Pediatrics

Tips to Prevent Childhood Obesity

One in 3 children in the United States are overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. The good news is that childhood obesity can be prevented. In honor of Na…Continue Reading.

We’re All Like Family

“Time to smile, Dashi!” Thus were the words of my 2 1/2 year old grandson, Oliver, to my 7 month old grandson Dash, as he was in midst of a crying spell.  Oliver is a very matter of fact boy.  When you ask if he is hungry, he will thoughtfully consider the question and answer a simp…Continue Reading.