Posts from Alyssa Allen

Boots shopping 101

Top 10 tips from a foot doctor to help you pick the right pair for winter.

October 5, 2017 1

Too sore after a workout?

Know the signs of rhabdomyolysis and get to the ER if you have them.

October 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Butterflies soar for ArtPrize

Project brings hope and healing to cancer patients.

September 21, 2017 7

Sweet or tart, cherries are the bomb

A dietitian shares 6 surprising health reasons why you should eat this magical fruit.

September 10, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

Breastfeeding woes? Time to chat—by video

A video chat with a lactation counselor helps new moms work through troubles they may be experiencing at home.

August 16, 2017 0

4 things to know about backpack safety

Make back-to-school shopping a breeze with these expert tips and tricks.

August 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Bringing out the inner beauty

Amid the exhausting battles, cancer patients enjoy a welcome pause to find transformation and courage in henna tattoo crowns.

July 10, 2017 2

Got the latest baby gadget? Follow the rules

A child safety expert says it's critical to respect the guidelines.

July 9, 2017 0

There’s hope in the fight

A pediatric gastroenterologist offers 4 top tips to help your youngster in the battle against inflammatory bowel disease.

June 22, 2017 0

The fidget spinner craze: Two doctors weigh in

Kids with ADHD might benefit, but for most it's just a toy.

June 11, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

In the club

A special team at a children's hospital harnesses joy and creativity to keep young patients on track with school work.

June 2, 2017 0

Want a kid with grit? Emphasize self-compassion

A psychologist offers tips for teaching kids about overcoming failure and adversity.

May 21, 2017 0