How to Spot ADHD Symptoms in Teens, and When to Seek Help

by Gillian Louise Adams, MD
November 07, 2018

Hormonal changes and the social and academic demands are constant pressures for teens. However, kids with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can…

Halloween Tricks: Healthy Alternatives and Portion Control Tips

by , Jessica DeCostole, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, , ,
October 31, 2018

Trick-or-treating is one of the most fun times of the year for kids and parents alike. However, one caveat to…

Cold or Flu: What’s the Difference?

by MedStar Health
October 26, 2018

As the weather gets colder, the odds of picking up a respiratory illness like a cold or the flu increase….

Important Tips for Safely Using Opioids and Other Pain Medicines

by Bonnie Levin, PharmD, MBA, FASHP
October 17, 2018

Conventional pain medications may not take away all of your pain. If you’ve suffered a severe injury or had a…

How to Spot Depression and Anxiety in Teens

by Gillian Louise Adams, MD
October 10, 2018

Teens today seem to experience depression and anxiety more than ever before. While social pressure to make friends and get…

3 Tips to Help Teens Manage Type 2 Diabetes

by Joan Bardsley, MBA, RN, CDE, FAADE
September 27, 2018

The teen years are difficult physically and emotionally. Adding type 2 diabetes can make those years even tougher. It’s important…