Kids' Health Tips

Swayne_First Aid Kit_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

First Aid Kit Essentials for Parents

Accidents happen, especially when kids are in the house, but having the right items on hand can help your family be prepared. Read full post>>

Kawatu_Allergies vs Cold_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Thursday, April 13, 2017

Is it Allergies or a Cold?

Symptoms of seasonal allergies can sometimes mimic those of the common cold, but there are differences. Read full post>>

Mitchell_Head Lice_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Monday, March 27, 2017

Head Lice Treatment and Prevention

Anyone can get lice, even those with good health habits and who frequently wash their hair. Dr. Douglas Mitchell offers tips on how to prevent and treat head lice at home. Read full post>>

Barker_Help Boost Babys Immune System_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Monday, March 20, 2017

Help Boost Your Baby’s Immune System

Children are going to get sick from time-to-time. These tips will help strengthen your baby’s immune system from the start, so he won’t catch every cold and virus that comes his way. Read full post>>

Harrington_Spanking_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Alternatives to Spanking Your Child

As a parent, there will be days when it seems impossible to get your child to behave. Is spanking an effective form of discipline? According to research, the answer is no. Read full post>>

Focseneanu_HPV QA_Small Posted By: Mariel Focseneanu, MD
Monday, February 27, 2017

Doctor Q & A: Should my child get the HPV vaccine?

Do you have questions about the HPV vaccine? Dr. Mariel Focseneanu, pediatric gynecologist at CHKD, answers some of the most common questions parents have. Read full post>>