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Is your child overdoing it with the Fluoride Toothpaste?

Feb 4, 2019

In case you missed it, the New York Times published an article on Sunday entitled “Many Children are Overdoing It on the Toothpaste, a CDC Study Says”.  And after reading it yesterday, I thought…. oh man, am I going to get questions about THIS on Monday! Sure thing… first family of the morning… “Hey Dr. […]

Teething Tips!

Apr 17, 2018

For some little ones, teething can undoubtedly be an uncomfortable stage! If you find your little one in this scenario, check out the tips below on how to best relieve teething pain. The timeline: 6 to 12 months: this is typically when your baby’s first teeth will start to erupt! The process usually starts with […]

Recall: Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teethers

Mar 17, 2018

ATTENTION: About 600,000 Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier and teether holders were recalled after it was determined they could be choking hazards. Description: This recall involves Dr. Brown’s Lovey pacifier & teether holders. The holders were sold in eight styles: Giraffe, Zebra, Turtle, Reindeer (Special Holiday Edition), Frog (Special Holiday Edition), Spring Bunny (Special Holiday Edition), […]

Gummy Vitamins: Yes or No?

Aug 6, 2017

Increasingly, I find that more and more kids are eating gummy vitamins. After all, they taste delicious and are an easy way to make sure kids are getting their necessary supplements. However, a recent article in Parents magazine highlights the downsides of these vitamins.  Pediatrician, Natalie Muth, MD, RDN, warns of the 3 major pitfalls […]

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