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How Can I get my Toddler to brush her teeth?

How Can I get my Toddler to brush her teeth?

Here is a question from a reader: I love my little girl to pieces, it is truly a joy to be her mother. However, like every parent, there are times when I struggle with patience. It feels like a battle every night to get her teeth clean. […]

Prevent Distracted Driving

Prevent Distracted Driving

Prevent Distracted Driving Its not just teenagers texting while driving. It’s the thoughtful husband texting his wife while on his way home from work, asking  if he should pick anything up from the grocery store. It’s the parents checking to see what time their child’s soccer game […]

Food Allergies on the Rise

Food Allergies on the Rise

It seems like most schools these days have “peanut-free rooms” and it’s not uncommon for a school to be labeled a”peanut-free facility”.  Kids are wearing bracelets indicating  their food allergies, and even infants are having allergic reactions to their mother’s milk if the mother is eating peanut butter!  Food allergies are […]

Fayetteville Candy Buy Back

Fayetteville Candy Buy Back

      One of our readers suggested this as another way to get that candy OUT of our children’s hands..   Dr. Wade Kifer in Fayetteville is doing a Halloween Candy Buy Back program again this year. Bring your candy to the office on […]

Erin plus Eight: Her Surrogacy Story

Erin plus Eight: Her Surrogacy Story

Contributed by Zoë Calkins Surrogacy is one of the most controversial solutions to infertility. The ethics involved have sparked the public’s interest; lighting a ring of fire-y opinions held even by doctors all over the country. However, surrogacy is also something people know very little […]