A new study by the AAP (American Academy of Pediatrics) reveals that vaping is not a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes. There were two important findings. First, vaping, with or…Read All
Whether you’re a new parent or a seasoned parent, parenting is never easy. At Premier Pediatrics, our blog is an excellent resource as you face difficult parenting challenges. We have compiled a list of topics that our parents frequently encounter and ask about. Got a topic you’d like us to cover? Let us know on Social Media or by emailing us!
For years, nutritionists have emphasized the importance of fostering a happy meal time environment to help children become better eaters. A small study out of University of Illinois described that…Read All
I will always remember this one line from a professor during my pediatric training. As she was closing her lecture, she told us, “Good parents do not make good kids;…Read All
A wise teacher forwarded me these excellent words of advice for keeping young school age children safe on the streets of New York. I would have a serious but fun…Read All
A recent study confirmed the commonly held belief that the presence of television and video games in a child’s room is linked to poorer health outcomes such as obesity, addiction,…Read All