8 Hot Tips While Traveling with Kids

Traveling with children, especially over long distances, can be hard. They get bored; they start to get riled up, and suddenly your journey is a nightmare. But this really doesn’t have to be the case. It is entirely possible, and easy, to have a pleasant journey with your children. Want to know more? Well, here…

Warning : Be Wary of Using Symptom Checkers for Your Kids

As a parent, you will always have the deep, instinctual urge to worry about the health and wellbeing of your child. The moment something goes amiss, you immediately look for the root cause. Oftentimes, you will have to turn to the internet for an answer, especially when you don’t have access to a pediatric care…

Time to Review Your Health Insurance Benefits

As the first of the year approaches, we would like to take the time to remind you that now is the time to review your insurance benefits and check to make sure that we are still in-network with your insurance. It has come to our attention that some insurance companies, both large and small, are…

Serious Allergies in Kids on the Rise

The Fall issue of Rocky Mountain Kids, published by Swedish Medical Center, recently quoted our own Michael Frand, MD. The article referenced data from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. With serious food allergies in kids on the…