Your Child's Health is a monthly health advice column
for parents from the experts at Duke Children's.
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Dr. Joanne Band discusses jaundice -- its physiological and pathological features and treatments.
Mar. 15, 2013
How do Children Perceive Illness?
Taking care of sick children can cause a lot of anxiety for parents. Not knowing what their children are thinking is part of the issue--how can you help them to feel better if you don’t know what their worries are? John Moses, MD, helps us to understand some of these issues.
Jan. 31, 2013
What Are Hemangiomas?
Jane Bellet, MD, FAAD, FAAP, an expert in pediatric dermatology, offers some information and advice designed to answer questions asked by parents of children with hemangiomas.
Jan. 31, 2013
What Is Neuroblastoma?
Michael Armstrong, MD, PhD, explains what neuroblastoma is and how it is treated.
Apr. 27, 2012
The Value of Saving Umbilical Cord Blood
Jessica M. Sun, MD, a pediatric hematology / oncology specialist at Duke Children's, explains why you might want to save your child's umbilical cord blood.
Mar. 14, 2012
Dangers in the Home
Sara Robert, MD, a pediatrician with Duke Children's Primary Care, points out some common dangers in the home and ways to keep children safe.
Feb. 23, 2012
Hepatitis in Children
Megan Butler, MD, an expert in pediatric hepatology at Duke, explains what hepatitis is and how it is treated.
Dec. 22, 2011