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June 26, 2015

First haircut for my child? In one of those Asian hair salons in the Bensonhurst area. What a mistake. The haircut was awful and far from trendy. Here's a list of hair salons recommended by our group's members over and over, organized by neighborhood.  Click here to see the most comprehensive list for best children's haircuts in NYC area!

January 18, 2015

Here's a list of adult neurologists recommended by Russian Parents in our secret facebook group.

January 15, 2015

Top children's urologists recommended by RPs.

October 9, 2014

Dodge the flu, using these home remedies.

March 12, 2014

Here's a handy quick referency to First Aid CPR and Choking CPR.

January 26, 2014

Nobody should have to suffer from the pain associated with dental cavities, especially not our young children — and especially not when this is a preventable
One of the most common questions asked by parents is about cavity prevention in children. Our resident expert pediatric dentist, Dr. Leona Kotlyar, board certified pediatric dentist, gives us six steps to help prevent tooth decay and cavities in children. With a little care, you can help keep those pearly whites healthy...

January 23, 2014

List of recommended pediatric neurologists by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

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December 7, 2013

This video will show you how very important it is to teach children how to share person information with emergency workers, to know when to call emergency services and other safety tips.

December 1, 2013

Comprehensive Pediatrics P.C. offers the best pediatric care for over 40 years. We provide top medical care for your children with the best newborn, infant, child and adolescent care available. Our top pediatricians also speak Russian and assist families with health care needs and referrals to sub-specialists.

October 22, 2013

When the bouncing bundle of joy arrives home for the first time, the last thing that new mothers are thinking is back pain. Often times the joy of being included in the world of natal care overbears listless concepts like back injury. But, of course, every mother has her “wall,” and with each “wall” comes tremendous physical grievance that most likely could have been avoided. Here are some tips on taking care of your children and averting serious problematic futures with your back...

October 17, 2013

Participating in sports is socially and physically beneficial for your child, while running the risk of sports-related injuries, the most common of which are musculoskeletal problems. As our children score and have fun on the field, we as parents should be aware of sprains and strains, growth plate injuries, and of repetitive motion injuries. Read on to learn about prevention and treatment of childhood sports trauma...

October 4, 2013

A nursemaid's elbow is a common injury amongst children under the age of five. It is a result of the lower arm (radius bone) slipping out of its normal position at the elbow joint. Read on to learn how to avoid this injury and what to do if this injury does occur...

September 24, 2013

Recommendations by members of the Russian Parents group.

September 21, 2013

Purchasing your child’s school supplies?  Consider the following tips when purchasing the backpack...

July 27, 2013

9 day program 7 lbs. 30 day program 15 pounds.  Full time coaching and support. Instructions, meals ideas, and facebook support group.

July 22, 2013

Thumb sucking is a natural reflex for children. Sucking on thumbs, fingers, pacifiers or other objects make your baby feel secure and happy. Here is a useful article written by Dr. Leona Kotlyar, a well-known and highly regarded pediatric dentist in the NYC area about why children suck their thumbs and how to help your child stop this habit.

May 31, 2013

Oral hygiene is one of the most important daily tasks that we as parents must take care of for our children. Here are some important questions and answers, which can help you and your child to take care of their teeth starting at an early age.

May 13, 2013

Dr. Leona Kotlyar, D.D.S. of 5th Avenue Dental Associates, writes about the importance of timely oral examination and detection in toddlers.

May 12, 2013

Veterinarians that were recommended by Russian Parents on our forum

August 17, 2012

Adult ENTs recommended by Russian Parents.

August 1, 2012

List of adult Endocrinologists recommended by Russian Parents

July 23, 2012

Adult UTI (Urinary Tract Infection) Remedies - as posted in Russian Parents Group. RussianParentsWorld does not provide medical advice. Consult your doctor.

July 23, 2012

First Finger Foods recommended by Russian Parents

July 23, 2012

Fluoride-free toothpaste for kids recommended by Russian Parents.

April 30, 2012

List of Pediatric Cardiologists recommended by the parents of the Russian Parents facebook group.

March 6, 2012

Cought remedy relief as recommended by parents of the group.

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March 1, 2012

About the dangers of dust on peron's health and how to deal with it. О домашней пыли, о её вредоносном влиянии на организм человека.

February 21, 2012

Recommendations for diarrhea relief.

February 12, 2012

Great Deal! Lowest price locally and online for Nature's Way Kids Sambucus, an immune-boosting staple on every Russian parent's shelf! See inside for details.

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February 2, 2012

In light of the increase of recent inquiries about the black radish with honey remedy for cough, we decided to make a video explaining the recipe.

January 24, 2012

In light of recent news that California Baby has changed/altered the formulation of certain baby product lines (i.e. California Baby Shampoo now contains sodium benzoate, when before, it did not), parents are now searching for safer product brands for their little ones. Here is the "safe" list...(Thanks to www.ewg.org!)

January 17, 2012

List of recommended hair-cut salons for toddlers/kids.

January 13, 2012

List of recommended Dentists for adults as recommended by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 13, 2012

List of recommended Pediatric Pulmonologists by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of Dermatologists for adults as recommended by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of recommended Pediatric Endocrinologists by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of recommended Pediatric Dermatologists by the members of Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of recommended Pediatric Gastroenterologists recommended by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of recommended Pediatric Opthamologist by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 12, 2012

List of recommended Podiatrists by the members of the Russian Parents Group. 

January 11, 2012

Cold sore treatments recommended by the members of the Russian Parents Group.

January 11, 2012

Diaper rash treatments recommended by the members of the Russian Paremts group.

January 5, 2012

Children's Vitamins / DHA, Supplements and where to buy them - recommended by our members.

January 5, 2012

Recommended by the members of the Russian Parents group on facebook.

January 5, 2012

Compilation of ear infection home remedies as recommended by our members

January 5, 2012

List of humidifiers (hot or cool) recommended by our members

January 5, 2012

Teething pills, gels, remedies recommended by our members