Happy New Year! Getting organized is common resolution. As you tackle that junk drawer or bedroom closet, remember to open your medicine cabinet. Here are some tips to help you stay safe and get the most out of your meds.
Blog posts tagged “parenting:”
It seems like just yesterday that your lanky sixteen-year-old was swaddled in your arms, taking his or her first steps, babbling and drooling. But here we are, in 2016, and your baby born in 2000 is navigating high school and hoping for a driver examination permit. AtlantiCare providers – parents among them – share tips for keeping your millennial at maximum health.
The start of the school year is just around the corner! Follow these tips to help ensure a smooth, healthy transition to your new school schedule.
We use all sorts of metaphors to describe how we’re feeling– but it’s rare that we actually talk about our mental health. May is National Mental Health Month, which helps raise awareness for mental health issues and encourages people to talk about living with mental health conditions.
While changes in mood are normal for new mothers, some women experience what’s called post-partum depression.
As care providers, we’re seeing an increase in young athletes with repetitive stress injuries. Twelve and 13 year-old players are injuring the tissue near the ends of their bones known as growth plates. Sometimes they are tearing the tissue that surrounds their shoulder sockets.
Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the leading cause of death among infants between 1 month and 1 year of age. This is what you can do to help your baby sleep safely and to reduce your baby’s risk of SIDS.
It’s something we’ll all face at some point in our lives: making those difficult decisions about end-of-life care for ourselves or someone we love — or about medical treatment preferences if we were to be incapacitated by a devastating medical crisis or illness.
After three months of having sleepovers with friends, going to summer camp, staying up late and spending countless hours at the beach, it may be difficult to get back into school mode. But September is here and school’s back in session!
Human milk is the perfect food for human babies. Breastfeeding confers many benefits - for both babies and moms.