The holiday season is upon us, and while it’s a happy time for celebrating with family and friends, it can also be a difficult time for others. If you’re wondering if your teen’s moodiness is a sign of something more serious, Dr. Rachel Gianfortune’s video will answer all your questions. Getting a proper diagnosis and treatment plan for your child will help ensure a happy holiday for your whole family.
Middle school is challenging enough as it is. But talking with your tween daughter about all the physical and emotional changes she’s going through is so important. Recently, Dr. Jaime Friedman of Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG) appeared on SD 6 News to discuss this sometimes awkward subject. Read her full blog HERE, with a link to the news segment.
Energy drinks and e-cigarettes continue to be trendy for young adults and teens. But the side effects and dangers of both go beyond the obvious things like caffeine and nicotine. In our latest video, Dr. Anna Mendenhall explains the dangers so parents can be informed, and have educated conversations with their kids about why it’s good to avoid both.