Top Ten pediatrics Articles

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Here are the top ten articles for the Pediatrics Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. When to worry about a baby's head growth
A baby's head circumference is measured at every visit for the first year of life. What do the measurements mean? When to worry? Are growth charts accurate?

2. Babies With Small Heads. Should you worry?
Some babies are born with small heads but size is only one factor in determining if there may be a problem.

3. Should you get a Trampoline?
Backyard trampolines are a favorite amongst kids and adults alike. However, research, statistics, and pure medical experience tells us that they are detrimental to our children's health and well-being. Check out the facts.

4. Cell Phones for Kids
Cell phones have become commonplace in our culture. The TV markets them for every age and stage, including children. Kids are asking for them when they are still in elementary school. How young is too young to have a cell phone? How can you tell?

5. Preventable Deaths Involuntary Breath Holding
Is your child a breath holder? Do you know the difference between a deliberate tantrum and involuntary breathholding? Breathholding can be a behavior, or it can be a symptom of a deadly underlying condition. Learn the precautions that might save the life of a child.

6. Coping with Tactile and Sensory Defensiveness
So now you've got a good idea that your disruptive child's behavior is caused by tactile defensiveness or sensory defensiveness. What do you do about it? Processes, coping mechanisms, appropriate responses, and other practical ways to reduce your child's pain and eliminate disruption...

7. Amiglia.com Web Site Review
Dr. Gwenn's review of www.amiglia.com, a genealogy and picture sharing web experience for the entire family.

8. Personal Mother's Day Gift Idea's
Looking for something personal and unique for mom this mother's day? Or perhaps you are looking for a perfect Mother's Day treat for yourself, read on for great ideas that will fit your budget and are sure to please.

9. Power Struggles with Young Children
Avoid wars of words with your children and power struggles in general.

10. Crisis in Youth Sports
There is a growing crisis on our youth playing fields. Kids bodies and minds are being pushed in directions that are not healthy. This article discussed the crisis and why it is so crucial our kids just be allowed to play, without teams, rules and grownups.



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