Babyhood Basics

Babyhood Basics: Parenting Classes 0:58

Babyhood Basics: Parenting Classes

Bringing home a newborn is an exciting but nerve-wracking time. In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains how expecting parents should take classes.

Babyhood Basics: Apgar Score 0:56

Babyhood Basics: Apgar Score

In this video Dr. Preeti Parikh discusses what exactly an Apgar score is, and why it is so important for the health of your newborn.

Babyhood Basics: Fussy Baby 1:06

Babyhood Basics: Fussy Baby

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh provides some helpful tips on how to soothe a fussy baby.

Babyhood Basics: Baby Spit Up 1:10

Babyhood Basics: Baby Spit Up

Ever wonder why a baby spits up? In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains why babies have this habit and what causes it.

Babyhood Basics: Baby Teething 0:54

Babyhood Basics: Baby Teething

Baby teething causes bouts of increased drooling and irritability. Dr. Preeti Parikh explains potential treatments for teething in this video.

Babyhood Basics: Cleaning Products 0:55

Babyhood Basics: Cleaning Products

Dr. Preeti Parikh explains the dangers of chemical cleaning agents, and gives you tips to make your own cleaning solutions at home.

Baby Milestones: Month 1-6

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 1 Month Old 2:34

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 1 Month Old

Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what baby milestones at 1 month should be.This includes tummy time, which increases baby strength and bond with mother.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 2 Months Old 2:04

Building Blocks: Milestones at 2 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains some things you can do with your child that will help them hit important baby development milestones.

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 3 Months Old 1:53

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 3 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what you can expect from your three month old baby. At this baby milestone, personality forms.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 4 Months Old 2:23

Building Blocks: Milestones at 4 Months Old

Baby development milestones for your four month old baby are explained. Baby mobility is common at this stage, as well as the use of toys for babies.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 5 Months Old 1:50

Building Blocks: Milestones at 5 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what you can expect from your child at five months old. At this stage your baby is starting to interact

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 6 Months Old 2:25

Building Blocks: Baby Milestones at 6 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what baby milestones you can expect to see at 6 months old.

Baby Milestones: Month 7-12

Building Blocks: Milestones at 7 Months Old 1:50

Building Blocks: Milestones at 7 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 7 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 8 Months Old 1:33

Building Blocks: Milestones at 8 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 8 months old. At this stage, they understand things s

Building Blocks: Milestones at 9 Months Old 2:06

Building Blocks: Milestones at 9 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 9 months old. At this stage their motor skills are co

Building Blocks: Milestones at 10 Months Old 2:28

Building Blocks: Milestones at 10 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 10 months old. As a parent you should limit the time

Building Blocks: Milestones at 11 Months Old 2:15

Building Blocks: Milestones at 11 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 11 months old. At this stage they are becoming social

Building Blocks: Milestones at 12 Months Old 1:59

Building Blocks: Milestones at 12 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 12 months old. By now they have physically transforme

Baby Milestones: The Second Year

Building Blocks: Milestones at 13 Months Old 2:13

Building Blocks: Milestones at 13 Months Old

13 months is a great age for toddlers as this is when they’ll start to assert their independence. In this video, Dr. Preeti discusses what to do.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 14 Months Old 3:27

Building Blocks: Milestones at 14 Months Old

In this video Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 14 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 15 Months Old 2:25

Building Blocks: Milestones at 15 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 15 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 16 Months Old 3:00

Building Blocks: Milestones at 16 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 16 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 17 Months Old 2:29

Building Blocks: Milestones at 17 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 17 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 18 Months Old 2:19

Building Blocks: Milestones at 18 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 18 months old.

Building Blocks: Milestones at 19 - 24 Months Old 2:44

Building Blocks: Milestones at 19 - 24 Months Old

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh talks about what you can expect from your child when they reach 19-24 months old.

Back to School: Check-Ups

Back to School: Check Ups 2:23

Back to School: Check Ups

Back to school checkups are important. In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what you can expect when you take your child to the doctor.

Kids & Colds: Children's Medicine 3:55

Kids & Colds: Children's Medicine

In the video, Dr. Preeti Parikh shares tips for giving children medicine. When it comes to children's medicine, it's important to follow directions.

Kids & Colds: Congestion Relief 2:21

Kids & Colds: Congestion Relief

To aid in your child's congestion relief, it is best to use a nasal decongestant spray, or non-medicated saline nasal drops to remove the mucus.

Kids & Colds: When To Call the Doctor 4:25

Kids & Colds: When To Call the Doctor

Dr. Preeti Parikh discusses when to call the doctor for severe cold symptoms, but also shares natural cold remedies and other cold remedies for kids.

What is the Flu? 2:48

What is the Flu?

What is the flu? Is the flu preventable? Dr. Holly Atkinson answers these questions and provides a unique look at the flu infection in this video.

Flu Symptoms 2:34

Flu Symptoms

Flu symptoms are often mistaken for symptoms of the common cold. In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains the warning signs of the flu.

How To Treat The Flu 2:30

How To Treat The Flu

In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains how to treat the flu and provides flu medication options when it comes to treating the flu.

Breastfeeding Basics

Babyhood Basics - Breastfeeding Positions 2:34

Babyhood Basics - Breastfeeding Positions

Special circumstances call for special breastfeeding positions. In this video, you'll hear breastfeeding tips about 2 different, but useful positions.

Babyhood Basics - Latching While Breastfeeding 3:27

Babyhood Basics - Latching While Breastfeeding

In this video, Melissa Nagin discusses latching while breastfeeding. These breastfeeding tips will make the experience go more smoothly.

Babyhood Basics - Is Baby Full From Breastfeeding? 3:24

Babyhood Basics - Is Baby Full From Breastfeeding?

Lactation Consultant Melissa Nagin discusses breastfeeding and baby growth. Watch to learn about baby growth spurts, and nutrition needs.

Babyhood Basics - The First Weeks 3:33

Babyhood Basics - The First Weeks

In this video, lactation consultant Melissa Nagin discusses breastfeeding during the first couple weeks after birth.

Babyhood Basics - Breastfeeding Pain 3:26

Babyhood Basics - Breastfeeding Pain

Breastfeeding can cause painful symptoms, sometimes leading to mastitis. Watch this video to learn about mastitis and what to look out for.

Back to School: Food Allergies

Back to School: Food Allergies 2:13

Back to School: Food Allergies

Raising and feeding a child with food allergies can be hard enough at home, but what about at school?

What are Food Allergies? 2:57

What are Food Allergies?

A food allergy is what happens when your body mistakenly thinks a food is dangerous. It doesn’t take much as just a small amount of food can trigger a

Food Allergy Substitutions 2:24

Food Allergy Substitutions

Having a food allergy means remaining vigilant about what you eat at all times. In this video, Registered Dietitian Sharon Richter discusses.

Tip: Healthy Kid's Drinks 1:00

Tip: Healthy Kid's Drinks

When giving your kids a drink, you want something that is nutritious but won’t get spit out. Start with milk and water and then try to find common gro

Picky Eating and Kids 2:40

Picky Eating and Kids

Having a child that is a picky eater can be tough, especially around the holidays. Ann Pleshette Murphy gives her tips on how to keep meals peaceful.

Tip: Healthy Snacks 0:49

Tip: Healthy Snacks

In this video, Registered Dietitian Sheila Kelly gives some helpful tips on healthy snacks. Her advice? Skip the chips!

Breast Pumping Basics

Babyhood Basics - Choosing a Breast Pump 3:29

Babyhood Basics - Choosing a Breast Pump

In this video, Lactation Consultant Melissa Nagin sits with Mommy Melissa to discuss different breast pump options.

Babyhood Basics - Storing Milk 3:20

Babyhood Basics - Storing Milk

In this video, Lactation Consultant Melissa Nagin sits with Mommy Melissa to discuss the proper way to store breast milk.

Breastfeeding at Work

Babyhood Basics - Back to Work 3:43

Babyhood Basics - Back to Work

For new mothers, going back to work can be stressful but it doesn’t have to be that way. Melissa Nagin talks tips for making the transition easier.

Babyhood Basics - Pumping at Work 3:27

Babyhood Basics - Pumping at Work

Lactation Consultant Melissa Nagin discusses pumping at work, and how to make the experience more comfortable for you.

Childhood Obesity

Managing Weight in Children 3:27

Managing Weight in Children

Being overweight can be difficult, especially for children. That is why Dr. Preeti Parikh stresses the need for emotional support from parents. It is

Understanding Weight in Children 4:02

Understanding Weight in Children

The medical definition of being overweight or obese is weighing more than you should for your height. And as Dr. Preeti Parikh explains, children fall

True Life Story: Overweight Children 2:43

True Life Story: Overweight Children

Health and wellness expert High Voltage introduces us to Ramona, a teenager who lost over 50 pounds, thanks to a change in diet and lifestyle. “Kids

Childproofing Your Home

Childproofing your Home: Part 1 3:22

Childproofing your Home: Part 1

Bringing home a baby is an exciting time but it can be challenging to make your house safe. There are a few easy tips to childproof your home...

Childproofing your Home: Part 2 2:05

Childproofing your Home: Part 2

In part two of Childproofing Your Home, Robin Wilcox from Safe Kids Worldwide goes through a checklist of safety measures to ensure your nursery it up

Child Safety

Tip: Safe Car Trips 1:19

Tip: Safe Car Trips

In this video, author and parenting expert Ann Pleshette Murphy shares some tips on how to travel safely with children in the car. First, make su

Tip: Safe Toys 0:59

Tip: Safe Toys

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh shares some tips on how to make sure your children are playing with toys that aren’t detrimental to their health

Car Seat Safety

Car Seats Safety: Older Kids 2:08

Car Seats Safety: Older Kids

Older children who are not big enough to ride in the car without any seat assistance will need a booster seat. Once they are reach the height of 4’9,

Kids & Colds

Kids & Colds: Children's Medicine 3:55

Kids & Colds: Children's Medicine

In the video, Dr. Preeti Parikh shares tips for giving children medicine. When it comes to children's medicine, it's important to follow directions.

Kids & Colds: When To Call the Doctor 4:25

Kids & Colds: When To Call the Doctor

Dr. Preeti Parikh discusses when to call the doctor for severe cold symptoms, but also shares natural cold remedies and other cold remedies for kids.

Kids & Colds: Congestion Relief 2:21

Kids & Colds: Congestion Relief

To aid in your child's congestion relief, it is best to use a nasal decongestant spray, or non-medicated saline nasal drops to remove the mucus.

Entero Virus D68: Symptoms and Prevention

Enterovirus Infection 2:55

Enterovirus Infection

An enterovirus infection is displayed by a number of symptoms, including a fever and runny nose. The D68 strain is the most severe & affects children.

Kids & Sleep

Kids & Sleep: Overview 3:23

Kids & Sleep: Overview

Getting kids to sleep at night can seem like constant battle. But you are not alone; 76% of parents are not happy with their child’s sleep habits.

Kids & Sleep: Set a Routine 2:46

Kids & Sleep: Set a Routine

Setting a bedtime routine is essential to keeping children well rested. In the video above, parenting expert and author Ann Pleshette Murphy explains

Kids & Sleep: Toddlers 3:11

Kids & Sleep: Toddlers

Good sleep starts with a predictable, soothing bedtime routine. The goal is to create positive associations with bedtime.

Kids & Sleep: Older Kids 2:19

Kids & Sleep: Older Kids

When kids get older, putting them to bed on time can be difficult. With sports, after school activities and homework, having everything done at a dece

Newborn & Infant Health

What is Whooping Cough? 2:26

What is Whooping Cough?

What is whooping cough? Dr. Preeti Parikh explains what this illness is, what its symptoms are and how we can prevent and treat it.

What is SIDS? 2:18

What is SIDS?

SIDS is the leading cause of death of infants between one month and one year old. Dr. Parikh explains some measures you can take to help prevent SIDS.

Dangers of Secondhand Smoke 1:33

Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

What are the dangers of secondhand smoke and how can we protect others, especially our children, from being affected by it?

Finding a Pediatrician

Tip: Pediatricians 0:55

Tip: Pediatricians

In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh shares some tips on how you can find the best pediatrician for your child.

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