Latest Kid's Health Shows

Sports Drinks or Energy Drinks for Children?

Jun 18, 2018

Some parents may give their child a bottle of sports or energy drink as a "healthier" alternative to soda. But sports drinks should only be given to children who actually play sports. And energy drinks are almost never okay to give a child. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about why sports and ...

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Getting Your Child Ready for Summer Camp

Jun 11, 2018

Summer break can mean summer camps for many kids. But being away from home, in an unfamiliar place, surrounded by strangers can be scary for your young camper. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner has some simple tips to best prepare your child—and yourself—for their time away from home....

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Myths and Facts About Fevers in Children and Infants

Jun 8, 2018

When your child has a fever, it can be difficult to tell whether it’s serious enough to see a pediatrician. Dr. Cindy Gellner goes over some myths and facts about fevers in children and infants, including how to tell low-grade and high-grade fevers apart and how to treat each. She also gives some ...

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Lack of Sleep Can Affect Children's Performance in School

Jun 4, 2018

Parents know a sleep-deprived kid is a cranky kid, but lack of sleep can also have a negative impact on your child's health and performance in school. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains why it is important to get your kids to bed on time to ensure they get the sleep their minds and bodies need....

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5 Tips to Get Your Child to Eat More Vegetables

May 28, 2018

Your child either loves veggies, or they hate veggies. As a parent, if your child falls into the second group of veggie-haters, preparing healthy meals and snacks can be a challenge. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner has five ways you can sneak vegetables into your child's diet....

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Why Does My Child Always Need to Go to the Bathroom?

May 25, 2018

If your child needs to use the bathroom every ten minutes or so, or if you frequently see urine spots in their underwear, you might be concerned. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner says these are common symptoms in preschool-aged kids. She discusses the main reason young children experience frequent ...

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How to Stop My Child From Wetting the Bed

May 21, 2018

Bedwetting is more common than you would think. But it's often something parents and kids don't want to talk about because it can be embarrassing. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about why a child might be wetting the bed, what's normal and what's not, and how you can help your child through ...

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