New report: Pediatric heart surgery outcome data from 5 area hospitals

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Today’s guest blogger is Ryan R. Davies, MD, a cardiothoracic surgeon in the Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department... Read more

Are guns in the home keeping your children safe?

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Do you think guns in the home make your children safer? It’s usually not the case. Last January, high school student Anthony Krueger... Read more

The Affordable Care Act and families: What do I need to know?

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Whether you’ll be signing up for health insurance through the marketplace or your employer, there are things that families should know... Read more

Financial management during a child’s health care issues

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Today’s guest blogger Peggy Dolan is the Founder and Executive Director of the Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund, an Ambler, PA-based nonprofit... Read more

Circumcision debate: What would you do?

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If you’re the expectant parent of a baby boy, you face an age-old question that’s now a roiling, 21st-century controversy: Will... Read more

Locking away free baby formula

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Twenty-seven New York City hospitals will soon lock up the baby formula in their maternity wards - the latest move to limit access to the free... Read more

Binge drinking by teens is no party

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by Rima Himelstein, M.D. Having two of my kids headed to college this fall, I would be alarmed if their schools were on The Princeton Review’s... Read more

Are ALL dental fillings dangerous?

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by Sari Harrar If you’ve said yes to higher-priced “white” fillings when it’s time to fix cavities in your kids’... Read more