An infant’s innate need to suck can make pacifiers a helpful item for baby and parents alike. In this Children’s Channel video, Monique Malmer, MSN, RN, PPCNP-BC, Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics Warren office, discusses when you may want to give your child a pacifier, as well as when you might need to take it away.
While the first tooth is an exciting milestone, soothing an infant during teething can sometimes be a frustrating process. In this Children’s Channel video, Monique Malmer, MSN, RN, PPCNP-BC, Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics Warren office, offers a few tips to help replace the tears with a toothy grin.
What does a favorite emoji say about a person? Well, for Molly Jonna, MD, her favorite smiley face emoji is a reflection of her disposition as a physician at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics. From routine wellness exams to early detection and management of other health issues, Dr. Jonna is happy to tend to the physical, […]
Although a patient’s room at Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics in Green doesn’t look like a recording studio, when new physician Leigh Wells, DO steps in the room she’s ready to hear the next big thing. She’s not looking for a one-hit wonder, rather she’s ready to listen and provide one-to-one care that gets infants, children […]
Neckole Herring has her hands full not only as a mother to four children but as a mother to four children with asthma. “Asthma can mean missed school days for the kids and missed work days for me,” she said. “I have learned asthma is a serious condition that can land your child in the […]
When she was a resident at Akron Children’s, Megan Litman, MD, got bit by the running bug. She started out running for fun and for her health, even participating in the Akron Children’s Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series on relay teams and in a half marathon. Four years and a medical degree later, Dr. Litman […]