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Dan Brennan, MD

Joined: 11/07/2013
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Dr. Dan Brennan is a Board Certified Pediatrician and Certified Lactation Counselor. He is a graduate of UCLA, Albany Medical College and completed his pediatric training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in 2001.

Dr. Brennan is a native of Santa Barbara, proud father of two boys, health care columnist, distance runner, AYSO soccer coach and board member, Dos Pueblos Little League manager and board member, contributor to several national health magazines and websites (including Parenting, Baby Talk, Pregnancy and American Baby) and a medical consultant for the USA television show Burn Notice.

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What is Craniosynostosis?
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How to handle a fussy infant
Many parents notice that when their infants get to be 4-6 weeks of age they become...More
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Another Pertussis Resource
Here is a useful link to the California Department of Health website regarding...More
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Why immunizations are essential for the health of ...
Here is a well-written article about the importance of vaccines and the health...More
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Protecting your baby's skin from the sun
As summer approaches, parents often wonder how to best protect their babies from...More
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Bringing home a new sibling
Welcoming a new baby can be challenging enough, but introducing a newborn baby to...More
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Worried about an ingestion? Call 1-800-222-1222 f...
One of the scariest situations for a parent is the fear that your child may have...More
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Reply: Important recall information for popular OTC medic...
Excellent questions. The generic acetaminophen (Tylenol) and ibuprofen (Motrin)...More
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Important recall information for popular OTC medic...
McNeil - the makers of Infant and Children's Tylenol, Motrin, Benedryl and Zyrtec...More
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Blocked tear ducts
Here is an excellent review on blocked tear ducts .More
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