Author: Maya Neeley, M.D.

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school January 22, 2018

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

help a childs cough January 17, 2018

Cough remedies for kids: 6 useful solutions for that persistent cough

So many things can cause a child's cough. Here's how to help soothe it.

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Children Cold & Flu Ear, Nose & Throat Infants & Toddlers

Tips to prevent bedwetting August 31, 2017

Tips to prevent bedwetting

Advice to help your child stay dry through the night -- and how to handle bedwetting when it happens.

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Children

diversity activities for kids August 23, 2017

Diversity activities: teaching kids to embrace various cultures

Food and books are useful tools for parents in fostering kids' acceptance of diverse backgrounds.

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Children

Eczema August 21, 2017

Eczema in children: the itch that doesn’t stop

Add some patience - it takes time to see improvement from eczema.

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Allergies Children

choosing a wig August 14, 2017

Advice for choosing wigs after hair loss

Hair loss can be caused by many conditions; a good wig can help.

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Women's Health

March 22, 2017

Tips to help your child find constipation relief

How to keep things moving when your child is constipated.

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Children Digestive Infants & Toddlers Nutrition

read-to-children March 1, 2017

Why all parents should read to their children

Parents can carve out bonding time and stimulate minds while reading to their children.

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Children Infants & Toddlers

when to take a child to the er February 27, 2017

When should a child go to the ER?

Sometimes it's hard to know what to do if your child is ill or hurt during "off hours." A guide to when to go to the emergency room.

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Children