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When to Call Your Pediatrician for Childhood Illnesses

2024-04-12T08:14:05-07:00April 12th, 2024|Blog|

As a parent, it’s very important that you know how to handle common childhood illnesses and when to call your pediatrician. Some illnesses can be handled with remedies at home, but some require the intervention of a doctor. Younger children are more likely than adults to get common sicknesses like colds. In fact, according to the National Library of Medicine, children catch between six and [...]

4 Physician-Approved Tips to Help Your Child Avoid Catching the Flu

2024-04-08T05:09:00-07:00April 8th, 2024|Blog|

When flu season hits, no parent wants to deal with a miserable, sick child at home for weeks. According to the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, on average, every year, 20 thousand children under the age of five are hospitalized due to flu complications. By being proactive, though, you can take decisive steps to decrease the chances your kids come down with influenza. A local [...]

Overcoming Your Child’s Fear of the Doctor

2024-03-14T06:37:46-07:00March 14th, 2024|Blog|

One of your main goals as a parent is to keep your child healthy. That means you need to take them to the pediatrician. But what if your child is terrified of going to the doctor? They could start screaming the second you leave the house. This is something that they need to overcome, otherwise it's something that could linger into adulthood. Here are some [...]

How to Teach Your Child Proper Hygiene and Health Safety

2024-01-27T05:49:38-07:00January 27th, 2024|Blog|

It's important to establish good hygiene and healthy habits in your child from an early age. According to National Geographic, every day, the average person encounters thousands of different germs, including children. As a parent, you play a pivotal role in teaching kids care and helping your child develop routines that will benefit them throughout their life. Here are some tips on how you can [...]

Why Younger Children Get Colds More Often Than Adults

2023-11-17T12:37:07-07:00November 17th, 2023|Blog|

It's a common observation that young children seem to catch colds much more frequently than adults. In fact, according to the National Library of Medicine, the average preschooler can expect to get six to eight colds per year, while adults only average two to four colds annually. You may be asking your child's pediatrics team why this is the case. There are several reasons why [...]

How Often Should Babies See a Pediatrician?

2023-10-20T11:36:31-07:00October 20th, 2023|Blog, Doctor Visits|

Being a new parent can be exciting, but it can also be overwhelming. There's a lot of information that you have to take in and remember, especially if this is your first child. Medical care provided by a newborn care physician is extremely important to ensure your new baby is healthy and hits their developmental milestones. Here's some information that you need to know in [...]

A Basic Guide to Understanding Mental Illness in Children

2023-09-18T10:41:48-07:00September 18th, 2023|Blog|

When your child is born, one of the first things that you think of is that you want them to be happy. It can be hard to see them go from being a cheerful child to someone in discomfort with the world around them. According to SAMHSA, roughly half of the time, a child will show signs of a mental health disorder before they turn [...]

How ADHD Is Diagnosed in Children

2023-09-11T11:47:44-07:00September 11th, 2023|Blog, Kids|

ADHD, short for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, is becoming more common nationwide. According to Brookings, around 6.8% of kids aged 3-17 are diagnosed with ADHD. Many parents wonder if specific behavioral issues also stem from a child having this disorder. Here’s how children may be diagnosed with ADHD. Pediatrician The first step is often to head to the pediatrician. A pediatrics doctor will speak with [...]

3 Ways to Teach Your Child Self-Care

2023-08-15T10:20:36-07:00August 15th, 2023|Blog, Kids|

The world is moving at a fast pace. Children are living in a completely different world than many of us grew up in and this has led to an increased mental health problem among our youth. According to SAMHSA, one in six children has experienced a major depressive episode. It's important to teach your child self-care and ensure your child has routine child wellness checks [...]

How to Increase Your Child’s Immune System Health

2023-07-17T11:34:23-07:00July 17th, 2023|Health|

As your little ones grow, their immune systems are constantly evolving. That's why it's important as a parent to do everything you can to make sure they're staying healthy. Here are some things your local kids' physicians would recommend to keep your child's immune system healthy. Healthy Diet The best way to be healthy is by making sure that you're eating healthy, nutritious, clean foods [...]