Treating your child’s viruses at home

With schools across East Tennessee closed due to illness, there are many parents caring for sick kids at home. In some cases, antibiotics do…

Common causes of chest pain in children

Adults are not the only ones who complain frequently of chest pains. Often children with chest pains are rushed to the emergency room by par…

What every parent should know about croup

Croup is is one of the most common respiratory illnesses that sends young children to the hospital. It’s marked by a distinctive bark-like c…

What to do if your child is choking

Few sounds are scarier than a child who is choking. It can be life threatening, so it’s important to know what to do if you are caring for a…