Dr. Gwenn on NECN

Good Morning! I just returned from my monthly segment on New England Cable News' Good Morning Live. If you missed the segment, you can replay the video from the NECN GML web page. Today's topics included:* the importance of allowing kids to play more* the association between school performance and TV time during the week for middle schoolers* cyberbullying on the internet and its impact on … [Read more...]

Dr. Gwenn on NECN

Good Morning!I just returned from my monthly pediatric health segment on New England Cable News. This morning I discussed:1. The latest JAMA study on the "wait and see prescription" for ear infections2. Topple dangers of big TVs and furniture3. New information on immunization rates in our country4. snoring, sleep and behaviorHere's some links for additional information on all these topicsFurniture … [Read more...]

Dr. Gwenn on NECN

Good Morning!I just returned from another Family Health Segment on NECN, New England Cable News. Today's topics included how to talk to kids about travel and terrorism and the recent study that shows a link between derogatory sexual lyrics and teen behavior.Here's some more information on travelling with kids in the wake of last week's terror scare:takingthekids.com Information - includes new … [Read more...]

Dr. Gwenn on NECN

I had the opportunity to talk this morning on NECN. Today's topics: the recent measles outbreak, measles vaccination and autism, and a recent study on the importance of maternal depression screening during routine pediatric visits. Click here to view the interviewFor more information on the topics covered:MMR vaccine and autismMass DPH measles outbreak alert informationAAP Maternal Depression … [Read more...]