• 14
  • Jul2015

Everything You Need to Know About Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) in NJ

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a relatively common viral illness that usually affects children under the age of five. The disease, which lasts around a week, causes fever-like sores to form on the hand, mouth and feet. Depending on the severity of the disease, sores might also form on the buttocks and legs.

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  • 21
  • May2015

How To Treat Head Lice

Seeing tiny, white specks in your child’s hair might cause panic, but head lice is a very common problem for children. In fact, between six and 12 million children get infected with head lice each year. It’s usually spread by direct head-on-head contact. However, because lice can survive for a short period of time on […]

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  • 27
  • Apr2015

Best Vitamins for Children

Do you worry your child isn’t getting the proper nutrients because they’re picky about what they eat? For children lacking proper nutrition, vitamin supplements in the proper dosages might be beneficial.

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  • 31
  • Mar2015

Epilepsy in Children

Hearing your child has epilepsy comes with a lot of uncertainty and fear. Although most children are able to live normal lives after being diagnosed with the seizure condition, it’s important to be well-informed to provide the best care and to limit the amount of seizures your child has.

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  • 03
  • Feb2015

What you Need to Know about Measles

Measles is a hot topic right now. Every news station is covering the current outbreak that’s affecting hundreds of people throughout the country. It’s important to be well-informed in order to properly protect you and your children. While vaccinating your child is a personal decision, it has become a public health issue where both the […]

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  • 27
  • Jan2015

Nutrition Tips for a Breastfeeding Mom

New mothers often wonder how breastfeeding impacts their diet and nutrition. Though breastfeeding doesn’t cause any major changes in diet, there are some things to keep in mind if you are breastfeeding your infant. Eat a well-balanced diet The baby will receive the proper nutrition from breast milk regardless of the foods you are eating. […]

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  • 04
  • Aug2014

Five Tips to Prepare for Breastfeeding

Considering breastfeeding for your newborn? Here are a few helpful tips that may make your decision on whether to breastfeed or use formula easier:

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