Newborn Cocoon Program

Beyond the birth plan…. I remember the two pink lines. I remember telling our parents. I remember the baby showers. I remember walking into the hospital with contractions thinking, “Chris and I are walking in, just the two of us. And we are going to walk out...

Rapid At-Home COVID Tests

I am not a fan….. Click on the video for my thoughts on the use of rapid at-home COVID Tests. Resources: CDC Recommendations For Self-Testing   We aim to be the best pediatric practice in Marshall County, Lake Maxinkuckee area, and the state of Indiana. If...

In The Media This Week

We are more than a clinic…. We had a media heavy week! Part of our mission is to improve the lives of all children in this area. We will use our platform to advocate for social, economic, and racial justice.  First, my Op Ed on the benefits of paying Hoosiers a...

Opening Schools Must Be A Priority

Improved mental health for parents and children…. It’s been one year since our children were sent home from school, and I cetainly was delighfully naive enough to think that they would likley be back in a few weeks. Denial can be traitrous friend. The...

Guidelines For the COVID Vaccinated

The more we learn….. I have had many friends, family, patients, and community members reach out to me with this question: What’s the point of getting the vaccine if everyone still has to follow the same rules?  This question doesn’t take into account...

Which COVID19 Vaccine Should You Get?

The one you can get FIRST….. I have had many friends, family, patients, and community members reach out to me with this question: Which COVID vaccine should I get?  Some are concerned enough to wait until a site that has what they perceive as the...