Pediatrics

Expert opinions and insights on methods to ensure your little ones grow up healthy and strong

  • Preventing food allergies: New infant feeding guidelines

    Preventing food allergies: New infant feeding guidelines

    Experts now encourage introducing "high-risk” allergy foods as a way to prevent food allergies

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  • Swedish names new executive medical director for Pediatrics

    Swedish names new executive medical director for Pediatrics

    Benjamin M. Starnes is the new medical director for Pediatrics at Swedish. Learn more.

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  • Help your child weather the pandemic with the fine art of self-expression

    Help your child weather the pandemic with the fine art of self-expression

    When children express themselves, it can improve their self-esteem, build confidence and encourage independence. Swedish offers fresh ideas for creative self-expression that parents can try at home.

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  • Back to school during COVID-19

    Back to school during COVID-19

    In-person learning during COVID-19 brings unique challenges to the back-to-school experience. Learn what experts recommend to keep your family safe.

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  • Children and Grief: How to Support Your Child

    Children and Grief: How to Support Your Child

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  • Back to school looks different this year: Set the stage for success

    Back to school looks different this year: Set the stage for success

    Whether your kids are heading back in masks or learning virtually, find ways to prepare your family for what's next.

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  • Five essential guidelines to control infection

    Five essential guidelines to control infection

    Preventing infection is essential for patients with a weakened immune system in order to heal properly.

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  • Fall Recipe: Apple Pumpkin Shake

    Fall Recipe: Apple Pumpkin Shake

    Our Swedish Cancer Institute dietitians are in on the Fall food fun, and have provided a pumpkin recipe for your enjoyment.

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  • Flu shot myths

    Flu shot myths

    No one wants the flu, so why doesn’t everyone get the vaccine? Get the facts behind the most common flu shot myths.

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  • Healing Music Playlist | On-demand healing music at your fingertips!

    Healing Music Playlist | On-demand healing music at your fingertips!

    Creating & listening to music playlists is fun, but did you know it can be therapeutic? Here are some tips from a Board-Certified music therapist, to help fight cancer by finding just the right mix.

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  • How to talk to your child about vaping

    How to talk to your child about vaping

    Vaping has gained popularity among youth. Learn about the effects of vaping and how to talk to your child about its dangers.

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  • Water sport safety

    Water sport safety

    Personal flotation devices save lives. Swedish Chief of Pediatrics, Dr. Elizabeth Meade, offers tips to protect yourself in the water.

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  • National Infant Immunization Week

    National Infant Immunization Week

    Since 1994 communities, doctors, and scientists across the country have joined together to highlight the critical role infant vaccination plays in protecting children.

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  • Are you Sleepless in Seattle? The Guide to Getting Restful Sleep

    Are you Sleepless in Seattle? The Guide to Getting Restful Sleep

    Getting a quality sleep is vital in maintaining physical, mental and emotional health

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  • Spring Cleaning for Health

    Spring Cleaning for Health

    Spring is a great time to tackle cleaning, home projects, and organization. But when the Marie Kondo urge strikes, don’t forget to include areas that can most affect your health.

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  • Avoid allergy triggers; improve allergy symptoms

    The truth is, environmental allergies can happen any time of year and can be due to both indoor and outdoor allergens, or triggers. But many people have their worst symptoms at this time of year, and

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  • Healthiest Spring Produce

    Healthiest Spring Produce

    Great picks for springtime seasonal fruits and veggies

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  • How to keep your kids active during spring break

    How to keep your kids active during spring break

    Tips to get kids off the couch, away from screens, and on the path to healthy living.

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  • Is elderberry the tool you need to fight the common cold?

    Is elderberry the tool you need to fight the common cold?

    Learn more about this popular ingredient in over-the-counter cold treatments.

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  • A pediatrician speaks: 7 tips to ease a child's fears about checkups

    A pediatrician speaks: 7 tips to ease a child's fears about checkups

    The doctor’s office doesn’t have to seem so frightening if parents take some simple steps before and during appointments.

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