It's National Physical Fitness and Sports Month. Pediatric sports medicine specialists know that children are not "small adults." They understand that the body of a child or teen is still developing and requires a different approach to treatment.
Shortly after birth, your infant's doctor will take a a few drops of blood from your baby with a heal stick. You may wonder what the blood is being tested for. Read on to find out.
Here are the basics for building quality time with your family.
Don't sit too close to the TV. Don't watch TV without a light on in the room. Don't use over-the-counter eyedrops. Are these statements true? Find out by taking the following quiz.
When you are trying to have a baby, fertile times are an important factor. Use this information about your cycles to help to predict your more fertile times and when you will ovulate.
There are benefits to getting regular exercise during pregnancy for most women. Work with your health care provider to develop a safe exercise program you can do throughout your pregnancy. This video discusses the benefits of exercise, as well as recommendations on how to exercise.
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