Join the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago this Saturday, September 17th to celebrate health, family and community at Family Fest from 10am to 1pm. The 2nd annual event will take place at the IWS clinic on 3600 W. Fullerton Ave and will include food, fun and live entertainment. Continue reading “Mark Your Calendar for Family Fest 2016”
Well child visits are an important way for your pediatrician to monitor your child’s health and to assess his or her health needs. Your child’s doctor will check for the physical, emotional and developmental progress and status of your child as she grows.
Well-child visits are also a great time for parents to talk to their child’s doctor about any concerns or to find out if their child is on track developmentally. Continue reading “Know the importance of well-child visits”
Pregnancy and childbirth can be a beautiful, difficult, exciting and overwhelming experience for moms and moms-to-be. It can also be an enriching time to learn and bond for dads and dads-to-be.
Understand how pregnancy changes a woman’s body Continue reading “Practical ways for dad to get involved in the pregnancy process”
Here are some tips to get (or keep) you on track for all your health goals:
Remember why you set the goal. Taking the time to reevaluate why you set a certain goal and what your intentions are may reinvigorate you to do your best to succeed.
Take small steps. If your goal is a big one, go about accomplishing it the same way one would eat an elephant: one bite at a time. Continue reading “Keeping Your Goals”