When my son was eight months old, I gave him egg whites for breakfast. Fifteen minutes later, as the hives on his face expanded before my eyes, I was being grilled in an exam room by the on-call pediatrician. “Can you explain to me why you decided to introduce egg whites before the AAP recommends?” […]
Science 101 + Mythbusting
We love science lessons. These posts are from experts who teach us the science behind the topic. Here we tackle conspiracy topics that get in the way of positive health outcomes in children, debunk health myths, and delve further into woo-woo topics that show up a lot in parenting circles – that may or may not have science to back them up. Also included are issues related to homeopathy, and “natural” medications.