Now that fall is here, we are all about to enter into one of the most exciting times of the year (the holiday season) but also one of the most difficult times of year with cold and flu season. As any parent knows, this is...
While being a parent
can always come with its own unique set of challenges, here at Continuum
Pediatrics, we know that being a new dad can be especially trying at first. Just
as mothers need to adjust when becoming a parent for the first time—so do
fathers. Here at...
Being a parent is
one of the most difficult jobs out there. In addition to being responsible for
looking after your children—you are also responsible for teaching them a great
deal. This includes how to make healthy choices so they can develop healthy
habits for life.
While there is no
Any parent of a new baby knows how overwhelming taking care
of an infant can be. Babies are much more sensitive and delicate than adults
are and can be more prone to exterior elements, even some of the everyday items
that adults safely use each and every day....
Most parents know that even the most well-behaved kids can
be picky eaters—and these parents know that getting these kids to eat can be a huge
challenge. Of course, when it comes to dealing with picky eaters, most parents find
that little ones tend to be the most...
If you have a toddler, then you know that sometimes these little ones
can develop serious, and at times, irrational fears of new and unexpected
things. It can be hard to reason with a toddler, especially when they are
scared. This can be even more challenging when your...
When your baby learns to talk, it marks one of the biggest and most important
milestones in their young life. This is something that many parents look
forward to and something that many parents have questions about. Before your child
even speaks their first words, they are going...
Your pets are important members of your family, and are capable of bringing
endless amounts of love and joy. However, even the best behaved pets can
sometimes have difficulties forming relationships with kids, and even the best
behaved kids can sometimes struggle to understand the right way to...
When you welcome a new baby into the world, it is very common to have a
number of questions about your newborn—and many parents find themselves wondering
what is “normal” and what is not so normal for their infant. One of the many questions
that new parents have...
Many parents know that “tummy time” is important.
Babies need to have plenty of tummy time to help build their neck and upper-body
strength. However, while regular tummy time can be great for little ones—not all
infants love spending time on their bellies.
This can seem frustrating for...