Dr. Kurt Newman with a little girl

Getting the best care for your child

Pediatric surgeon Kurt Newman gives advice on getting the best care for your child.

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10 travel-friendly activities for kids

Wondering how to keep your kids entertained without relying on electronics? Here are 10 travel-friendly activities for kids.

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Preventing a summer asthma flare-up

During the summer, higher levels of air pollution, sudden weather shifts and even thunderstorms can trigger asthma symptoms.

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Body image in the summer

If your child or adolescent seems reluctant to head to the water or put on a bathing suit, there are some important things you can do to help.

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Preventing heatstroke in cars

Leaving a child alone in a car can lead to serious injury or death from heatstroke, even in cooler temperatures.