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
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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
Tuberculosis (TB) is an ancient disease that is believed by historians to have been around since the time of the pharaohs. Although it is a disease that has been controlled for several decades, it is still presently seen in the … Continue reading
Do you have a youngster who’s a picky eater? You know the type. All they want are carbs like frozen bagels or fries. They turn their nose up at anything you call “healthy.” Worst of all they never want to … Continue reading
Most parents are well aware that telling children what to do and how to act is far less effective than showing them what to do and how to act. Teaching children what is a good habit early in life works … Continue reading
Upcoming Saturday Flu Clinics for Patients and Parents Flu Clinic Dates Sept. 29 Oct. 13 Oct. 20 Nov. 3 These are by appointment only and clinics go from 9 am to noon.