Meg Meeker MD

Dr. Meg Meeker is a pediatrician, mother of four, best-selling author of six books, and the country’s leading authority on parenting, teens, and children’s health. She has practiced pediatric and adolescent medicine for 25 years while also helping parents and teens to communicate more deeply about difficult topics. Her work with countless families served as the inspiration behind her new, groundbreaking book, The Ten Habits of Happy Mothers: Reclaiming Our Passion, Purpose and Sanity. Dr. Meg has spoken nationally on teen health issues, and has made numerous appearances on nationally syndicated radio and TV programs. This article was originally published by, and has been abridged and reprinted with permission.