Healthy Kids - Drugs and Alcohol

Healthy Kids ›

Parents: Spring break advice to your teen

Janet Rosenzweig, MS, PhD, MPA
Healthy Kids ›

Marijuana overdose: The 'lows' of edibles

Rima Himelstein, MD, Crozer-Keystone Health System
Healthy Kids ›

Dextromethorphan: Why it’s not just cough medicine

John Pitsakis, PharmD Candidate; Gregory Heindel, PharmD; Laura Modafferi, PharmD
Healthy Kids ›

Do you know about the dangers of ‘dabbing’?

Gary A. Emmett, M.D., F.A.A.P
Healthy Kids ›

Is there evidence behind medical marijuana?

Gary A. Emmett, M.D., F.A.A.P

About this blog

“It takes a village to raise a child,” according to an old proverb, and it’s no exception in today’s world. Philly.com’s "Healthy Kids" blog is here to help with the latest news, research, and tips on raising a healthy family. Whether you’ve got a newborn or teenager, our panel of experts have you covered when it comes to allergies, general health, nutrition, sex education, parenting, brain science, safety, mental health, and more. And they do it in a way that’s insightful and easy to understand. Learn more about our contributors here.