Healthy Tips for Back to School

Healthy Tips for Back to School

With summer coming to a close and kids heading back to the classroom, now is the perfect time to review some back-to-school health tips. According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report, “healthy students are better learners,” and not just in academics. They also have better behavior, attitudes and cognitive skills. Parents… Continue Reading

Meet Dr. Dalvi

Meet Dr. Dalvi

Gauri Dalvi was born in Mumbai, India. She moved to New Orleans for a doctorate in human genetics after completing her medical school. Dr. Dalvi also received a doctorate from Louisiana State University in 2004 and continued to do her Pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of New Orleans. She has disaster management experience as New… Continue Reading

Rainy Day Activities

Rainy Day Activities

Let’s face it, rainy days can be hard to get through with kids in the house. Kids have all that energy, and when it rains they can’t just run around in the yard to expend it. But entertaining kids at home doesn’t have to be a chore. Here are some activities that parents can do… Continue Reading

Summer Water Safety

Summer Water Safety

Summer is a great time for kids to enjoy swimming, but it’s important to review safety rules regularly before anyone gets in the water. Whenever children are swimming, an adult should be watching who is able to intervene if necessary. For kids who are four years and older, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends swimming… Continue Reading

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