Health | Stamford Moms

Health

How to Keep Your Feet Happy & Healthy This Winter!

How to Keep Your Feet Happy & Healthy This Winter!

Did you know that doctors have been seeing an increase in foot injuries and other issues during the pandemic? Moms especially are prone to everything from toe fractures to chronic aches and pains. We asked Sean Peden, MD, foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon and assistant professor, orthopedic foot and ankle specialist, Yale School of Medicine, to explain why he’s seeing more moms in his office than ever—and how we can protect our feet.

Back to School: Getting Kids Active!

Back to School: Getting Kids Active!

Dr. Samantha Smith, pediatric orthopedist, at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital provides tips on how kids should approach becoming active again for fall sports through stretching and slowly increasing their exercise levels.

Checklist for a Happy & Healthy Back to School!

Checklist for a Happy & Healthy Back to School!

Our parent company, The Local Moms Network spoke to Dr. Michelle Chung, a clinical psychologist who works with YourMomCares. She is sharing helpful information, including how social media is contributing to mental health concerns in children and adolescents.

Making A Return To Sports After The Pandemic

Making A Return To Sports After The Pandemic

As we all anxiously await the end of this dreadful pandemic, we look forward to what 2021 will bring us. Click here for information from Dr. Joshua Frank at OrthoConnecticut what he has learned over the many years in sports medicine about a sudden change in activity in terms of increasing the risk of injury!

Coastal Orthopedics Re-Opens Darien Office

Coastal Orthopedics Re-Opens Darien Office

Coastal Orthopedics is reopening their Darien location on Mondays and Tuesdays at 36 Old Kings Highway South. Get evaluated by our fellowship-trained board certified specialists, including Dr. Bast, Dr. Soojian and Dr. Lynch. Find out more, here.

Join The Stamford Moms Network Community

Stay up-to-date with what is happening in-and-around the Stamford community with local events, community highlights, and exclusive deals.