Advocate Medical Group

A prescription for play? 
A prescription for play?
Why the American Academy of Pediatrics is urging physicians to recommend more fun for kids.
Do you look older than your age? Here’s why  Featured
Do you look older than your age? Here’s why
Lifestyle plays a role, but there may be another factor to consider.
Does your child play sports? Read this 
Does your child play sports? Read this
A pediatric sports medicine physician weighs in on a dangerous risk.
Unusual signs your body is stressed  Featured
Unusual signs your body is stressed
While some indicators of stress are widely known, here are a few lesser-known side effects that may surprise you.
New recommendations after last year’s deadly flu season 
New recommendations after last year’s deadly flu season
About 80 percent of children who died from the flu last season were not vaccinated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Is checking your work email after hours ruining your marriage?  Featured
Is checking your work email after hours ruining your marriage?
Obsessively monitoring your inbox? Here’s what can happen.
The dangerous decision people are making with condoms 
The dangerous decision people are making with condoms
Apparently this is a thing…