Posts From Jill Klein, MD

As every parent can attest, the bedtime struggle is real! In fact, I don’t know a single parent, whether through my practice or via personal relationships, that hasn’t struggled with bedtime throughout their kid’s childhood. The sleep conversation is important › Continue Reading

Whether you overestimated how much Halloween candy you would need, or your kids worked extra hard for it this year, the end result is the same: a big pile of leftover candy sitting on your dining room table. You’ve allowed › Continue Reading

One of the most frequent questions I get asked in clinic is “how much food should my child eat at each meal?” Portion control is a great topic to talk to your pediatrician about, and establishing healthy portion sizes early › Continue Reading

Getting kids to eat their fruits and veggies doesn’t have to be an epic battle or colossal undertaking. The parents I have seen in our Primary Care Clinic who have been the most successful at it have adopted four similar habits. › Continue Reading