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Delaying Vaccinations

March 8, 2018 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

Q I hear a lot about the benefits of delaying vaccinations. Should I believe what I hear? A There are at least two issues with delaying vaccinations. An...

Milk Requirements

February 26, 2018 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

Q: Do toddlers need other liquids other than water? What’s the role of milk at this age? A: All mammals depend on mother’s milk as their sole source...

Risks of Surgery

February 26, 2018 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

Q How risky is general anesthesia for children? My 10-month-old son (a twin) has a mild hypospadias and chordee. The recommendation from our pediatric urologist was surgery at...

Breath Holding Spells

February 26, 2018 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

Q My toddler had a cyanotic breath-holding spell after a bad fall where he struck his head on concrete from a height of about four to five feet....

Protect Yourself from Cell-Phone Radiation Journalists

March 6, 2018 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

The media is agog over a new study (biorxiv.org), one tailor-made for clickbaiting. The staid, boring old Wall Street Journal proclaimed, “Cellphone-cancer link found in government study.” Mother...