Whether you're off to the pediatrician for a well-baby visit or because your little one is ill, learn how to make the most of each doctor visit.
10 Common Questions New Parents Ask New parents can find themselves confused and overwhelmed. Do you have parenting questions about your newborn? You're not alone! Get your ...
10 Ways to Calm Your Child's Fear of the Doctor It's no wonder that small children sometimes become frightened when visiting the doctor's office. After all, there are plenty of adults out ...
A is for Acupuncture Is your baby's colic, crying, or poor appetite making you consider a trip to the acupuncturist? All in all, it may be A-OK. ...
Breastfeeding Cuts Post-Vaccine Fever Risk Breastfed babies are less likely to run a fever after getting an immunization.
Childhood Vaccines: What’s New for 2010 See the new childhood vaccination recommendations for 2010.
Children of Some Military Parents Less Likely to Receive Routine Care Single moms and dads who are on active duty in the military are less likely to get medical care for their children.
Compelled to Complain: How to Effectively Issue a Medical Complaint If you feel you are not receiving the medical treatment you need, speak up! Often the matter can be resolved with just a conversation. If you ...
Doctors May Play Pivotal Role in Bottle Weaning Could a simple five-minute conversation at Baby’s well-child visit mean more babies are off the bottle by the age of 2?
Family Practitioners What are the advantages of having one doctor for the whole family?
Healthcare for Preemies Preemies are precious, but do require more care. Here is an overview of what follow-up your premature baby may need in addition to regular ...
How to Choose a Pediatrician Are you looking for the perfect doctor for your child but don't know where to start? Learn how to interview candidates and communicate ...
How to Handle… Choosing a Pediatrician We asked three moms for advice on how to pick the best pediatrician for your family.
Is Your Pediatrician a Good Fit for Your Family? Finding the right pediatrician is no easy job! Find out how you can find the best one for you and your kids.
Kids' Age-by-Age Doctor Guide As kids get older, the fear of getting probed, poked at, or receiving shots can set in, making doctor visits an uneasy experience. Here are some ...
Medical Interventions: Should Parents Always Follow Doctor's Orders? Some medical procedures that were once routine are no longer so common. Evidence increasingly shows that sometimes today's popular medical ...