Category: Dr. Mom

A good night’s sleep… Uninterrupted!

Ahhh… the blissful feeling of a full night’s sleep… uninterrupted!!! Well, ok, realistically it was only 6 hours of sleep, with maybe only a bit of interruption by the 3 year old wanting to snuggle, but still… more sleep then … Continue reading

Adjusting your teens sleep cycle for school

As summer draws to a close and school time nears, it is time to reset those teenagers sleep cycle so that they can better conform to the hours of the school day. I am daily seeing teenagers in my practice … Continue reading

In the first 30 seconds… bleeding

“2 little monkeys jumping on the bed, one fell off and …” busted his lip. Yes, Audrey and Ethan were jumping on her toddler bed. I had just asked them to stop when CRASH- Ethan’s lip smashed into Audrey’s bed … Continue reading

No place for time out!

It had been a long day; a really long day. We had traveled to Columbus for the weekend. There had been a lot of excitement, a lot of go-go-go without the needed compensatory rest. To top it off, it was … Continue reading

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