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Keeping the 'Treat' in Trick-or-Treating Keeping the 'Treat' in Trick-or-Treating Patient Care

Keeping the 'Treat' in Trick-or-Treating

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Oct. 27, 2017
Halloween is an exciting time for many children and trick-or-treating is a staple of the fall season. Golisano Children's Hospital pediatrician Dr. Stephen Cook offers advice for avoiding the ...
Centering: A Prenatal Care Alternative Centering: A Prenatal Care Alternative Patient Care

Centering: A Prenatal Care Alternative

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Oct. 3, 2017
Pregnant women often enjoy the advice and support of others who are expecting; that may be why an alternative prenatal approach called Centering is growing in popularity. Certified midwife Michele ...
3 Food Fixes for Lower Cholesterol 3 Food Fixes for Lower Cholesterol Patient Care

3 Food Fixes for Lower Cholesterol

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Sep. 19, 2017
Food choices are an important part of a healthy diet and may have a direct influence on certain health measures, such as your cholesterol level. UR Medicine Registered Dietitian April Miller shares ...
A Royal Pain: Morning Sickness in Pregnancy A Royal Pain: Morning Sickness in Pregnancy Patient Care

A Royal Pain: Morning Sickness in Pregnancy

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Sep. 5, 2017
The news of Duchess Kate Middleton’s third pregnancy—and accompanying morning sickness—sheds light on this unfortunate side of pregnancy, which can be a royal pain for many expectant moms. UR ...
5 Signs Your Kids May Be Too Busy 5 Signs Your Kids May Be Too Busy Patient Care

5 Signs Your Kids May Be Too Busy

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Aug. 25, 2017
Music lessons, drama club, soccer practice, dance class…the list of youth activities goes on and on. They add a lot to our kids' lives, but when does it all become too much? UR Medicine clinical ...
Q & A: Back-to-School Physicals Q & A: Back-to-School Physicals Patient Care

Q & A: Back-to-School Physicals

  • By Lori Barrette
  • Aug. 18, 2017
Kids are returning to school and it’s a good time for parents to check in with the pediatrician to see if their children are due for an annual physical. UR Medicine Primary Care pediatrician Dr. Anne ...