Children's Health

A child’s well being and health is constantly evolving as he or she reaches different stages of development. It is often difficult to diagnose what is wrong with a child if they are unable to articulate their symptoms of an illness. Children’s health can range from developmental disorders, acne, allergies, or behavioral problems.

All Children's Health Posts
by our physicians
By DuPage Medical Group Urology
Does your child/children get urinary tract infections (UTIs)? Read our all-encompassing guide about UTIs in children.
Topics and Subtopics: Bladder Health & Children's Health

By DuPage Medical Group Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Learn about ways to reduce the amount of allergens in your home.
Topics and Subtopics: Allergies, Asthma & Children's Health

By DuPage Medical Group Pediatrics
Finding the right balance for your child and technology.

By Jennifer Lee, PA-C
Those red sores on your child’s face are contagious. Learn about impetigo: what it is, how it looks and how to treat it to prevent spreading this skin disease.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Skin Health

By Dr. Boettcher
Whooping cough, or Pertussis, is extremely contagious and very prevalent in the community. Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of this highly contagious disease.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Infant Care

By Dr. Boettcher
Children can develop good sleep habits and can overcome common sleep problems. View our infographic for guidance to help prevent and/or address common sleep issues that arise throughout parenting.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health, Infant Care & Sleep

By DuPage Medical Group Sleep Medicine
Learn all about night terrors; what they are, why they occur and what you can do to stop them.
Topics and Subtopics: Sleep & Children's Health

By Dr. Boettcher
Read on for important information to review and share with anyone who may help care for your infant. Education is key for reducing the risk of sleep-related causes of death in babies aged 0-12 months.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health, Pregnancy & Infant Care

By Lara Hamilton RDN, CDE
After a long relaxing summer, it is sometimes difficult to get back to the school year routine. To help get you back on track, follow our dietitian’s how-to guide for packing your child’s lunch.

By Dr. Murphy
It is always a good idea to get familiar with whichever type of thermometer you have so that you feel confident that you can correctly use it and trust its results. We recommend you try using it and consider having whoever else is caring for your child do the same.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Cold & Flu

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