How to Get Your Child to Take Medicine- Without Vomiting, Tears, or Fighting

Now that cold and flu season is upon us, let’s talk about how to get your child to take medicine. I frequently get calls from parents who say: My toddler won’t take medicine without throwing up. My toddler spits out medicine. How can I disguise the taste of medicine? How can I get a baby…

My Number One Trick for Getting My Toddler to Brush Her Teeth

Toddlers have almost zero control over their lives. We tell them when to eat, when to sleep, and even when to go to the potty (have you seen the potty watch?). It makes sense that they decide to draw the line in the sand somewhere, and that somewhere is tooth brushing (and often taking medication)….