Deciphering over-the-counter pain killers

Open the medicine cabinet in any family home and you’ll likely find an extensive assortment of pain relievers, fever reducers and anti-inflammatories....
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3 activities to help kids beat boredom during a...

When a child has to be admitted to the hospital, it can be a stressful experience for both the patient and their caregivers. Molly Gerke, Child Life...
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Understanding hernias in children

Inguinal hernias are one of the most common reasons for surgery in children, and can be especially difficult for parents to recognize because many...
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Swimmer’s ear or common ear infection?

Summer days are spent splashing in neighborhood pools, family ponds and inviting lakes. But all that water play can mean ear pain for little ones....
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Addressing pain with aquatic therapy

In addition to our traditional land-based programs, Parkview TherapyONE is excited to begin offering aquatic therapy at the new Jackson R. Lehman...
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Your burning questions about sun protection

You had so many follow-up questions about sun protection, we asked Dara Spearman, MD, PPG – Premier Dermatology and Skincare, to return and help us...
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Defining dry drowning

It seems every summer a tragic story of dry drowning makes its way into the headlines. This year is no different, as just days ago a Houston family...
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The pros of Pilates for recovery

While many might view Pilates as a gentle, light workout, it’s benefits reach far beyond toning and tightening. With 20 years Pilates instructing...
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How does anesthesia really work?

A surgical procedure can make many feel uneasy, especially if it’s their first time in the operating room.  While the sources of anxiety vary, for a...
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Melatonin: myths vs. facts

Sleep is a beautiful, restorative necessity that 1 in 3 adults simply aren’t getting enough of. For many, it’s a busy schedule. For others, it’s a...
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