Childhood is the most active time in most people’s lives – they’re growing and learning everything about the world. All of that activity, curiosity, high energy, and developing immune systems make them especially prone to injuries and illnesses. Today it may be a scraped knee, tomorrow may bring a runny nose. For whatever non-life-threatening medicalRead More
Why Pediatric Urgent Care vs. Your Pediatrician?
Taking care of your children is one of your top priorities. So when health issues come up suddenly, it can be frustrating waiting several hours – or days – before being able to see your child’s doctor. Thankfully, there is another way you can get quality pediatric care without having to wait: pediatric urgent care.Read More
Are You Concerned about Dry Drowning?
Drowning is the third most common cause of accidental death in the United States, and children are particularly vulnerable. As would be expected, the rate of drownings increases in the summer months when more people are spending their leisure time near the water. However, parents should be vigilant all the time, because children left unattendedRead More
Why Parents Should Keep Open Communication with their Pediatrician
While many moms seem to make it look easy, parenting is not for the faint of heart. From pulling all-nighters with a fussy teething child to potty training, jam packed school and after school activities, moms (and dads) certainly have their hands full. And that’s also the reason moms and dads should be careful toRead More