Mind the GapFamily Health

Mind the Gap

Innovative programs provide bridge between pediatric and adult care By Nancy Maes The teen years can be strewn with anxiety…

Five things parents should know about stomachachesPediatrics

Five things parents should know about stomachaches

By Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Health Team How can you tell if it’s a regular tummy ache or something serious? Here’s…

Five can’t-miss signs that your child is lactose intolerantGastroenterology

Five can’t-miss signs that your child is lactose intolerant

By Kadakkal Radhakrishnan, M.D., and Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Health Team In order to pinpoint if your child is lactose intolerant,…

Dealing with a baby’s first coldPediatrics

Dealing with a baby’s first cold

The Kid’s Doctor By Sue Hubbard, M.D. With the “sick season” upon us, I’m starting to see more babies with…

Why is childhood diabetes on the rise?Diabetes

Why is childhood diabetes on the rise?

The Kid’s Doctor By Sue Hubbard, M.D. Diabetes continues to be a growing problem among our nation’s children. Did you…

Research hints at a nutritional strategy for reducing autism riskPediatrics

Research hints at a nutritional strategy for reducing autism risk

By Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine Folic acid has long been touted as an important supplement for…

ABCs of Learning DisordersPediatrics

ABCs of Learning Disorders

Students’ issues can be hard to detect By Megy Karydes Cheri Easterwood first noticed one of her twin daughters struggling…

Can you use homeopathic products to relieve your child’s illness?Pediatrics

Can you use homeopathic products to relieve your child’s illness?

The Kid’s Doctor By Sue Hubbard, M.D. I am sitting here writing this while sucking on a honey-lemon throat lozenge…

What can you do when your child has a cold?Pediatrics

What can you do when your child has a cold?

The Kid’s Doctor By Sue Hubbard, M.D. Although it is just getting really cold across the country, it feels as…

Parents: How smart are you about antibiotics?Pediatrics

Parents: How smart are you about antibiotics?

Harvard Health Blog By Claire McCarthy, M.D. Out of all the visits children make to health care providers, 1 in…