Halloween Safety Tips for Parents
When it comes to Halloween, it pays to lay down some ground rules. Hint: bobbing for apples isn't sanitary.
How to Choose the Right Pediatrician
You're faced with the big step of finding a pediatrician near you. Dr. Gerald Rakos of Stamford Health addresses how to find a pediatrician.
Preparing Your Child for a Hospital Stay
For children, the anticipation of a hospital stay can cause mixed feelings. Dr. Gerald Rakos of Stamford Health discusses preparing your child for a hospital stay in our blog.
SIDS Prevention Checklist
Is it possible to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome? (SIDS)? Here's what Stamford Health's neonatal experts have to say in our blog.
5 Questions With Dr. Weinberg, Pediatric Surgery
Until recently, access to pediatric specialty care was limited. The leadership of Stamford Health has committed significant resources to upgrading pediatric care.
5 Questions With Dr. Shahrzad Mohammadi, Pediatrics
"[I chose] Stamford Hospital because of its visionary leadership with strong commitment to the health of our local population, especially needs of children."
Athletic Injuries in Children
Here are some telltale signs that may help to prevent future injuries in child and adolescent athletes.
New Year's Resolutions for Teens
Get your kids on board with weight loss without preaching or nagging. Here's how to help motivate them internally.
Healthy Spines: The Do’s and Don’ts of Backpacks
With midterms and final exams approaching, backpacks are getting heavier. Here are some tips on healthy backpack habits for kids.
Food for Thought: Childhood Obesity
1 in 3 American kids are overweight or obese, and childhood obesity is based on many factors. The good news? We can help make a difference together.