Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
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. 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.
4. When to Worry About your Baby’s Hearing
What to do if you are concerned over your child's hearing. Activities to test your baby's hearing. How to know if your baby has a hearing problem. What does it mean if your baby has to have a repeat hearing screening test.
5. 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?
6. Kids and Technology - tips for safe use
The dangers of too much technology in our lives and the impact on our kids. Tips for how to de-connect from technology and reconnect with your family. Safety and health considerations for kids and technology.
7. Common Childhood Concerns
Basic answers to questions about hives, bundling babies, daycare attendance, nut allergies and schools, preschool speech, bedwetting and activities for multiple kids under 2.
8. Why Coaching Keeps Our Young Athlete Healthy
Coaching isn´t just about drills and plays. It is actually about keeping our kids healthy on and off the field.
9. Risk Management and Pediatric Patients
Your child faces serious risks from the hospital during any hospitalization. Each year, more patients die of hospital-caused infections, medication errors, and other adverse events than from any other cause. Here's why you have to be the risk manager for your child.
10. Outdoor Safety: Fun in Motion
As the weather warms up, our kids dust off their bikes and back yard pools start getting prepared for another summer season. Anything on wheels or involving water can be dangerous but those dangers can easily be avoided with a bit of information and preparation.
Be sure to visit the Pediatrics Archives for all the articles!
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.