My mom was visiting us this weekend. When she heard one of her grandkids cracking their knuckles, she said, “Don’t do that – it’ll cause arthritis!” My child responded confidently – “No, it won’t!” READ MORE
Wildfires continue to burn in several California counties. Wind can blow considerable amounts of smoke to locations well outside of the impacted areas.
We know this may be a difficult time for you and your family, and we’re here to help. Here are some ways to protect your entire family’s health from unhealthy air exposure. READ MORE
Flat feet, intoed feet, feet with funny toenails, feet with warts! Feet often have a long list of things that parents worry about. But most of them are actually nothing to be concerned about and never cause kids any problem. Let’s take a look at some of these. READ MORE
My kids have choked and needed the Heimlich maneuver 3 times. That’s right, 3 times! This technique is a procedure where you use abdominal thrusts to remove foreign objects from a person’s airway to save them from choking. READ MORE
I often get asked, “Does teething cause a fever?”
Nope. Teething causes…teeth. It doesn’t even cause much pain – most babies just sail through teething without a problem!
Here are some other things parents want to know about teething. READ MORE