"KidsFirst” is a blog, hosted by the Duke Department of Pediatrics, that provides high quality information to families on a wide range of important child health topics.
August 17, 2018
Dr. Gabriela Maradiaga Panayotti, assistant professor of pediatrics and medical director of the Duke Healthy Lifestyles program, and Dr. Richard Chung, assistant professor of pediatrics, discuss the importance of breastfeeding.
July 15, 2018
Duke Children's pediatricians Dan Ostrovsky, MD and Richard Chung, MD discuss a wide range of summer safety topics, including insect borne diseases and repellents, sunscreen, water safety as well as tips for enjoying a safe Fourth of July holiday.
March 19, 2018
M. Anthony Moody, MD, chief medical officer for the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI) discusses important topics related to immunizations with Richard Chung, MD, medical director of the adolescent medicine program.
December 8, 2017
Sujay Kansagra, MD, director of the pediatric neurology sleep medicine program, and Richard Chung, MD, director of the adolescent medicine program, discuss the importance of practicing good sleep hygiene.
October 20, 2018
Duke Children’s pediatricians Richard Chung, MD and Sujay Kansagra, MD, discuss the prevalence of bullying behaviors and the wide-ranging and substantial consequences they can have.