Med-Peds Physicians provide a new kind of care for people who experienced complex childhood conditions as children. Dr. Ryan Tomlinson is the only Med-Peds primary care physician licensed in the state of Iowa. His training makes him uniquely equipped to work with kids and adults with lifelong conditions. A relatively “new” specialty to the field […]
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Do you know what makes The Color Run’s “happiest 5K on the planet” even happier? When you add in the Smurfs! Register for a fun-filled and colorful morning when you join runners and their families for The Des Moines Color Run. Join the Smurfs on their biggest adventure yet at The Des Moines Color Run […]
“My tummy hurts” or “I have a tummy ache” are frequent complaints heard by parents. Stomach and intestinal upset in children can be worrisome, but in the majority of cases parents can be assured their children are healthy. Mercy’s Pediatric Subspecialty Clinic has three pediatric gastroenterologists on staff to diagnosis and offer care options for pediatric […]
Life is messy. Kids drop bowls of chocolate ice cream, clumsy dads knock over glasses of red wine, and pets track in mud from outside. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Both of my children have thought they were training for some sort of Olympic sippy cup throwing event, and I have a pet […]
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Katie Spellman is the lovely lady behind the camera with Spellman Photography. She’s the one with the camera, on her knees, making funny mooing noises to elicit grins from your shy three year-old. Katie is also the one responsible for capturing the memories from our two latest Des Moines Moms Blog events, Get Pampered and Get Crafty. Katie […]
Make your breast health, your best health Being a mom means long hours and thankless nights, so consider taking a moment for the ladies who have been with you through it all. That’s right, in honor of May and Mother’s Day we are talking about breast health. Whether producing gallons of milk or being a cozy […]
Changing practices: should you delay your baby’s first bath? For a long time, there was nothing new in the field of newborn baby care. We followed the policies that were tried and true, built over many decades of newborns. For the most part, these traditions led to a scientific and sterile birth experience. Some of […]