treated.

Formula Shortage in the US

The massive formula shortage across the US is causing stress for new parents and parents of infants. This blog goes over all of your common questions and concerns to get you through this.

Travel during COVID? Things to consider

The travel requirement change on mask mandates at a time when a new variant is circulating can be overwhelming. In this blog, I will guide you on things to consider as you make your decision on travel during the pandemic.