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.

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Latest Shows

The Importance of Your Child’s Well Visits

Aug 13, 2018

Parents know to take their kid to their pediatrician when they’re sick, but children should also be visiting regularly even when they seem healthy. Your child’s well visit is much more than just a physical. Dr. Cindy Gellner explains what pediatricians are checking for during your child’s visi ...

Keeping Your Kid Safe in the Sun

Aug 6, 2018

Summer is a fun time for kids, but being out in the hot summer sun can do a lot of damage. And not just sunburns. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains how to keep your child safe in the heat, identify symptoms of dehydration and heat stroke, and how to treat them. ...

Debunking Old Wives’ Tales: What You Should and Shouldn’t Be Feeding Your Baby

Jul 30, 2018

There are many feeding recommendations for infants—it can be hard as a parent to keep up with all the latest research and advice. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares the facts about the most recent feeding recommendations and debunks some of the more popular myths about what food is best for you ...

Could Your Child’s Growing Pains be Juvenile Arthritis?

Jul 23, 2018

For most kids who are active, complaints about joint pain can be both common and harmless. But if your child’s joint pain is severe or chronic, it may be early signs of Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA.) Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner shares the key symptoms to be on the lookout for and when it ...

Tonsils—When Is it Time to Take Them Out?

Jul 16, 2018

Tonsils are small glands on either side of the throat that stop bacteria from entering the body. They’re an important part of your child’s immune system, but sometimes can become ‘ginormous’ and cause problems like difficulty swallowing, heroic snoring, or chronic strep throat. Pediatrician ...

The Poop on Poop: Constipation in Kids

Jul 9, 2018

A lot of parents worry about their child’s bowel movements: Is it normal? Is it not normal? Is the stool too hard or too soft? How many days can a child go between bowel movements? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner tells you the difference between regular and irregular bowel movements in children—w ...

Signs and Symptoms of RSV

Jul 2, 2018

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) mimics the symptoms of a really bad cold. It is especially dangerous for premature babies and children with existing lung or heart ailments and generally requires special treatment. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner describes the virus, its symptoms, how it differs fro ...

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