Children's Health

Fast Facts for Parents About Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease

MedStar Health January 23, 2019

Many parents are cautious to protect their children against seasonal illnesses, such as colds and the flu. However, a lesser-known…

Active kids, healthy life: tips for helping your kids get and stay moving.

Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health June 14, 2019

Updated March 15, 2020 We all know being physically active is one of the best steps we can take for…

Why active kids are healthier kids…especially while stuck at home.

Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health March 30, 2020

One of the best ways we can maintain good health is by being physically active on a regular basis. In…

10 tips to keep your family healthy while at home.

Dr. Rachelle Barrett Toman, MD, Family Medicine April 24, 2020

Parents and kids alike are finding themselves navigating new routines at home while businesses and schools are closed because of…