What should I do if my child bites?
What should I do if my child bites?
  • Biting is a common early childhood behavior that many parents dread
  • Isolating potential triggers for biting can be the quickest fix
  • Having a strategy to correct the behavior positively, and to reinforce better choices can shorten this phase
How can I get my child to fall asleep and stay asleep?
How can I get my child to fall asleep and stay asleep?
  • A full night of quality sleep is important not only for a child’s health—but for the health of the entire family.
  • Sleep disorders are not uncommon in children, and simple behavioral changes often provide a solution.
  • If you think your child suffers a sleep disorder, document their sleep routines and talk to your pediatrician about interventions.
What should I do if my child has a dental injury?
What should I do if my child has a dental injury?


  • A chipped tooth is usually cause to see the dentist, but frequent tooth chipping merits a pediatrician visit.

  • Soft tissue injuries inside the mouth that bleed continuously need emergency medical attention.

  • Unexplained or general oral pain, swelling or bleeding should be seen by a pediatrician.

7 Tips for Reversing Defiance in Children
7 Tips for Reversing Defiance in Children

Article at a glance:

  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder is one of a group of externalizing disorders which include maladaptive behaviors.
  • It is normal for children to become oppositional at certain ages.
  • If you are struggling with a child who is aggressive, argumentative, or defiant, there are things you can do to improve the situation.
Spanish Fork Office Moving to 7th & 7th
Spanish Fork Office Moving to 7th & 7th

Effective January 27, 2018 our Spanish Fork Office will be located at 701 E 700 N in Spanish Fork. We’re excited about all our new facility has to offer: Allows us to expand to meet increasing demand. Features a layout better suited for patient and staff flow. Better meets your needs. Continues to include sick … Continue reading “Spanish Fork Office Moving to 7th & 7th”

How do I soothe my child’s eczema with at-home treatments?
How do I soothe my child’s eczema with at-home treatments?

Article at a Glance

  • Nearly one out of five children under the age of 2 are affected by eczema.
  • Utah winters are especially hard on children battling this condition.
  • Consult your physician before starting new treatments.
How can I get my kids to stop whining?
How can I get my kids to stop whining?

Article at a glance:

  • Whining happens, but it shouldn't be the norm for your child.
  • Understanding why children whine can help you respond appropriately.
  • Setting clear boundaries around appropriate speech helps children understand what to do.
Making Sure Your Child’s Toys are Safe
Making Sure Your Child’s Toys are Safe

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  • Toys should serve child development—without putting them at risk.
  • Verify toys are appropriate for your child's age and abilities.
  • Supervised play is the best way to protect children from harm.
How can I get my kids to school on time?
How can I get my kids to school on time?

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  • With a little planning, mornings can become a time of peace and relaxation.
  • Tackling the next day's tasks the night before to reduce stress in the morning.
  • Use the extra time to bond with your family and leave home with a positive mindset.
Age-Appropriate Toys
Age-Appropriate Toys

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  • Parents today have access to the safest toys ever made.
  • Age recommendations do not guarantee that toys will match a child's needs or developmental level.
  • Parents must do their research to find toys appropriate for their children.

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