Childhood and Infant Constipation
Constipation is a common problem
Constipation is a common problem in children of all ages and a frequent reason for visits to the pediatrician. There is no “magic number” when it comes to the frequency of bowel movements, and the number typically varies by age.
An expert guide to playing it safe
What is Chlamydia?
Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States. It is caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis. It is a major cause of infertility, ectopic pregnancy, and pelvic pain.
Active listening breaks down teenagers barriers
Last night I met Holden Caulfied. Alive and well Living in Texas
Let me explain. As parents, we are guilty of labeling kids. We witness certain behaviors, and we label our children’s friends a “good kid” or a “bad kid.”
Let’s talk about Long-Acting Reversible Contraception
Are you ready to be a mom?
If you are sexually active and are not ready to be a parent then it is important to choose an effective form of contraception. If you are a parent and your child has become sexually active it is important she starts birth control before you become a grandparent.
Educate yourself about sexual health.
A few years ago, I found my own breast mass
As an Obgyn I do breast exams every day, but I never expected to find a mass on myself. When I did, immediate panic set in. Breast cancer is rare in men, but it does happen.