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
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By DuPage Medical Group Sleep Medicine
Learn more about common occurrences during sleepwalking, why it occurs and underlying causes.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Sleep

By Dr. Bryan Lapinski, Foot and Ankle Surgery
Whether you are out for a stroll or a full-on weekend warrior, a sprained ankle is one of the most common and painful injuries you may encounter.

By DuPage Medical Group Pediatrics
While breast milk or formula is a necessity, adding solid foods to your baby's diet is an exciting milestone. Introduce foods one at a time, a few days apart:
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Infant Care

By Dr. Robbie Matlock & Dr. Vijay Thangamani
Is the baseball player in your family looking to be the starting pitcher on the mound? Click here to get the full wind up on preventing overuse injuries in baseball pitchers.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Learn how to improve your child's balance.

By Dr. Mia Taormina
Measles is a highly contagious infection caused by a virus. Please read the commonly asked questions about measles including symptoms, treatment and the MMR vaccine.

By Dr. Stankiewicz
Bug bites and stings are a common problem in the spring and summer months. They are usually harmless and more of a nuisance than a serious health concern. Occasionally, they can cause infections or allergic reactions that may need to be addressed by a health care professional. Parents should know the signs of infection or an allergic reaction and when and how to take action.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Skin Health

By Meghan Bramer, MMS, PA-C
Swimming is a popular past-time for many families. Most kids enjoy spending the day out by the pool, but this can wreak havoc on the skin.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Skin Health

By DuPage Medical Group Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
Receive expert advice from our Allergy and Asthma physicians with helpful answers to the most commonly asked allergy and asthma questions.

By DuPage Medical Group Pediatrics
Breast feeding is very good for you, as well as your baby. To help you get off to a good start and make sure that your baby is getting enough breast milk, it’s important to nurse every one and a half to three hours – or at least eight to 12 feedings in a 24-hour period.
Topics and Subtopics: Children's Health & Infant Care

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