If you’re wondering what “selfie” skills are, let me explain. I coined this term to describe various abilities used to support or build oneself. For example, the ability to believe or trust yourself is known as self-confidence. Selfie skills are…

Ep. 77 Marijuana? Kids?

For many kids with chronic health conditions, a growing number of parents are considering the use of medical marijuana to ease their suffering.  Unfortunately, there is limited and questionable data to guide pediatricians and pediatric specialists in managing these requests….

For decades, the medical community told parents not to introduce dairy before one year of age, eggs before two and nuts or seafood before three. Parents followed these rules and many still do today.  However, over the last several years,…

Families with children who have multiple food allergies have major challenges navigating the world of food, something most of us don’t think twice about enjoying.  Parents often worry about accidental ingestions at school, birthday parties and restaurants. Children struggle to…