Category: Children’s Health & Developmental Concerns

Counselors, Psychologists and Therapists for Your Family

Updated by Sarah Blackwell Many children and teens suffer from anxiety, hyperactivity, depression, and other issues. It is often difficult to get good referrals and...

Child Life Is Essential for Brenner Patients

By Guest Blogger Cynthia R. Mahan, CCLS, Manager, Child Life Department, Brenner Children’s Hospital Whether planned or unplanned, hospitalization can be a...

What’s Lurking Indoors During the ‘Non-Allergy’ Season?

By the providers at Allergy Partners of the Piedmont Traditionally, most people associate the spring and fall months with ‘allergy season’.   Although trees,...

Triad Area Support Groups

Updated by Sarah Blackwell You never know when you will need to rely on a support group. Whether you (or your child) is facing a new challenge or a stressful life change...

My 1 in 1,000

By Guest Blogger Dana Harrell April 10, 2013 is a date I will forever remember. It was a gorgeous day and the day my family was going to find out the sex of our baby! As...

Meet the Newest Members of the Brenner Family!

By Brenner Children’s Hospital Spotted some new furry faces around town? Meet Brenn, Belle, and Beau. At Brenner Children’s Hospital, we want people to know how...

My Son is a Biter

By Guest Blogger Michelle Barson My sweet, little baby boy is a hazard to others and while it doesn’t faze him it’s something I am forced to wear like a scarlet...

Life on the Road: What it’s Like to Work for Brenner’s Critical Care Transport Team

By Kathy Hostetter, RRT, RCP, Registered Respiratory Therapist, Brenner Children’s Hospital Critical Care Transport I guess you could say my job is a bit out of the...

Breaking the Cycle of Pediatric Headaches

By Laura Granetzke, FNP-C, Family Practice Nurse Practitioner and NHF Certified Headache Practitioner, Wake Forest Baptist Health Your child or teen has a headache, so...

Is Your Child Experiencing Screen Addiction?

By Guest Blogger Brian Heller, MS, LPC Do you find yourself bombarded with questions from your children about when they will be allowed to watch their next show, play...