Believe it or not, summer's almost over, and that means it's time again for back-to-school physicals. While these checkups might seem simple but necessary routine, they also provide a wonderful opportunity to collaborate with your doctor on how to create the healthiest habits for your child to grow into.

Now that the kids are out of school and likely to spend much of their days outdoors, it's a good time to talk about injuries that might lead to tetanus exposure.

Summer is upon us, and that means it's time for lots of fun in the water! But it's also time for observing proper safety. According to the CDC, every day, about 10 people die from unintentional drowning, two of those being children aged 14 or younger. By following the 5 easy tips below, you can help your family enjoy the water while staying safe!

Depending on your child's sports involvement, injury may be a year-round concern for you. But, while you may not be 100% able to prevent your child from getting hurt, there's still a lot you can do to make sure your child stays healthy. Here are 9 tips to help prevent sports injury:

First off, make sure that you're not mistaking a cold for allergies. In early springtime especially, it can be difficult for even a doctor to distinguish the cause of a runny nose, as winter viruses may still be going around.  The lone giveaway symptom of allergies, however, is itchiness of the eye, nose, and/or roof of mouth.