Category: Dr. Forbis

Get a boost for back to school

By: Shalini Forbis, MD Back to school!  As parents, it’s time to go shopping for school supplies, new clothes, new shoes, aagh! But when you think about getting ready for your kids to go back to school, does it cross … Continue reading

The great struggle: Teens and sleep!

Periodically I have a teenager come to my office.  Usually he or she is convinced that there is something wrong with them because they are always tired. I usually tell them, let’s start with the basics.  Teenagers need more sleep.  … Continue reading

Get ready for the “Dr. Mom Squad!”

Today the Dayton Children’s blog is excited to introduce its newest team of bloggers…. The Dr. Mom Squad! Since December 2011, Dr. Melissa King has been blogging for Dayton Children’s as “Dr. Mom,” but this summer she is going to … Continue reading

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