June 2012

Monthly Pediatric Column for the Herald

by drnieman on June 14, 2012

in Weekly

  This was my piece for the Calgary Herald on June 14, 2012 http://www.calgaryherald.com/story_print.html?id=6777546&sponsor=RockLake

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Weight Gain in Pregnancy

by drnieman June 11, 2012 Weekly

  How much weight should I gain during pregnancy and what does it mean to my baby’s future if I struggle to keep my weight under control when pregnant? I know it is wrong to “eat for two” but even so, I tend to gain weight easily during pregnancy. How much weight a woman gains […]

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Pain Management in Children

by drnieman June 11, 2012 Uncategorized

  Q: I do not want to use painkillers when my 4 month old son gets his immunizations. Are there alternative options? A: Many years ago it was not standard practice to provide analgesia to infants when they were immunized. As experts learned more and more about pain control and how, in some cases, babies […]

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