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Tamara Elise Rubin, Executive Director of Lead Safe America Foundation, shares advice for parents on understanding childhood lead poisoning
Tamara Elise Rubin, Executive Director of the Lead Safe America Foundation, shares advice for parents on what to do after your child has been diagnosed with lead... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on the most important things you should know about how runny noses and snot color relate to a child's... read more
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, explains what the causes may be when a child has painful urination, and explains how to tell if it is bad enough that you should take... read more
Air pollution is still the biggest threat to our planet. Breathing contaminated air has a negative impact on our health, and children are the ones who suffer the most... read more
Pediatrician Jay Gordon, MD, shares the most effective ways to help your child avoid cough, cold, flu, and illness to keep them happy and healthy all year round.
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The cold weather this holiday season often brings with it a rise in sicknesses as well. Join us on December 16th at 1:30pm PST for our live Pediatrician Panel!
Dr. Ed Buchanan, a pediatric plastic surgeon, details what parents can expect after a child has surgery
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Summer is upon us, which means so are the inevitable summer injuries. Bug bites, sprained ankles, poison ivy… somehow, kids + sunshine – school = more... read more
Francesca Kaplan Grossman
I am really good at growing things. When I was sixteen, I found a small round marble under my right nipple. When I was twenty-two, I was brave enough to have it removed.
Lori Getz, MA, shares advice from her personal journey of testing positive for BRCA1 or BRCA2 on how someone who has just tested positive can best overcome the challenges
Watch Lori Getz, M.A.'s video on What to do when your friends aren't understanding about prophylactic breast cancer surgery...
Lori Getz, MA, shares advice for parents on how to best explain to your young children that one of their parents is being tested for cancer
Lori Getz, MA Technology Expert, shares advice on the important factors to consider when searching for a genetic counselor
Lori Getz, MA, shares advice from her personal experience of what women should expect after undergoing prophylactic surgery
Lori Getz, shares advice on when to test for BRCA1 or BRCA2 and why it is important to have your family tested for genetic mutations
Lori Getz, MA, shares advice from her experience on what the odds of getting breast and/or ovarian cancer with a BRCA mutation
Lori Getz shares advice for women on the important things to consider before deciding to have prophylactic surgery in order to help reduce the risk of cancer
Tamara Elise Rubin, Executive Director of Lead Safe America Foundation, shares advice for parents on testing for childhood lead poisoning
Tamara Ellise Rubin, Executive Director of Lead Safe America Foundation, shares advice for parents on how to treat your child if they are diagnosed with lead poisoning
View Tamara Elise Rubin's video on How I found out my kids were lead poisoned...
Pediatrician Alan Greene, MD, shares advice for parents on how to recognize and treat lymph nodes in children and what signs should alert parents to take their child to... read more
Child Neurologist Jane Tavyev Asher, MD, shares advice for parents on the lifestyle factors, such as diet, sleep, and exercise, that play a role in determining proper... read more
Pediatrician Alan Greene, MD, shares advice for parents on how to recognize and treat tonsil stones in children and what signs should alert parents to take their child... read more
Pediatrician Alan Greene, MD, discusses some shocking data about kids and illness in America today and explains the effects that it could have on children later in life
Child Neurologist Jane Tavyev Asher, MD, shares advice for parents on what to expect when taking your child to a neurological exam in order to help parents and their... read more
Child Neurologist Jane Tavyev Asher, MD, shares advice for parents of children suffering from migraines on how to understand what their child is going through
Child Neurologist Jane Tavyev Asher, MD, shares advice for parents of children suffering from migraines on what medical treatments are available to help their child
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on the symptoms of strep throat and Scarlet Fever in children, and explains the best way to treat these... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice on what every parent needs to know about flu season, including the age when kids can get flu shots, and how to help... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on the most important things to know about coughs in kids, including the best treatments and ways to... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on how to best treat your child's vomiting and diarrhea
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on the benefits of keeping a health diary for your child in order to record any symptoms and medications... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on the best way to treat a fever in your child, and explains why medication isn't always the best... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on whether or not it is safe and recommended to give your baby or child medication to help with jet lag... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on how to best treat the symptoms of food poisoning or a stomach flu in children and recognize the... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on how to differentiate between a bacterial and viral infection in your child
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents who are worried about their child's fever on what signs to look for besides the fever in order to know if... read more
Pediatrician Tanya Altmann, MD, FAAP, shares advice for parents on how to tell if your child is healthy enough to return to school following a sickness
Frederick Goodall, Blogger of "Mocha Dad", shares advice for parents on how they can stay strong and close when a child faces serious medical issues
Pediatrician James Varga, MD, shares advice for parents on the best methods of treating your child's constipation and what can be done to help avoid constipation in the... read more
Tamiko Jordan, MD, explains when a child's vomiting and associated symptoms should become a concern parents and which signs should alert parents to take their child to... read more
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice for parents on the best way to handle your child's breath holding spell and how to tell if they become serious
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice for parents on the common symptoms, causes and treatment of Coxsackie Virus in children
Watch Video: What are the signs of trouble with the appendix? by Tamiko Jordan, MD, ...
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice on dealing with Pinworm, including the causes, symptoms, and best treatments for Pinworms
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice on dealing with ring worm, including the causes, symptoms, and best treatments for ring worm
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, answers all your questions regarding birthmarks, including the different types, colors, and locations, and when you should have the... read more
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice on swimmers ear, including the causes, symptoms, and best treatments for swimmer's ear
Haley Figueroa, MA, LMFT Family Therapist, shares advice for new parents on the best way to treat your baby's constant earaches
Mao Shing Ni, PhD Doctor of Chinese Medicine, shares advice for parents on how Chinese medicine can help treat digestive problems in children and what the Chinese... read more
Lawrence Ross, MD, explains the differences between a virus infection and a bacterial infection and the illnesses and treatments associated with each
Lawrence Ross, MD, shares advice on the best steps parents can take to prevent their children from catching common illnesses
Watch Video: Living with an asthmatic child by Dani Klein Modisett, ...
Pediatrician Lawrence Ross, MD, explains what the dangers of measles are for children and stress the importance of having your child vaccinated if traveling to another... read more
Pediatrician Lawrence Ross, MD, explains what ages that the flu can be deadly amongst and what parents can do to help decrease their child's risks
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on what to do if your child is getting nosebleeds all the time
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on the difficulties of diagnosing a sinus infection in children and shares some of the common... read more
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on how to best treat your child's nosebleed and teach your child how to treat it in the future
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on how to tell the difference between a chronic and a recurring ear infection in your child
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on the signs that your child's illness may be something more serious that you should call your doctor about
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on how to tell if your child's cold has turned into something more serious that may need to be... read more
Pediatrician Jay Gordon, MD, shares advice for parents on the most common causes of fevers in children and the best methods for treating your child's fever
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on how to best treat your child's chicken pox symptoms and how to tell if your child is still contagious
Pediatrician Jay Gordon, MD, shares advice for parents on the most common causes of ear infections in children and the best way to treat your child's ear infection
Pediatrician Jay Gordon, MD, explains the differences between bacterial and viral pneumonia, including the differences in the symptoms and treatments between the two
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on the common causes of antimicrobial resistance in your child and the best way to fight antimicrobial... read more
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on what pink eye is, how it is commonly caused, and the best methods for treating it in children
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, explains what the common symptoms of ear infections are in children and how to recognize the signs your child may have one
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on how to tell if your child may need ear tubes to help with reoccurring ear infections
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on how to tell if your child has chronic diarrhea and how to help treat it in your child
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents on the various reasons your child may need his or her tonsils or adenoids removed and what age... read more
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on the symptoms that usually indicate that your child's stomach illness is sever and needs to be evaluated by... read more
Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Nina Shapiro, MD, shares advice for parents who are concerned about their child's snoring on whether it is typical for kids to snore and what... read more
Pediatrician Wendy Mitchell, MD, shares advice for parents on the symptoms that factor in determining migraines in children and how to best treat migraines in kids and... read more
Pediatrician Jerry Kartzinel, MD, shares advice for parents with a child who has autism on why diarrhea or constipation is often a common issue and what can be done to... read more
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on which symptoms should determine your decision on whether or not to keep your child home from school if they... read more
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on the most common causes of a child's bad breath are and what can be done to fix it
Pediatrician Wendy Mitchell, MD, shares advice for parents on migraines in children, including the symptoms of childhood migraines, their causes, and potential treatments
Pediatrician Jerry Kartzinel, MD, shares advice for parents on what can cause chronic bowel issues in your child and how to know if it is something serious that needs to... read more
Watch Video: Symptoms of Hand, Foot, and Mouth disease by Jessica Jones, ...
Speech-Language Pathologist Barbara Schacter, LCSW, shares advice for parents on the causes of a raspy voice in kids and what they can do to help treat it
View Jessica Jones's video on How to treat Hand, Foot, and Mouth disease...
Lawrence Kagan, MD, explains what causes the shingles virus in people and how to best treat shingles
Pediatrician Lawrence Kagan, MD, shares advice for parents on the most effective way to vaccinate your child for chicken pox and at which ages your child should be... read more
Thomas Grogan, MD Orthopedic Surgeon, shares advice for parents on children's scars and what you can do to improve the way it looks
Pediatrician and Author Cara Natterson, MD, shares advice on when it is best to seek a second opinion from a doctor and how to do so in a way that will not offend your... read more
Thomas Grogan, MD, shares advice for parents on the best ways to prevent your children from getting heat stroke and explains what the symptoms of heat stroke are
Neuropsychologist Peter Stavinoha, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best therapies to help your child recover from a brain injury
Pediatrician Alan Nager, MD, MHA, shares health advice for parents on the symptoms of appendicitis and how to tell if your child may have appendicitis
Thomas Grogan, MD Orthopedic Surgeon, discusses how a recent study shows that conventional wisdom to treat sprains with rest, ice, compression, and elevation is now... read more
Neuropsychologist Peter Stavinoha, shares advice for parents on the most common ages for children to suffer traumatic brain injuries and what parents can do to help... read more
Thomas Grogan, MD Orthopedic Surgeon, shares advice for parents on how dislocated elbows can be common in young kids, how to tell if your child has one, and how to treat...
Pediatrician Dan Thomas, MD, Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, shares advice for parents on easy solutions to treat your child's diarrhea
Neuropsychologist Peter Stavinoha, PhD, shares advice for parents on how long symptoms can last following a brain injury and what to expect in terms of recovering from... read more
Pediatrician James Varga, MD, shares advice for parents on the symptoms of Mono in order to tell if your child or teen has it, and how to best treat Mono
Pediatrician Sonya Sethi Gohill, MD Pediatrician, shares advice for parents on how the color of your child's snot is not an accurate diagnostic tool for telling if they... read more
Thomas Grogan, MD Orthopedic Surgeon, shares advice for parents on what causes some children to be more prone to sprains and what can be done to help them avoid future... read more
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