Newborn Skin Care Routine

Skin Care Routine in Littleton

When you think of a baby’s skin, the first words that probably come to mind are “soft” and “blemish-free.” However, when a baby is first born, its skin is much thinner than that of an adult, which means it can be much more sensitive to irritants and doesn’t hold moisture so well.  Having a newborn…

6 Ways To Prevent Common Infections During Pregnancy

Common Infections During Pregnancy

When you’re expecting a child, it is an exciting time for your entire family. Staying healthy during pregnancy is essential but can be challenging due to changes in your immune system. One essential part of pregnancy is preventing common infections that can affect both you and your baby. Infections can lead to potential complications, but…

Understanding Cardiomyopathy In Children

Cardiomyopathy In Children

Cardiomyopathy is a rare, serious heart muscle disease that can lead to heart failure in severe cases. Cardiomyopathy in children affects the shape of the heart and how it functions. While there is no cure, modern treatment options mean that, in many cases, kids can lead full and active lives. In this post, we will…

The Best Ways To Keep Your Kids Hydrated

Kids Hydrated

Staying hydrated throughout the day is essential no matter what age you are. As adults, we usually notice when we are dehydrated and will grab a drink of water. However, kids don’t always have this level of awareness, or they get distracted, which can lead to them getting dehydrated. Kids get dehydrated much more quickly…

Childhood Cancer

Childhood Cancer

Childhood cancer is much rarer than cancer in adults, but like in adults, cancer can affect any part of the body. According to the American Childhood Cancer Organization, around 16,000 children between the ages of birth to 19 are diagnosed with cancer every year. Thankfully, these numbers represent a small percentage of the population, and…