blogs by doctors

December 26, 2018

Healthy Sleep Habits: How Many Hours Does Your Child Need? By Colleen Kraft, M.D.

​From infants and toddlers to school-aged kids and teens, parents want to know how many hours of sleep are recommended. While it’s true that sleep needs […]
November 15, 2018

Does My Child Need an Antibiotic? By Colleen Kraft, M.D.

Parents need to know that using antibiotics when they are not the right medicine will not help and may even cause harm to children. Antibiotics are […]
November 8, 2018

Q. and A. with Dr. Kiskila- This Month’s Topic: Dandruff

Question- Dr. Kiskila, what is a dandruff? Answer- Dandruff is a mild case of seborrheic dermatitis which is a skin condition that causes white flakes or […]
October 22, 2018

Influenza, Flu vaccines, and Kids by Colleen Kraft, M.D.

According to the CDC, 180 children under 18 years of age died from influenza, or the flu. More than 80% of those children did not receive […]