Monthly Archives: March 2014


Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book Funny with a message toddlers need to hear


S. Power (Austin, Texas, United States), Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! Don’t Stick Sticks Up Your Nose! Don’t Stuff Stuff In Your Ears by Dr. Jerald Altman is a great book to read to young children.The book rhymes and has a fun repetitive section which kids would enjoy repeating together and reenforces […]

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Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book Every Parent Should Own


Maureen, Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! Don’t Stick Sticks Up Your Nose, Don’t Stuff Stuff In Your Ears, is really a delightful help book for parents of toddlers. The pictures are enticing for youngsters, and the rhyming words draw their attention.We all know how little ones like to put things, where […]

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How to Teach Little Ones What Not to Stick in their Ears or Stuff into their Nose


It’s inevitable.  Children discover things by poking and prodding and often that begins with the face. Tasting everything that their little fingers can grab, and eventually, those things may end up in an ear or way up in a sinus cavity. Don’t believe it? Just look at some of my past blog posts to see […]

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Foreign bodies from a foreign country!


I am off to Me’Kele, Ethiopia where we will work alongside Ethiopian doctors examining and caring for the people of Ethiopia.  I don’t know if they put things in their ears and nose as often as the U.S. kids (and adults) do… we will see.  For those of you who aren’t 100% sure where Ethiopia […]

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Crayons in your EAR?


My patient, this 6 year old boy, didn’t know how these thin little crayons got into his ear!  They don’t seem to have feet on them, so I doubt they walked in there.  Nonetheless, a good rinsing out in the pediatricians office wasn’t successful at removing these from his ear.  Page 15 of Don’t Stick Sticks […]

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Not Weird At All!


Don’t Stick Sticks Up Your Nose!  Don’t Stuff Stuff In Your Ears! is loved!  https://www.facebook.com/QuirkyMomma got a hold of our book and loved it!  So far, dog food up a child’s nose and fish tank gravel in the nose were 2 of the most recent nasal foreign bodies reported after they mentioned our book.  The gravel came out on it’s own, […]

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Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book A fun, therapeutic approach to prevent foreign object insertions


Grady Harp (Los Angeles, CA United States), Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! Jerald S. Altman, MD and Richard Jacobson have created a charming, rhyming story for children (and frustrated adults!) about misplacement of foreign objects in improper orifices. Not only is it very entertaining and funny to read but it also carries […]

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Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book Excellent


Shirley Priscilla Johnson, Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! My first impression of this book was ‘Wow!” It is a sturdy, colorful book, with a ‘what is that?’ picture on the front. Definitely makes you stop and take notice. The story is geared towards children to help them understand it is not […]

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Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book Best book to keep your kids out of the ER!


Melissa, Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! Don’t Stick Sticks Up Your Nose is the most creative and informative yet fun book for children. My kids instantly gravitated to the pleasing illustrations while being mesmerized by the catchy lines. This is a very clever way to teach your children not to put […]

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Review on “Don’t Stick, Don’t Stuff” Book A fun educational read for the kids…


Dr. Oceanfront “Oceanfront” (Mountains of Arizona), Amazon reviewer, gives this 5 out of 5 stars! This is a very important book for toddlers and small children. The message is obviously, don’t stick things up your nose or in your ears!This is a smart way through the charming book to explain to your children why they should […]

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