As parents, it’s easy to get distracted, especially when at the pool or the lake. You’re talking to friends, grabbing a drink or food, taking pictures, catching up on your social media accounts, and often times trying to keep up with multiple children in the water. That’s a lot going on at once.
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We lose something — an innocence — when we bring a weapon into our classrooms. This is a new normal that I am unwilling to accept. I will not allow fear-based, reactive thinking to forever change the face of our schools.
It’s important for parents to teach their teens about the dangers of distracted driving, but it’s clear that a simple talk may not cut it. The distracted driving epidemic is a problem that will require some out-of-the-box thinking to solve.
After a short and terrifying drive, I arrived at the German hospital. I walked through the main doors, shoulders high and hunched forward hoping to conceal the freak show growing inside of my shirt. Let me explain. If it were just one big boob and one normal sized boob, I’d be okay, but by this […]
What local OB/GYN is accepting new patients? That’s the question we field many times through social media and our Neighbor Groups. So why not create a one-stop resource? This is our first ever “Guide to OB/GYN Physicians” and a guide we hope to grow as each year passes.
The ever-changing complexities of medicine make this a difficult choice for many. Choosing healthcare options for oneself can be stressful enough, but the potential future health of an unborn child brings many more questions into the picture.
It’s hard to imagine not picking up your child for a day, much less a few weeks — but after breast surgery, patients are advised to avoid heavy lifting for about a month. This includes babies and toddlers. One of the most helpful things you can do for your recovering friend is to cover mom […]