Pediatric Care

Physicians seeing increase in hand, foot and mouth disease 
Physicians seeing increase in hand, foot and mouth disease
Learn tips to prevent the spread of the highly contagious virus that is common in young children.
Back-to-school tips for avoiding injuries 
Back-to-school tips for avoiding injuries
A pediatrician offers some interesting advice for parents concerned about their kids’ heavy load.
Children most at risk at start of the school year 
Children most at risk at start of the school year
Data shows cars hit more kids during this time of the year than any other. Learn more about ways to keep your kids safe.
A hidden danger of bounce houses 
A hidden danger of bounce houses
Most parents are aware of the risks of a tipped over bounce house. But new research is shedding light on another health hazard.
Is your child ready to transition to school mode? 
Is your child ready to transition to school mode?
As the summer comes to a close, a clinical psychologist provides tips for a smooth shift back to school.
How working moms can make breastfeeding work for them 
How working moms can make breastfeeding work for them
An Advocate nurse offers lactation advice for new mothers.
An upsetting trend for children who don’t get enough sleep 
An upsetting trend for children who don’t get enough sleep
A new study reveals that inadequate sleep can lead to emotional disorders like anxiety and depression. Learn more.