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Dr.Mom’s 3 days of the Top 5 in Video, Print, and Blog

Day 1: Top 5 in video As 2011 comes to a close, I sit here reflecting on what an incredible year it’s been for this little ‘ol blog of mine. I’m incredibly grateful for opportunities I’ve been presented with as a direct result of writing about motherhood, parenting, and children’s health…right here on Confessions of…

Croup: What parents can do and when to worry

If you’ve ever had a child with croup, you know that telltale, harsh, barking cough well. It’s unnerving and unmistakable. And usually, the worst of it happens at night, when you’re bleary eyed, exhausted, and full of worry. Parents primarily want to know what they can do for their child in those midnight hours and…

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Posts from Ask Dr.Mom Past

My regular feature, Ask Dr.Mom, is on winter break with my kids. I’ll have this weekly post back up on Wednesday January 5th. In the meantime, I hope everyone is enjoying these last few days before Christmas! Remember to submit your parenting or health related questions to mommamd4two(at)aol(dot)com. I have one more questions lined up, after…

The Barking Cough

Welcome to my first Ask Dr.Mom post! Thank you for all the wonderful questions you have submitted. Keep the questions coming and keep an eye out for them every Wednesday. Today I’ll be talking about croup. Dear Dr.MomWhat the heck is croup? –Jamie Great question Jamie. The Fall and Winter months see an influx of this viral…