Keep your kids healthy and happy

Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner is passionate about preventive care, childhood obesity, allergy and asthma management, and the power of reading aloud to your children. Dr. Gellner will keep parents informed about the latest trends and issues facing children today, plus give tips that will help raising your kids a little less stressful.

Latest Episodes

Is Your Itchy Mouth Caused by Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Oct 7, 2019

Most people can recognize the typical signs of a food allergy: Hives. Swelling. Difficulty breathing. But what if eating certain foods just makes your mouth itchy? That’s called oral allergy syndrome. Learn about the condition and what you can do to help avoid the symptoms with Dr. Cindy Gellner....

Debunking Old Wives' Tales: Causes of Bad Eyesight in Children

Sep 30, 2019

We’ve all heard the adage that reading in the dark will ruin your vision. Or that sitting too close to the TV will fry your eyes. But are these claims actually true? Dr. Cindy Gellner busts these myths about eyesight and talks about how to really keep your kids' eyes healthy....

How to Choose Your Next Pediatrician

Sep 23, 2019

Your relationship with your child’s pediatrician is important. Whether it be because of a move or a change in insurance, finding a new doctor for your child can be a very stressful situation. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares some tips to help you find the best pediatrician for your family....

Tips for Traveling with Your Newborn

Sep 16, 2019

Traveling can be stressful enough on its own, but traveling with a newborn can come with its own struggles. Whether you're traveling by plane, train or automobile, pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner has some tips and tricks on making the trip with your baby as stressless as possible....

"I Thought It Was Covered?" Why You May Receive a Bill After Your Child’s Well Visit

Aug 12, 2019

You've taken your child to scheduled well visits, but a few weeks later, you receive a bill in the mail for their care. Aren’t well visits covered by insurance? Dr. Cindy Gellner explains what happens on the billing side of pediatrics and how you may have accidentally asked for extra services ...

Professional Tips for Helping Your Struggling Teen

Aug 5, 2019

Middle school and high school can be tough. Between peer pressure, body changes, and bullies, a lot can impact your teen’s performance in school. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares her experience on how you can talk to your kids about what’s causing their grades to slip—and how to help them...

What is Causing Your Child’s Chronic Headaches?

Jul 22, 2019

As a parent, you worry when your child feels ill. If your child is suffering from painful, chronic headaches, you may assume the worst. But the cause of your child’s pain may be something much more simple. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains how stress, anxiety, and screen time may be causing ...