Category: Dr. Meyer

What “counts” as screen time?

By: Stacy Meyer, MD Recently, daddy (who is a high school teacher) and I had an interesting discussion regarding screen time for children.  I was commenting on the fact that our children are now engaging in more screen time in … Continue reading

4 myths on bedwetting

Myth #1  My child is dry during the day so should be dry at night Actually daytime dryness is typically achieved earlier than nighttime dryness.  Children can typically master daytime dryness by the age of 4 years, whereas nighttime dryness … Continue reading

10 fun activities to stay active this winter

By: Stacy Meyer Winter season is finally here and brought with it colder weather and shorter days.  This is a common time for families to “hibernate” and decrease activity level.  As a pediatric endocrinologist who follows patient weights closely, this … Continue reading

Why 5 is such a great age!

Sprout is turning 5! I cannot believe Sprout is already turning 5.  In some ways it feels like yesterday that I brought my first bundle of joy home from the hospital (and in other ways it feels like an eternity … Continue reading

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