Latest Kid's Health Shows

What Parents Should Know When Their Child Comes Down with a Virus

Apr 16, 2018

When your pediatrician says your sick child "just has a virus," you may be hoping to find more answers for your little one. Unfortunately, there isn’t a magic pill that can cure viruses. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains the most common viruses your child can pick up and how to spot the ones...

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My Child Coughs So Hard, They Vomit. Should I Worry?

Apr 9, 2018

According to pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner, a child coughing until they puke is actually pretty common. Children—especially those under 12 months of age—have a very sensitive gag reflex. But if vomiting after coughing happens too often, it could be a sign of something more serious. Learn the ...

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Smartphones Increasing Emotional Health Problems in Teens

Apr 2, 2018

There has been a significant increase in emotional health problems among American teenagers since the adoption of smartphones. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner discusses the science and impact of smartphones on teenagers. And she also talks about the link between modern technology and our children’s...

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When Should My Child Stay Home From School?

Mar 26, 2018

How sick is too sick for a child to stay home from school? Dr. Cindy Gellner explains the guidelines that pediatricians and schools follow for when a parent should—and shouldn’t—keep a sick child home....

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Could Your Child’s Flu-Like Symptoms Actually be Caused by Adenovirus?

Mar 19, 2018

Kids seem to always get sick during the winter season. Runny noses, coughing, nausea, vomiting—it’s easy to assume the flu. But could your child actually have something caused by adenovirus? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains what these imitation viruses are and how you can spot them....

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Is it Okay to Spank Your Child?

Mar 12, 2018

Spanking is one of the most controversial issues when it comes to parenting. Some argue that spanking is important for discipline, others find the practice antiquated and violent. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explores what modern research says about the potential long-term consequences of ...

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Debunking Old Wives’ Tales: Your Children’s Allergies

Mar 5, 2018

There are a lot of misconceptions about children's allergies. Can your child be born with allergies? Can your child outgrow allergies? Is there anything you can do to prevent your child from developing allergies? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner examine the most common misunderstandings about ...

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