Category: Dr. Mom

A flu-free home

By: Dr. Stacy Meyer It’s that time of year when the dreaded flu rears its ugly head. Ensure your family has put up a defense system to keep your home flu-free. Germs cause the flu, and many other sicknesses from … Continue reading

Tweet Tweet! Dr. Mom Squad is on Twitter!

It’s official. The Dr. Mom Squad is now on Twitter! We are so excited to be able to connect with other mom’s in this way and share our blogs and other health tips. We are mom’s just like you, so … Continue reading

Why volunteering is good for the heart

In a society that tends to focus so much on ‘me’, I struggle at times to teach my children the importance of hard work, being grateful and giving back.  Don’t get me wrong, they are polite, mind their manners (most … Continue reading

Everybody’s talking about “twerking” – are your kids?

By: Shalini Forbis, MD So, by now, chances are that you have heard about Miley Cyrus “twerking” during her recent music award performance.  There have been many articles, it even led to a staged bit on Jimmy Kimmel that is … Continue reading

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