Entries by Dr. Ashley Gilmer

Amber Teething Necklaces Are a Choking Hazard!

Amber necklaces are an extreme strangulation risk for young children. They have become almost common place among children in our practice. I am constantly reminding parents to take them off for fear of their young child choking on one of the beads or strangulating on the necklace itself. There is no proven benefit for the […]