Not Remembering, and Not Knowing ItPeople who will develop dementia may begin to lose awareness of their memory problems two to three years before the actual onset of the disease, according to a new study by researchers at Rush.
Pediatricians are a lot like parents. And I tell parents that up front. We’re interested in your child’s health and well-being — their physical health, their mental health, and in your growth and happiness as a family. In our office we’re happy to essentially see you and talk to you as often as you feel the need. And we certainly see new parents and new families at a greater frequency than we see what we would call experienced parents.
I know as a parent myself, I’ve gone through many, if not most, stages of parenting that my patients’ families are going through. And I can relate to the experiences and the feelings that they have about, “Oh. This is new. How do I make the best choice for my child?”