Dyan Hes Contributor

Dr. Hes is a pediatrician and medical director of Gramercy Pediatrics in New York City. She is double board certified in pediatrics and obesity medicine.

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Is It Normal If Your Kid Flat-Out Refuses to Eat at Mealtimes?!

“If they’re hungry enough, they’re going to eat.”

Vaccine Side Effects: What Pediatricians Want You to Know

Here’s what to expect after your child gets his shots.

Sleep Issues in Little Kids: Tips for Raising Good Sleepers

How to troubleshoot your little one’s biggest sleep troubles, according to pediatricians.

6 Dangerous Vaccine Myths Pediatricians Wish You’d Ignore

Pediatricians want to clear up these misconceptions about vaccines and their risks.

The Picky Eating Phase: When Do Toddlers Become Less Fussy?

This is when your toddler may start to try new foods … #finally.

5 Proven Ways to Get Toddlers to Try New Foods

Picky toddler? Here’s how to get your little one to explore new foods.

Toddler Portion Sizes: The Surprising Reason Your Kid’s Being Picky

Are you using the right plate for your little one’s meals?

Help Your Teen Sleep Better: 6 Tips From Pediatricians

Sleepy teen? Help them catch much-needed Zzzs with these doc-approved tips.

Your Teen’s Biggest Sleep Problems and How to Deal

Tired teen? Here’s how to troubleshoot your teen’s sleep issues.

7 Proven Tricks to Get Picky Toddlers to Eat

Long-term fixes for your toddler’s fussy eating.

Preventing Childhood Obesity: What Pediatricians Want Parents to Know

It might start with reassessing your own eating habits.

How to Troubleshoot the Biggest Baby Sleep Issues

Pediatricians share how to help your baby sleep—so you can too.

Get Your Kids to Eat Less Dessert: 5 Proven Tricks

How to guide your little ones to cut back on the junk.

Vaccines for Babies: Understanding the Vaccine Schedule

Your baby’s getting a lot of shots during their first year. Here’s why.

Toddler Tantrums: Proven Ways to Encourage Good Behavior

Pediatricians reveal the right ways react to a tantrum.