Checkup Newsroom (Behavior)

2018
February
22,
2018
| 10:21 PM America/Chicago
Commonly recommended ways to prevent constipation are to drink water, exercise, and eat fruits, vegetables and fiber-rich foods. Yet even when we use these techniques, our children still sometimes get constipated. Whether its contributing to stomach ...
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2015
September
22,
2015
| 05:04 PM America/Chicago
Your child is showing signs of or has been diagnosed with ADHD. What do you do next? The first line of treatment for children with ADHD are behavioral options. I never ask (or let) a family jump first to medication if they haven't first tried some...
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April
09,
2015
| 04:32 PM America/Chicago
Prom is a rite of passage for many teens, but it can also result in a situation where your son or daughter might feel pressure to do more than dance.“Prom, graduation and end-of-the-school-year parties are exciting times for teens,” said Lisa Elliott...
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2014
July
08,
2014
| 05:43 PM America/Chicago
Cook Children’s has given me a new official title, Medical Advisor for Digital Health ... it’s a little formal for me but, you know?I considered suggesting Physician Director for Social Media and Related Technologies (or MD for SMARTs) but the acrony...
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