Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP

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Protecting your baby against sudden infant death syndrome

Learn about SIDS and what you can do to prevent it.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 7 min read

The reasons and benefits of getting newborn screenings

Your baby has arrived, and you are ecstatic. You have counted all the fingers and toes. You have watched that small chest rise and fall peacefully. And you are reveling in the perfection of this new life. So why subject your new baby to a bunch of tests? Because it’s good parenting. It’s required by […]
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 12 min read
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Baby’s 1st birthday: Your child’s 12-month check-up

Know what to look for as your baby turns 1.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 6 min read

Reading the signs: Decoding your baby’s cues

Decode your baby's cry by understanding his or her cues.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 7 min read
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10 ways to put an end to thumb sucking

Help your child stop thumb sucking with these tips.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 6 min read
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The cues and clues of when to start potty training

Learn the signs that your child is ready to use the potty.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 6 min read
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ADHD: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder explained

Got questions about ADHD? Get answers here.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 3 min read
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Why well-child checkups are so important

Keep your kid healthy with well-child checkups.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 4 min read
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Separation anxiety: Tips to stop tearful goodbyes

Learn how to cope with separation anxiety.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 6 min read

Bringing baby home: What to expect

Nervous about bringing your new baby home? You're not alone.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 6 min read

How to manage your child’s food allergies

Causes, symptoms and treatment of child food allergies
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 14 min read

Everything you need to know about your child’s dental care

A step-by-step explanation on caring for baby’s first teeth.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 13 min read
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Poison safety tips for parents with small children

Poison prevention tips to keep your children safe.
Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP Giridhar Guntreddi, MD, FAAP 7 min read