6 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Infant Care

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 10/19/15 8:00 AM

For new parents, infant care presents an entirely different world of questions and issues. According to a survey published in the journal Pediatricsnew mothers are not receiving the advice they need to care for their newborn babies, such as tips for sleep positions, pacifier use, breastfeeding, and immunizations.

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Child Obesity

Posted by Carolyn Heneghan on 8/24/15 8:00 AM

Are you concerned about child obesity in your how-to-talk-to-your-kids-about-child-obesityfamily? The American Heart Association reports that about one in three American children (including teens) is overweight or obese, a figure that has nearly tripled over the last 50 years.

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Topics: Health & Wellness, Mercy Medical Group, DHMG - Stockton, Woodland Clinic, DHMG - Dominican, Pediatrics, DHMG - Inland Empire, DHMG - Ventura County