Most of us have seen a child in a grocery store throwing a temper tantrum or being downright obnoxious and unruly. Do we immediately blame the parents for allowing this to continue, or do we have sympathy for their situation?
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Your little one gets home from school and is scratching their head aggressively. Then you get the call that head lice is spreading… It sounds like the beginning of a nightmare, but it’s very common! The most important part is … Continue reading
Some toddlers are the social butterflies of the group and always want to be in control, while others would prefer to play alone quietly and off in the corner. In some respects it’s not much different than a typical workplace … Continue reading
There are many school age children who seem angry and moody, or who throw temper tantrums if they don’t get their way.
Many folks believe you can never be too rich or too thin. When in fact, sometimes too much of a good thing becomes, well, not so good. The fluoride in toothpaste and much of our water supply protects us from … Continue reading
Just ask any parent if raising children today is challenging. Most of us know the answer, but that challenge can be exacerbated if you are raising a child with ADHD.
The first thing to remember about your child’s potty training is that they are a child, and YOU are the adult, the parent, the older and wiser one. If you have ever observed another parent trying to unsuccessfully train their … Continue reading
Nothing is worse for a parent than to watch their child hurting or unhappy and not know why. It is believed that approximately 10% of all children suffer from the uncomfortable symptoms of acid reflux, and depending on their age, … Continue reading
December 13, 2018 Dear Families and Friends, I have greatly enjoyed the opportunity of being your child’s pediatrician. It is with heavy heart that I write to tell you that I will be leaving Meridian Pediatrics as of Feb. … Continue reading