Five Things Pediatricians Want Dads to Know About Parenting

This LA Times report has an important message for Dads:  “Pediatricians have a message for fathers: You’re more important to your child’s health and well-being than you — and we — might have realized.”

“After assessing more than a decade’s worth of psychological and sociological research, the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a new report about fatherhood and the things doctors can do to help the nation’s 70 million dads reach their full parenting potential.

Fathers aren’t just back-ups for moms. Their presence in their children’s lives is beneficial in and of itself.”

Read the full LA Times story HEREhttp://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-fathers-pediatricians-20160613-snap-story.html