5 Tips to Raise A Non-Bully

5 Tips to Raise A Non-Bully

One of the worst parenting nightmares is to see our kids suffer. Be it physical or emotional, there is nothing quite like the osmosis that happens within us when our child is hurting. Struggling socially is nothing new, but what is new is the accessibility of bullying...

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The Instagram Effect On Parenting

The Instagram Effect On Parenting

For centuries, we have long been obsessed as a society with portraiture and later, photography, a freeze frame moment in time that depicts the perfect family, the perfect backdrop, and the perfect split-second image. Fast forward to 2017, where taking and sharing a...

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Rock Star Parenting Hacks From a Pediatrician

Rock Star Parenting Hacks From a Pediatrician

Whether it's mealtime, bath time, or travel time, we've got a hack for that! These parenting hacks will make you feel like a rockstar! Use a Pez Dispenser to Get Kids to Take Their Medicine For chewable medicine for toddlers and kids, use a Pez dispenser with their...

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Dear Strangers, Please Don’t Touch My Baby

Dear Strangers, Please Don’t Touch My Baby

It should be common sense, right? But sure enough, whether you're in Boca Raton or beyond, every time you take your baby to the mall, a restaurant, or even for a walk at an outdoor park there is someone who wants to pinch your baby's cheeks, poke their chunky legs, or...

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Cough, Cough, Go Away!

Cough, Cough, Go Away!

{cough, cough} We'd like to explain {cough, cough} all about the lingering {cough, cough} coughs that just {cough, cough} don't go away. Even reading that sentence was difficult for you because, let's face it, coughs are just really irritating. When our children...

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They say raising a child takes a village, so we’re here to bring parents the information about common pediatric topics direct from the pediatrician!

Cough, Cough, Go Away!

{cough, cough} We'd like to explain {cough, cough} all about the lingering {cough, cough} coughs that just {cough, cough} don't go away. Even reading that sentence was difficult for you because, let's face it, coughs are just really irritating. When our children...
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Re-evaluating Reflux

GERD - Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Gastroesophageal reflux, abbreviated as GER, or known simply as reflux, describes the process by which the contents of the stomach (stomach acid, formula, or food) moves backwards into the food pipe (esophagus) rather than out...
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Don’t forget the meds

Going to the Emergency Room? --A tip every parent should know-- 1 in 5 children are brought to the emergency room (ER) every year.  With statistics as staggering as this, there may unfortunately be a time when you have to bring your child to the emergency room for...
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Breastfeeding & The Sick Mother

Regardless of having a “Super Mom” status, no mother is immune to getting sick.  Even during illness, there are very few conditions which require a lactating mother to discontinue breastfeeding her child. It is recommended that infants be exclusively breastfed for the...
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Fever: Myths & Facts

The Trials & Tribulations of Fever: Myths & Facts 1. Does a fever above 102.5 mean you need to go to the ER? One of the most common questions parents ask is “at which temperature is a fever dangerous”? Before going into more detail, a fever is defined as a...
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