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Family mealtimes can help kids develop healthy relationships with food

Family mealtime is an important way to foster healthy eating habits in children.



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Time to Go – When Does My Child Need to See a Specialist for Constipation?



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What you need to know about Gluten and Celiac Disease

According to Dr. Mudambi, Celiac disease is not uncommon, affecting about 1 in 100 people.



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Disease or Syndrome? What is the difference between bowel disorders that affect children?

Pediatric gastroenterologist Dr. Varier explains what parents need to know about Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.



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Kids Who Have Trouble Swallowing – How Common is EoE?

An esophagus disorder called Eosinophilic Esophagitis (thankfully referred to as EoE) is rising in children and adults.



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Fatty Liver Disease – A Rising Trend in Kids

A child’s fatty liver diagnosis is undoubtedly very concerning but identifying the condition early in childhood is key to preventing severe health problems as an adult.



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A New Baby's Arrival – Joy Quickly Turns to Worry

Christan T. expected smooth sailing when it came to the pregnancy and birth of her son Izzack. "I felt like I was a pro," she remembers thinking.



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