Pediatric Care

How your baby can help you manage postpartum depression 
How your baby can help you manage postpartum depression
Skin contact between mom and baby lowers stress levels and reduces ‘baby blues’.
Put that baby to sleep 
Put that baby to sleep
If you are struggling to get your newborn to sleep at night, I have some tips that could help you and your little one get back to sweet dreams.
More kids getting deadliest form of skin cancer 
More kids getting deadliest form of skin cancer
Melanoma doesn’t usually occur in kids, but a new study shows that it’s happening a lot more often.
Millions don’t know they’re at risk for diabetes 
Millions don’t know they’re at risk for diabetes
New study sheds light on the alarming number of Americans at risk for developing diabetes.
Mommy Tales: The quest to find the right daycare 
Mommy Tales: The quest to find the right daycare
For new moms heading back to work, the task of finding the right daycare can be emotional, daunting and exhausting. So as a first-time new mommy, I’m sharing advice about what I learned during my search for the perfect daycare.
Who regulates your dentist’s practice? 
Who regulates your dentist’s practice?
In light of the recent health scare in Tulsa, Okla., we take a closer look at how dental offices are regulated in Illinois.
Poetry teaches autistic kids the art of communication 
Poetry teaches autistic kids the art of communication
A technique capitalizing on Shakespeare is helping to improve social and communication skills in children with autism.