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January 03, 2012 | Dr. Harold Farber, Pediatric Pulmonologist

End tobacco dependenceTobacco smoke either causes or makes worse most breathing problems of children. The smoke that an unborn baby is exposed to when the mother smokes or breathes in other people's smoke is even worse.

December 20, 2011 | Dr. Marni Axelrad, Child Psychologist

Young girl throwing a fit

December 15, 2011 | 1126

As the president of Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production, I have had the opportunity to travel the world and meet people from all walks of life. My travels have taken me to some of the biggest cities and the most impoverished communities too.

December 14, 2011 | Dr. Albert Hergenroeder, Chief, Adolescent Medicine and Sports Medicine

Young boy heading soccer ballFor any parent whose child plays a competitive sport, injuries can be an understandable concern.

Recently, several articles have been published regarding the dangers of children heading a soccer ball, including:

December 13, 2011 | Dr. Teresa Wright, Dermatologist

Child With Molluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a very common viral skin condition in children.

“Molluscum” are small dome-shaped bumps on the skin that have a central white or “waxy” core. They can affect any area of skin, but are prone to spread in areas of friction, such as the armpits and the creases at the elbows and behind the knees.