4 year olds #adayinthelife

Teaching conference on Friday of this week will be all about "stuff 4 year olds do". Enjoy this (annotated) primer on a day in the life of a preschooler! 6 am: Wake up, bright and early. Dress myself (for the most part), brush my teeth, and use the potty all without help (though supervision is… Continue reading 4 year olds #adayinthelife

Should we see the dermatologist?

You see a three year old in clinic with the lesion shown. Should they be referred? What can be done? Often, even for (medically) benign conditions, families are seeking advice on how to help a child think about differences in their appearance. Check out this article from the Washington Post Parenting Section. Author Wendy Wisner… Continue reading Should we see the dermatologist?