Pediatric Care

Uncorrected vision in kids linked to literacy problems 
Uncorrected vision in kids linked to literacy problems
Give your preschooler a head start in school by having their eyes checked regularly.
Pre-pregnancy weight strongly linked to infant mortality 
Pre-pregnancy weight strongly linked to infant mortality
A study finds that preterm infant deaths can be twice as high in obese women.
A common knee fracture found in athletic adolescent boys  Featured
A common knee fracture found in athletic adolescent boys
Read the story of how a surgery helped a Libertyville teen get back to top shape in no time.
How accurate are kitchen spoons for medication? 
How accurate are kitchen spoons for medication?
Dosage directions in milliliters, not teaspoons, make for safer medication delivery. Learn more.
Health benefits of drinking cranberry juice 
Health benefits of drinking cranberry juice
Consider this drink to lower the risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes.
Are there ways to correct your child’s behavior more effectively? 
Are there ways to correct your child’s behavior more effectively?
Researchers find that compromising is good but timeouts are better.
Blog: How to prevent a cold this winter  Featured
Blog: How to prevent a cold this winter
A pediatrician shares ways to prevent the common cold this time of year.