We sat down with David Rettew, MD, pediatric psychiatrist, and Logan Hegg, PsyD, pediatric psychologist to discuss digital addiction in youth. What we learned is that digital distraction is not unique to youth. In fact, adults play a significant role in demonstrating good behavior for children to model. What are we talking about? In an age where thumbs are our most useful tools — with […]

The temperature inside your vehicle can rise almost 20º F in just 10 minutes. Within an hour, it can be more than 40º higher than the outside temperature. Along with the vehicle temperature rising, body temperature rises and can quickly reach dangerous levels. Little bodies heat up fast, making babies and young children particularly at […]

Recently, parents have been serving up lots of questions regarding their child’s nutrition based on more fiction than facts. So, this week I thought I’d do some myth-busting of common nutritional myths. Is a multivitamin a solution or supplement? For example, parents ask me if taking a daily multivitamin gives their children all the nutrients […]