Healthy Kids

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

Debunking Old Wives’ Tales: Environment's Affects on Your Child's Health

Nov 6, 2017

As parents, you may want to bubble wrap your kids to protect them from getting sick from their surrounding environment. But are those fears and concerns validated? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about what you ...

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What to do About Your Child's Dandruff

Oct 30, 2017

Dandruff—those small white flakes of dead skin that can gather on a child's shoulders—is normal and can be treated with the right hair care. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about the causes and prevention of ...

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Debunking Old Wives’ Tales: Children and Antibiotics

Oct 23, 2017

When your child is sick, you want any medicine you can have to help them feel better and fast. But does your child really need antibiotics for what they have? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner discusses the myths and facts ...

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When Should Kids Have Cell Phones?

Oct 16, 2017

"But I need a phone!" is a commonly heard plea from school-aged children. When is your child ready for their own cell phone? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about the Wait ...

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What to Do if A Child is Choking

Oct 9, 2017

A choking child can be very scary for a parent. In children, choking on a rubber balloon is the leading cause of death for non-food objects. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner says parents should avoid giving kids foods that ...

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Help Your Kid Adjust to a New Baby in the Family

Oct 2, 2017

Older siblings might not always be thrilled with the arrival of a new baby. Sibling rivalry could kick in, but there are steps parents can take to ease the transition and allay your older child's concerns. Pediatrician Dr. ...

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How to Identify if Your Child has a Learning Disability

Sep 25, 2017

Is your child struggling in school? Wondering if they may have a learning disability? Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner explains that there is a difference between a learning barrier and a legitimate learning disability. ...

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