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...
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...
Caring for Your Son’s Uncircumcised Penis

Caring for Your Son’s Uncircumcised Penis

  “Dr. Linda, my partner and I decided not to circumcise our son. Is there anything special we need to know about caring for his uncircumcised penis?” As a general rule, if your son has an uncircumcised penis, he should be able to pull the foreskin back...
Tips for Care of the Circumcision

Tips for Care of the Circumcision

Dr. Linda, my baby boy was circumcised just before we brought him home from the hospital 2 days ago. Now there’s some yellow material on his penis. Should I remove it? Can you tell me more about how to take care of the circumcision? Circumcision is the medical...