Kids' Health Tips

Austin_Salmonella and Dog Treats_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Sherie Austin
Monday, August 19, 2019

Salmonella and Dog Treats: What Your Family Needs to Know

A salmonella outbreak related to dog treats made from pig ears is causing concern among families with dogs. Here's what you need to know. Read full post>>

Robinson_Medication at School_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Daniel Robinson
Monday, August 12, 2019

Medication at School: Tips for Parents

If your child needs to take medication during school hours, it’s important to consider these guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Read full post>>

Meeks Rip Current Safety Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Christopher Meeks
Monday, August 05, 2019

Rip Current Safety

Knowing how to spot a rip current and understanding what to do if you’re ever caught in one may save your life or the life of someone in your family. Read full post>>

grosso-hot cars tragedies-small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Peter Grosso
Monday, July 29, 2019

Prevent Hot Car Tragedies

A child’s body temperature rises 3 to 5 times faster than an adult’s, and cars heat up quickly, even in mild temperatures. Keep kids safe with these tips. Read full post>>

Lamotte_screen time_small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Bernadette LaMotte, CPNP
Monday, July 22, 2019

Summer Screen Time Recommendations

For many kids, summer means freedom. It can also mean more time staring at a tiny blue screen on a cell phone. How much is too much? Find out here. Read full post>>

Kent_Sedation_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Rhaiannon Kent
Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Preparing Your Child for Sedation

Parents can help lower the likelihood of complications from sedation by following careful instructions given to them by our sedation team. Read full post>>