The Truth About Opioid Prescriptions

It’s easy to say, “That wouldn’t happen to me or someone I love,” but the hard reality is that the opioid epidemic is much...

Banish the Fear of Falling

Have you ever received the news that a friend has suffered a bad fall? Afterward, did you find yourself carefully placing one foot in...

TBIs and Your Vision

It was one of those freak accidents that you hear about. John, a local professional from Richmond, was in a big box store when...

Prevent Accidental Poisonings

Parents can’t wait to mark milestones in their child’s life, such as a first birthday or first steps. However, with these exciting milestones come...

The Caregiver’s Guide for Families

Tina Burton says that for most of her life, her dad’s happy place was “outside, framing houses in the sun.” A lifelong carpenter, he...

The Truth About PANDAS/PANS

It’s frightening, really. One day, you wake up and your child seems like a different child. He’s scared to be left alone, refuses to...

The Pediatric Center Adds Integrated Clinical Child Psychologist to Roster

Dr. Nadia Islam is a clinical child psychologist providing integrated behavioral health services at The Pediatric Center. Dr. Islam specializes in psychotherapy with children,...

MEDARVA Campaign Wants to Wash Away Hurtful Labels

Grassroots Tactics Promote Anti-Labelling Initiative for Kids’ Wellness Richmond-based health care provider, MEDARVA Healthcare, is taking to the streets to promote its latest initiative –...

Learning to Live with IBS

The holiday season – from Halloween through New Year’s – can serve up a bellyful of digestive distress for people with irritable bowel syndrome...

Policymakers Focus on School Safety

By now, we are settling back into the groove of the school routine. In the midst of adjusting to all the changes a new...