Halloween Costumes & Masks: A Recipe for Toddler Fears

October 29, 2014 | Parenting | 0 comments | Author:

As a child development specialist, I knew right away that the gorilla costume would become part of family lore. Two year olds are often frightened by masks and things that don’t make sense to them – like the giant Mickey Mouse at Disney World, or the happily made-up clown at the circus.

Ebola & Enterovirus: Protecting Kids From Fear

October 15, 2014 | Infant and Child Health, Parenting | 0 comments | Author:

At Weiss Pediatric Care, we want you to have all the latest information about Ebola and enterovirus so that you can calm your own fears, and talk to your children in ways that are age-appropriate and that minimize worry.