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My Top 3 OMG Parenting Moments

“Parenting is messy, exhausting, and filled with unexpected mishaps but most definitely worth it.”

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Universal Studios Hollywood Announces Reopening Plan

The California theme park will open its doors this April.

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Jason Derulo & Jena Frumes Are Expecting!

Jason Derulo is about to become a dad.

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A Pediatrician Mom Shares 10 Tips to Survive Cold & Cough Season

The sniffles, a bug, a common cold—no matter what you call it, being sick is a pain, and seeing your tiny human under the weather is tough on parents.

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What’s Up, Doc: Choosing a Pediatrician for Your Child

On your pregnancy to do list – find an amazing pediatrician before Baby arrives. Be sure to consider these tips in your search.

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5 Simple Ways Parents Can Help Boost Their Kid’s Immunity

Photo: Khamkhor via Unsplash
I often get asked “How can I build my child’s Immunity?”  Here are some suggestions from an Immunologist (hint: it’s me).
1. It starts with a great diet.

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5 Ways to Protect Your Pregnancy during the Pandemic

“Knowing you’re creating the safest, happiest, and healthiest environment for yourself and your baby will provide some comfort and peace of mind during this uncertain time in history.”

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Walt Disney World Begins First Phase of Reopening

Expect to wear a face covering and have your temperature taken!

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Tips & Tricks to Treating Seasonal Allergies in Children

During this pandemic, allergy symptoms may be causing heightened anxiety for parents. Here’s what you need to know about seasonal allergies, when to call the doctor and how you can mitigate allergies at home.

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Hi, I Am the Immunocompromised Person You Are Saving

“You are isolating yourself because you want to save me, and I adore you for it.”

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The History Behind Handwashing

“We may take handwashing for granted but that wasn’t always the case—we have Dr. Ignaz Semmelweis to thank for that!”

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How to Plan for Unexpected Emergencies

“The one consistent thing about getting sick and injuries are that they are always unexpected. From the minor knee scrapes at the zoo to sudden fevers, here’s how to prepare when your little one needs you most.”

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Help…My Kids Are Sick!!

“The truth is that as hard as it is to manage two sick kids….that’s not the hardest part. Oh no, the real fun begins when one of them begins to feel better. Not, go back to school better, but well enough to be out of bed.”

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Now You Can Get a Baby Elf On the Shelf

Your Elf on the Shelf can adopt a brand-new baby!

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Recall Alert: Mann Packing Co. Vegetables Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination

Vegetables sold at Trader Joe’s and other stores recalled due to possible contamination risk.

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Here’s What to Do When Baby Has a Fever

Baby Fever 101: Learn what to look for, how to comfort your sick baby, and three thermometers you’ll love.

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First Aid for Babies: 8 Quick Tips to Keep Kids Safe

Manage common kid injuries, or prevent them before they happen, with these smart first-aids tips for babies and toddlers.

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3 Viral Baby Boom Photos You Have to See to Believe

There really must be something in the water!

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Dear Working Moms: Leave Your Guilt at the Door

As a working mom, for a long time I felt extremely guilty about my decisions.

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How to Survive Hand, Food & Mouth Disease Season with Kids

It might look like chicken pox, but it’s not. Here’s what parents need to know.

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When It’s Not “Just” a Cold: What Parents Need to Know about RSV

It’s cold and flu season, but RSV is so much more than just a cold. Here’s the scoop parents need to know.

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This Vaccine Could Eradicate Zika, Thanks to Promising New Research

The days of the Zika virus could be numbered—and that’s a good thing.

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We Bet We Know What Your Kid’s Halloween Costume Is This Year

The kids couldn’t stop playing this game all summer, so naturally, it’s this year’s most popular Halloween costume.

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If Your Child Has Asthma, They Were Probably Born During This Month, Study Finds

Being born during this particular season can have an impact on your baby’s health.

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Recall Alert: These 32 Baby & Kids Medicines Could Make Kids Sicker

Check your medicine cabinet for this important recall.

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What Parents Need to Know about the Measles Outbreak in 21 States

Don’t panic—but there are some important things parents of young kids and expectant parents need to know.

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Stay Away from Venezuelan Crab Meat, Warns the CDC & FDA

Looks like crab is off the menu until further notice.

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