CHILDREN ARE CONSTANTLY CHANGING. And while you as parents can’t anticipate every change, these Well Child Tips can prepare you for what lies ahead and help you raise a healthy and safe child.
Injuries are the leading cause of death of school-aged children. Most can be prevented. Be sure you know how to best protect your child from major common injuries.
Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis are serious diseases caused by bacteria. Diphtheria and pertussis are spread from person to person. Tetanus enters the body through cuts or wounds. Read below to learn more about these vaccines.
Children from four to six years old are beginning to develop their independence. Learn how to help and protect them during this time of exploration.
Polio is a disease caused by a virus. It enters a child’s (or adult’s) body through the mouth. Sometimes it does not cause serious illness. But sometimes it causes paralysis. Read below to learn all you need to know about the Polio vaccine
The power lawn mower is one of the most dangerous tools around the home. Both users of lawn mowers and those nearby can be hurt. To prevent lawn mower injuries in children ready the recommendations by the American Academy of Pediatrics
The user friendly patient portal offers many benefits, including private access to your child’s medical information online. Learn about the many reasons to sign up and how to get started.
The comprehensive developmental screening should be completed online prior to all well visits from age 1 month to 6 years, ADHD/ADD visits, and visits with behavioral concerns. This type of enhanced developmental screening is recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics and hailed as a major advancement in preventive care for kids.