Monthly Archives: September 2011

Does my child have ADHD?

Star Country_ADHD- 2011-10-04 Viren Bavishi, DO, recently spoke with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike about ADHD. Click the play button to listen! With school now well underway, Pediatrician Viren Bavishi, DO, often has parents asking him whether he thinks their child … Continue reading

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Meriter Supports NAMI Walk

With our mission to Heal, Teach and Serve, Meriter has been committed to serving those in need. With our dedicated Adult Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and NewStart programs, we have served countless patients over the years – improving their … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Kids Healthy at School

http://www.meriter.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/Star-Country_Keeping-Kids-Healthy-Dr-Millin-2011-09-21.mp3 Meriter pediatrician, Kristin Millin, MD, spoke with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike about keeping kids healthy at school. Click the play button to listen! The start of the school year is an exciting time for kids, with exposure to all … Continue reading

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Cool Kids

I was out running errands with my 4-year old son the other day and was stuck waiting a few minutes at the car dealer for a new battery to be put in my key fob. Adults can handle waiting with … Continue reading

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WomanCare Clinic Welcomes Dr. Brincat

Star Country_Womens Health Dr Brincat 2011-10-04 – Pelvic Floor Dr. Cynthia Brincat, MD, PhD, spoke with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike about women’s health issues. Click the play button to listen! Meriter WomanCare Clinic welcomes Cynthia Brincat, MD, PhD, a UW Health … Continue reading

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Women in Midlife: The Challenge & Potential

http://www.meriter.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/Star-County_Women-In-Midlife-2011-09-14.mp3 Suzanne Kilkus, PhD, spoke with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike about this program - back by popular demand on October 1! Click the play button to learn more. Back by popular demand is our program designed to address the unique issues … Continue reading

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Getting an A+ in Healthy Back to School Lunches

http://www.meriter.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/School-Lunches_Krista-Kohls-TM-2011-09-07.mp3 Meriter Dietitian, Krista Kohls, discussed healthy school lunches on-air with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike. Click the play button to listen. It’s time again to start thinking about what to pack in your child’s lunch box or brown bag for … Continue reading

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After-Hours Care Now Available to MMG Pediatric Patients

The Meriter Pediatric After-Hours Clinic opened today to assist busy families and assure easy appointment access beyond regular clinic hours. Staffed by Meriter Medical Group (MMG) pediatricians, the clinic is open to all patients age 0-18 who have a MMG primary … Continue reading

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Setting Realistic School Lunch Expectations

Back to school is on the mind of almost every parent this time of year. For some, it’s a source of stress (“I’ve been to 3 stores and no one has a pencil box that’s smaller than 8×5 inches!”), for … Continue reading

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Learn How to Live Well with Chronic Pain

Join us for a FREE informative session for people with chronic pain organized by those who have experienced chronic pain. Chronic pain can affect mood, sleep, ones’ ability to work, perform daily activities and relationships with family and friends. Join … Continue reading

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