Sibling Rivalry – Part Two

Sibling Rivalry – Part Two

“Dr. Linda, James my 3-year-old was almost potty trained when I brought my new baby girl home. Now he won’t even go near the potty! I’m so frustrated. What can I do? Is this sibling rivalry?   This is definitely your three-year-olds way of showing...
Dealing with Sibling Jealousy – Part One

Dealing with Sibling Jealousy – Part One

“Dr. Linda. Since I brought my new baby boy home from the hospital, my 3-year-old has become very naughty and is doing all sorts of things she knows she’s not supposed to do! What is going on? Is this sibling jealousy? What should I do?” What’s...
Three Fun, Easy Ways to Prevent Temper Tantrums

Three Fun, Easy Ways to Prevent Temper Tantrums

“Dr. Linda, my 3 1/2-year-old son Manny is throwing a lot of temper tantrums since his baby sister was born. Is there anything I can do to prevent this?” It’s very normal for Manny to feel jealous after his sister gets home from the hospital. After...
Preventing Becoming Overweight in Babies and Children

Preventing Becoming Overweight in Babies and Children

“Dr. Linda, my 3-year-old niece is very overweight. I’m pregnant and I was wondering if there is anything I can do so my baby doesn’t have a problem with her weight too ?” This week, I am sharing a study done on the prevention of overweight in...
Long-Term Effects of C-Section on Moms and Their Babies

Long-Term Effects of C-Section on Moms and Their Babies

Today I’m sharing with you this study on the long-term effects of Cesarean section (C section) published in the journal PLOS in January of 2018. The researchers reviewed 80 studies that involved a total of more than 29 million (29,928,274) participants mostly in...