August 29, 2020 3:05 PM
We're all spending more time at home, and that often means ordering food in, and spending less time at the gym and more time on the couch.
August 17, 2020 7:27 PM
MADISON, Wis. -- As families prepare to start off the school year virtually, doctors suggest parents prepare for the everyday changes this will cause. "It’s going to be tough. And just like anything that we can foresee being a future…
August 9, 2020 10:44 PM
There are three basic things you can do to help your family build healthy habits: eat healthy, stay hydrated and get a good night's sleep.
August 3, 2020 2:09 PM
When it comes to creating lifelong health, it’s important for families to start early. But finding the best balance between work, school, and…
July 26, 2020 7:05 PM
The importance of applying and re-applying sunscreen is a lesson that should be taught to children at a young age.
July 21, 2020 6:27 PM
For some, this non-stop togetherness might be causing some issues, but meeting up with others also requires important conversations about risk.
July 13, 2020 2:41 PM
SSM Health child psychologist Dr. Kathleen Hipke said families can use this time as a learning experience for how to be flexible.
July 5, 2020 8:02 PM
As area health systems continue to restore many of their operations, area doctors want parents to know that keeping up with their child's health visits is just as important now as it’s always been.
July 1, 2020 10:34 AM
Coronavirus is commonly caught by talking to someone at a close distance without a mask or getting coughed or sneezed on, but water activities can be at-risk as well.
June 22, 2020 8:32 AM
As Black Lives Matter protests continue across the country, doctors suggest parents take this as an opportunity to talk to their children about racism.
June 14, 2020 7:46 PM
Extra screenings, masks, gloves, and gowns look like necessary precautions to adults. But for kids, seeing people, including their pediatrician, in full PPE might be a little scary.
June 9, 2020 7:25 AM
SSM Health pediatrician Dr. Dan Beardmore says the risk of contracting coronavirus is much lower when you're outside than it is when you're inside or in a large crowd.
June 1, 2020 1:13 AM
As families make the shift from virtual learning to summer break, experts say it's important to still keep a routine for your children.
May 25, 2020 7:29 PM
As graduation dates come and go without formal ceremonies, school districts and communities across the country are trying to come up with creative ways to honor their graduates.
May 17, 2020 7:41 PM
MADISON, Wis. -- While families are staying home and social distancing, it's still important to make sure kids get outside and move. With most in-person activities, and even school work, going virtual, it's no surprise we're probably looking at our…
May 3, 2020 8:24 PM
MADISON, Wis. -- We're all spending a lot of time at home right now, and there's no doubt that can be stressful for families. Experts at SSM Health say it's a great time to teach kids to be creative with…