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Acceleration Training by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health JACK, ACCELERATION TRAINING STUDENT: I'd hope to go pretty far, maybe even play college. But of course I'd like a shot at the NHL. ANNOUNCER: When it comes to hockey, Jack ... Read on »
Children and Type II Diabetes by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health XIOMARIZ, HAS TYPE 2 DIABETES: I have to take medication, and then once a day I have to take insulin, which I hate. I hate it. And I have to check my blood five times a day. ... Read on »
Yoga for Children by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: For these children, exercise doesn't necessarily mean playing games. GAYLA, YOGA INSTRUCTOR: Yoga is not a competitive sport. Kids can learn yoga when they'r ... Read on »
Top Ten Things to Do to Get Baby to Sleep by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: Babies can make us laugh; they can make us proud. They can also make us crazy, especially when it comes to bedtime. Help is on the way. Dr. Jodi Mindell is one o ... Read on »
Is Your Child Depressed? by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health LISA CLARK: I'm Lisa Clark. Welcome and thanks for joining us for this Webcast. Depression is usually thought of as a grown-up problem. But studies have shown that up to 2.5% ... Read on »
The Truth about Childhood Immunizations and Risk by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health DR. BENARD DREYER, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS SPOKESPERSON: The good news is that we have really eradicated so many childhood diseases with immunizations that people forge ... Read on »
What You Should Know About Childhood Immunizations by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health DR. BENARD DREYER, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS SPOKESPERSON: We've not eradicated the diseases; we're just controlling them by immunizing children. So if we stopped immuniz ... Read on »
Yoga for Preteens by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health RAYE, YOGA STUDENT: When other kids think of yoga they think of, you know, ohm and that's just the whole thing, and you just have to sit quietly the whole time. But it's reall ... Read on »
Cutting Back on TV Time for Kids by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health DR. BENARD DREYER, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS SPOKESPERSON: Think of how many hours children watch TV when they could be doing so many other things that are more useful to ... Read on »
Who's at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes? by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health SUSAN, HAS TYPE 2 DIABETES: I had had a knee replacement. I put -- put on 80, 85 pounds. I ate, anything that was in sight, I ate. And then I woke up one day and I had -- I ha ... Read on »
What Parents Should Know About Kids and TV by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health DR. BENARD DREYER, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS SPOKESPERSON: Early TV sets a pattern. The kids get used to the fact that they're supposed to be watching TV a couple of hou ... Read on »
Understanding Type 2 Diabetes by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health SUSAN, HAS TYPE 2 DIABETES: He told me I have type 2 diabetes and I would need medication and I cried. Oh, I cried like you wouldn't ever believe. ANNOUNCER: Three years ago ... Read on »
Hearing Babies Learn How to Communicate with Signs by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: Gregory has been signing since he was 10 months old, even though he's not deaf. ALINA, GREGORY'S MOTHER: It was particularly helpful between the ages of twelve m ... Read on »
Treating Cuts the Right Way by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: When it comes to giving first aid for cuts and wounds, the most important thing to know is when to call for help. SCOTT CARUTHERS, FIRST AID EXPERT : If it is a ... Read on »
What Is Ulcerative Colitis? by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease or IBD that causes chronic inflammation of the colon or large intestine. DAVID RUBIN, MD: Patients who ha ... Read on »
Treating Ulcerative Colitis by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: Ulcerative Colitis is a chronic disease. Although there is no cure, there are effective treatment options. STEPHEN HANAUER, MD: Even though we don't know ... Read on »
Massaging Baby's Stress Away by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ROBBIN SCHWARTZ, LMT, CIMI: I say infant massage and people are just like, you know, what stress could a baby possibly have? Imagine that every day of your life new stimulatio ... Read on »
First Aid for Third Degree Burns by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: You may know that third degree burns are the most serious kind. It's also important to know how to recognize one. SCOTT CARUTHERS, FIRST AID EXPERT: The third-d ... Read on »
First Aid for Burns by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: Burns! They're a fact of life, and one of the most common accidents around the house. But how you treat them depends upon how seriously the skin is damaged. SCO ... Read on »
Sugary Sodas Can Pile on the Pounds by HealthyKids .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ANNOUNCER: A recent study says that sugary sodas and obesity may go hand in hand. MARION NESTLE, FOOD EXPERT: If I were going to tell somebody how to lose weight, that's the ... Read on »