How can you survive the holidays when your child has diabetes and the world abounds with carbohydrate-laden foods – from candy canes and gingerbread houses to gum drops and fruitcake? Here are our top 10 tips for coping with these challenges.
Whether you’re a parent of an infant and toddler or school-age kids and teens, you probably have a zillion questions about your children. What’s normal? What should I expect when my child is sick? When should I call the doctor? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more in this section.
It may seem strange to have a physician promote less medicine, but that’s exactly what the Choosing Wisely campaign is about. Started by the American Board of Internal Medicine Foundation, the campaign encourages “physicians, patients, and other healthcare stakeholders to think and talk about medical tests and procedures that may be unnecessary.”