Parental Guidance Recommended – Keeping Pace with Digital Media

“Television and other entertainment media should be avoided for infants and children under age 2. Children and teens should engage with entertainment media for no more than one or two hours per day, and that should be high-quality content.” – American Academy of Pediatrics The question is, what is high-quality content? With the growing numberContinue reading “Parental Guidance Recommended – Keeping Pace with Digital Media”

Weight Guidelines for Children

Gone are the days when it was “adorable” to have fat children. With the rates of severe obesity in children having tripled over the last twenty-five years, it is not surprising that we have a need, more than ever, for appropriate weight guidelines for children. The concern about obesity in children has escalated because severeContinue reading “Weight Guidelines for Children”