What is Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)?

Hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) is a viral infection that is common in children 5 years old or younger, but any person can get it. HFMD can be present with or without fever and can cause painful sores on the inside of the mouth and throat as well as a rash on the hands…

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Nov 14, 2023 / Infants

Prematurity Awareness

While every parent anticipates having a perfect pregnancy, a healthy baby, and a delivery free of complications, unfortunately, that’s not always the case. As many as ten percent of all babies are born prematurely every year. These babies need special care both in and out of…

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Oct 12, 2023 / Nutrition

Sports Nutrition Guidelines for the Young Athlete

Eating well isn’t just important for proper development in the childhood and teenage years, it’s also essential for performance and success in sports. While it’s important for your child to eat a variety of healthful foods, ensuring that your child eats enough food is sometimes…

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Oct 03, 2023 / Behavioral Health

ADHD Treatment

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, you’re not alone. As much as 7 percent of all children share this diagnosis. When it comes to treatment, it is important that you make the best choice for your child and your family. We want to…

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May 12, 2023 / Dietitian & Recipes

Gardening is Great for Kids

Spring is finally here! It’s a time of renewal, a time to get outside, and a great time to cultivate brand-new hobbies with your kids. Have you ever thought about starting an edible garden in your home? Better yet, have you thought about encouraging your…

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