All of us feel shy at one time or another. Children, especially, seem to have bouts of shyness when around new people or new surroundings. Actually, a child who is shy feels anxious in new situations. They might feel like they are “on show” especially when parents ask them toRead More →

Over the years, smoking has gone from an accepted past time to a habit that should be avoided. Medical professionals have learned more about the dangers of smoking on the human body. They have also shared the effects of secondhand smoke on the smallest humans: children. There are two typesRead More →

When it’s cold outside, children seem to get sick easily.  And when winter arrives, illnesses spread like a wildfire!  The key to keeping your child well is good healthcare and making sure they aren’t exposed to the germs that cause illness.  Your child’s school is one place where a lotRead More →

Children are always learning. Even before they start school. They learn in many ways but the most important part of learning is what they see. A child must see well to learn colors, numbers and reading. They must be able to see what a teacher writes on the board andRead More →

Most people don’t realize that taking care of your teeth can do more than just improve your smile.  When you have healthy teeth and gums you’re more confident and your overall health improves. Having good teeth for life starts before your first tooth comes in. In fact, you can giveRead More →

Whether you’re new to the area or you just found that your child’s doctor is retiring, it’s not easy to find a new doctor.  As a parent you want to make sure  your child receives the best care but how do you know which doctor to choose? Children are usuallyRead More →