Should I Give My Kid Cold Medicine?

Children’s Medicine Is there a section of the medicine aisle that causes greater anxiety than the “children’s medicine” section? OK, maybe the “Family Planning” section, but it’s a close second. Stacked across these aisles are dozens of cold remedies for kids, all with similar claims. We get questioned about these medications often, and no wonder! Everyone wants to help their …

Chicken Salmonella

Don’t Cuddle That Chicken!

Salmonella Dangers You know about Salmonella, right? It’s the “raw cookie dough” bacteria. You know, as in, “Don’t eat raw cookie dough or you’ll get Salmonella.” Raw Eggs = Salmonella Or maybe your college boyfriend watched Rocky too many times and cracked raw eggs into his protein shakes, and you remember something similar. Why’s that? Because Salmonella comes from chickens!   …

National Childhood Obesity Month w/ Dr. Amy White

Childhood Obesity Childhood obesity is both an important and sensitive topic, that leaves many parents wondering “am I doing it right?” Our very own pediatrician, Dr. Amy White helps break down some essentials to help better understand this topic. What’s the best way to know if my child’s weight is healthy? The best way is to schedule a visit with …