Why Trump's rhetoric on vaccines is harmful for all of us

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In America, we pride ourselves in valuing the right for everyone to express their opinions. But in the case of science, there are facts and... Read more

Can supplements taken during pregnancy ward off asthma for my child?

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More and more, scientists are discovering that asthma is a very varied disease, in character of presentation and in severity. The factors that... Read more

The best of Healthy Kids in 2016

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I checked in with our bloggers to find out their own favorite post from last year. Here are some posts that are worth revisiting! "I think... Read more

What’s the best way to control asthma?

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Reducing an asthmatic child’s exposure to indoor allergens and pollutants, such as dust mites and second hand smoke, can be as effective... Read more

Zika update: Should I be concerned in Pa.?

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It has been over a year since reports of complications of microcephaly in neonates born from Zika infected mothers began to appear in the Americas... Read more

Tips for families flying with food, seasonal allergies

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Flying with children always involves some preparation, but flying with a child with a food allergy requires doing more prep work for a safe... Read more

Making sense of food allergy research in the news

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Recently, there was a news release from HealthDay that described the administration of hydrolyzed egg to egg allergic children. In the study... Read more

Could antibiotics compromise my child’s gut bacteria?

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One of the most exciting recent discoveries in medicine is the impact of microscopic organisms and bacteria on the state of a person’s... Read more