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How does what we wear make us feel?

Can what we wear impact our mental health? Let’s take a look.
As parents, we instinctively make sure our children are comfortable. In the winter that means making sure they are warm when they go outside. In turn, we try to make sure the clothes are not too warm when inside – or itchy or tight or too loose or made of a fabric to which the child is allergic.
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Posted: 11/30/2017 1:19:12 PM by Mikkel Kelly | with 0 comments


Pediatrics Leader Shares Tips for Keeping Baby Healthy this Winter

Cold and flu season is here, and protecting your baby from serious illness is surely on your mind. Get some tips from a pediatrics leader.
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Posted: 11/20/2017 2:17:48 PM by Madison Tingey | with 0 comments


Pet care and wellness go side by side

WELLNESS AND PET CARE: Health Literacy Month is a good time to tackle medical terms and concepts, which we have covered in recent blogs. And it is also a time to think about healthy habits. The common activity of caring for a pet can play directly into good health. This blog from Scientific American points out having a pet increases interaction with family and community, helps to encourage routines and often provides regular exercise – all good for mental health. The article notes that pet owners describe receiving what psychologists call “social support” from those that they meet while caring for their pets, a type of interaction that often breaks the surface and can involve sharing a concern or advice.

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Posted: 10/30/2017 2:32:29 PM by Mikkel Kelly | with 0 comments


My Child is Sick: Should I Call a Pediatrician Near Me?

If your child is sick and you ask yourself, “Should I call the pediatrician near me?” here are some times you definitely should. 
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Posted: 10/18/2017 3:25:06 PM by Madison Tingey | with 0 comments


8 Tips for Finding the Right Pediatrician

It’s important for your child’s health and your peace of mind that you find the right pediatrician. Here are some tips for conducting a successful search.
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Posted: 10/2/2017 1:24:01 PM by Madison Tingey | with 0 comments