Posts tagged family

What you Need to Know Before Seeing a Specialist

When seeking help for a sore throat or a sprained ankle, most of us will pick up the phone to consult with our family doctor. But how do you know whether the chest pain you woke up with is indigestion from last night’s chili, or the more serious murmurings of a heart problem? Continue reading What you Need to Know Before Seeing a Specialist

Finding the Right Childcare, Part 1

Selecting a person who will care for your young child when you cannot is one of the most important decisions parents make. The range of options is dizzying; the pitfalls are daunting. Experts provide checklists from the common sense to the comical. For working parents, the process looks like a second full-time job in a world that leaves too little time for such important work. The stakes are high. Continue reading Finding the Right Childcare, Part 1