with Dr. Cindy Gellner
Keep your kids healthy and happy with the help of Dr. Cindy Gellner. She's passionate about preventive care, childhood obesity, allergy and asthma management and the power of reading aloud to your children. Not afraid to talk about anything, she'll keep you informed about the latest trends and issues facing children today, plus give tips that will help raising your kids a little less stressful.
Every year, 13,000 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, while more than 1 million kids and adults deal with it every day in our nation. There is no prevention for type 1 diabetes, so if your child is diagnosed with the disease, itâ€™s important to understand it is not your fault. ... Read More
Some children are just prone to ear infections. How can you prevent your child from getting one? And when is it time for to visit a physician? While they can't always be prevented, there are tips to minimizing the occurrence of ear infections. Pediatrician Read More
Mood swings and confused emotions are common in growing teenagers. Anger is a normal emotion, but how your teen handles it is what matters. When a teen becomes really angry, there is often another emotion driving the anger. Read More
Youâ€™ve probably heard the old wivesâ€™ tale, â€śdonâ€™t let your child eat sugar, or theyâ€™ll get diabetes.â€ť Is this true? Is it true that there is a cure for diabetes? Access to the Internet has created an explosion in information available to people, but it can be hard to tell what is true, ... Read More
One of the most common reasons for a child to visit a physician is an ear infection. Many parents bring their children to the doctor because the child has been pulling on their ear. Is this because of an ear infection? What are the symptoms of an ear infection? Read More
Will eating carrots really improve your child's eyesight? Or will reading in a dim room ruin your eyesight? Dr. Cindy Gellner stops by to discuss the common eyesight myths everyone hears as a child. ... Read More