Learning About Kidney Health Can Be Fun For Kids

Learning About Kidney Health Can Be Fun For Kids

Today is Take Your Child to Work Day, but due to COVID-19, most kids have already been watching their parents work from home over the past month. Parents have not only been homeschooling, but also supplementing their child's education to keep them busy with various activities. I recently learned from Fresenius Medical Care North America [...]

Bye Bye Binkies!

Bye Bye Binkies!

Weaning off our son from his beloved binky was hard. I don't know how some parents are able to do it cold turkey without shedding a tear. I can only assume that the child is not that attached to the pacifier. Hearing my son cry was hard--and we did not do it cold turkey! Considering [...]

What They Don’t Tell You About Toddlers

What They Don’t Tell You About Toddlers

What does a hematoma, a busted lip, a scratched out cheek, and bruised forehead have in common? A toddler! I am not talking about an angry toddler, but rather a happy, sweet and active toddler who has no concept of what he is doing when he is playing. In this example, the victim is me [...]

Achoo! Under Two

Achoo! Under Two

My son showing me how he can blow his nose on his own Having a cold sucks. Having a child under two with a cold sucks even more. It is not just awful because you don’t want to ever see your child sick. It sucks because you can’t give a child under 2 years old [...]