“Up, mommy.” “Hi, daddy.” “More please.” These are some of those sweet, long-awaited phrases parents look forward to hearing from their toddler. But what if they’re not saying them? “It’s important to go to well-child visits, because your child’s primary care provider uses questionnaires to determine if certain milestones, such as understanding and talking, are… Read more »
Kid’s Health & Safety
From concerts to simply cutting the grass, guard your baby from noise-induced hearing loss.
With the joys of Summer come a few risks that prove to be no fun for anyone. Long days in the sun can quickly turn into a bad sunburn, while playing in the park or even your own backyard can lead to bee stings or poison ivy. But you certainly can’t let these risks get… Read more »
Why reading aloud with your kids is healthy!
Let him shout into a pillow if it helps. The point is, there are things a kid can do to learn how to blow off steam.
Jacuzzi tubs, Daddy Boot Camp and the only Swedish birthing chair in Cincinnati — there’s lots to know about what’s here for you now.
“Too much of a good thing” can be true when it comes to sugar, a fact that usually hits home when we feel its effects, whether that’s an upset tummy, changes in the scale, or when we’re sitting in the dentist’s chair. Too much added sugar in your child’s diet (and your own!) can… Read more »
Going to the dentist has changed since I was a child. Today, many dental practices offices offer whimsical waiting and treatment rooms that set the stage for a positive experience for little ones. Sea of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry is a perfect example. A giant octopus with a toothbrush dangling from its tentacles greets children as… Read more »
Yucky cavities. The most chronic childhood disease, according to the dentists at Sea of Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, located in Cincinnati. Five times more prevalent than asthma in children, cavities can cause major trouble for kids, including pain, tooth decay and dental abscesses. That’s why it’s so important to follow guidelines for tooth care for… Read more »
What a phenomenon! We know fresh air is good for kids and yet when it’s cold outside we tend to keep them indoors. Why? Playing outside, sledding, skating and skiing are all great ways to benefit from the winter weather, as is just taking a brisk walk or hike, or having a fun romp in… Read more »