What You Need to Know About High Blood Pressure in Children

What You Need to Know About High Blood Pressure in Children

A common misconception about hypertension, otherwise known as high blood pressure, is that it only happens to adults and old people. Unfortunately, children are also susceptible to having high blood pressure because this condition can affect people of any age.   As with adults and…

Types of Kids’ Toys Based On Age

Types of Kids’ Toys Based On Age

Toys are an important aspect of a kid’s life. Not only do toys trigger creativity but they also play a key role in a child’s development. However, purchasing the right toy for your child is key. Remember, the market has a myriad of toys. Each…

Answering All the Common Questions about Sex during Pregnancy

Answering All the Common Questions about Sex during Pregnancy

One of the most common questions posed by first-time parents is whether it’s safe to have sex during pregnancy. A woman’s body and mental state undergo so many changes when they are pregnant. Therefore, it’s no surprise that couples try to exercise caution due to…

Why You Need To Consult A Chiropractor During Pregnancy

Why You Need To Consult A Chiropractor During Pregnancy

Pains and discomforts in the hips and lower back are part of the experience for most pregnant women. Most of the time, these aches and pains can put you at risk during the delivery or labor of the baby.    Fortunately, ease and comfort might…

How to Deal With the Grief of Pregnancy Loss

How to Deal With the Grief of Pregnancy Loss

We feel saddened for your loss and sorry that you have to deal with the pain of losing a child. We hope that this piece will aid in getting you past the grief. Dealing with sad emotions after a stillbirth is personal. Some feel overwhelmed,…

Awakening the Senses: Pregnancy Body Changes

Awakening the Senses: Pregnancy Body Changes

Being pregnant causes physical changes to your body which become increasingly obvious as the pregnancy proceeds.  Your natural curves will become more defined as you develop a bump on your front, the size of which is often directly related to the size of your baby.…

Man-to-Man: A Guide to Father-Son Talks 

Man-to-Man: A Guide to Father-Son Talks 

If you’re the father of a teenage boy, you may have found yourself in a tough position or two when it comes to having meaningful conversations with your son. Moms are usually the “caring” parent, and you might not get enough time with your son…

A Guide on How to Prevent Stretch Marks

A Guide on How to Prevent Stretch Marks

The skin is the largest organ in the human body. To give you a better idea, it accounts for nearly 15% of your total body weight! Despite that, it’s fairly delicate. In fact, it can be affected by a number of conditions such as acne,…

Helping Children Through Teething

Helping Children Through Teething

Every Pinecrest dentist knows Teething is a rite of passage for children. Parents and guardians often search for a way to help them through this difficult period. Some choose natural remedies handed down through generations, while others search for contemporary treatments. No matter which side…

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During Pregnancy

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During Pregnancy

Being pregnant is definitely a state which brings about many changes, not all of them to your advantage. The surge of hormones amplifies all of our feelings, and with the body changing rapidly your whole life takes on a whole different direction. Besides the fact…