Dealing with Doctors

Is your kid scared of the doctor? Lessen fears with our tips to help your child overcome his fear of doctors, improve your own interaction with your child's pediatrician, and more. We also list the best pediatricians and the best children's hospitals.

Endometriosis Attacked My Body After I Donated My Eggs

Less than a year after my donations, I was diagnosed with Stage IV endometriosis. I was young, single, and still dreaming of motherhood at the time.
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When Virtual Doctor Appointments Work – And When They Don't

Can a chat with your pediatrician via video be as helpful as an in-person visit? A Parents' expert gives you tips on telemedicine.
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Here's How Doctors Are Supporting Your Transgender Child

Based on medical research, new American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines aim to support transgender and gender-diverse (TGD) children and teens.
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More Dealing with Doctors

What to Expect at Your 6-Week Postpartum Exam

Six weeks after you give birth, you'll need another OB exam. Here's what to expect and why your first checkup after having a baby is just as important as your newborn's.
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How to Select a Pediatrician

Parents should start looking for a pediatrician weeks before Baby is due. Here are the most important criteria for selecting the best pediatrician near you.
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I Was an Anti-Medicine Mom, Until My Daughter's Diagnosis

After my daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, doctors helped me realize that natural remedies work best alongside, not instead of, modern medicine.