Liquid Medication Dosing Errors: Tips Every Parent Should Know


Dosing errors of children’s OTC liquid medications are more common than you may think.  A 2016 study published in the medical journal Pediatrics showed that 84% of parents using dosing cups measured the wrong dose of liquid medication based on their children’s recommended dose (68% of those mistakes involved measuring out too much medicine). Board-certified holistic […]

Fever in Baby: Tips for Taking Baby’s Temperature


If you’re worried that your child has a fever, follow these simple steps to find the most accurate temperature reading for your baby: Rule out Overdressing: If your baby feels warm to the touch and is flush or sweating, that doesn’t necessarily mean he or she has a fever. It may mean that your baby […]