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Your child wants a WHAT??

January 5, 2018 9:15 pm

“Body Art” –  Is It A Good Idea ??         Tattooing and body piercing seems to be a commonplace occurrence in that among young adults, about 38 % have a tattoo and about 23 % have a body piercing... View Article

Read, Read, READ!!!!

May 23, 2017 6:43 pm

  Children have forgotten!  They have forgotten about books. . . . how they feel, how they smell, what it is like to read one late at night tucked in bed or how the world and all its adventures are just a... View Article

E-Cigarettes are safe, Mom…..right??

January 18, 2017 1:54 pm

WRONG !    And these items have become intensely popular ! A study in southern California in 2014 documented that, after a 20-year decline in smoking prevalence, there was a dramatic upswing in combined cigarette/e-cigarette usage. The study revealed that 1... View Article

What?? Holiday Stress??!!

December 6, 2016 2:51 pm

  Hoo-ray! The holidays are upon us!  We think about them all year long, plan weeks in advance,  make endless lists to achieve the perfect holiday season  and they come and go in the blink of an eye.  Then what? ... View Article

All About Asthma

October 19, 2016 6:25 pm

  Asthma is a pulmonary condition that may be responsible for minimal symptoms or great distress requiring an alteration in one’s lifestyle. Typically, but not always, there is a family history of difficulty with asthma.   Often beginning in the... View Article

July is for Independence!

June 24, 2016 7:21 pm

Children are naturally independent.  They desire to do things on their own.  My daughter initially reminded me of this by saying, “My can do it!” and my son spontaneously tried things on his own.  My heart wanted them to always... View Article

Put Some “Spring” in Your Step!!

February 4, 2016 1:59 pm

March 20th is officially the first day of spring. This is the perfect time to get outside, breathe in some fresh air and shake off the “stillness” we have been stockpiling all winter. However, we all need to play outside... View Article

Holiday Fun

December 23, 2015 3:51 pm

Our practice definitely takes our business very seriously when it comes to caring for your precious children. But when the work is done, we definitely know how to put the stethoscope down, put away the band aids and enjoy spending time together as a... View Article

The Big-3

November 11, 2015 9:42 pm

We are in the midst of the Big-3. What is the Big-3, you ask? Well, it is simply the top 3 major holidays that children (and adults) love most!…Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. During the Big-3, this is a 3 month... View Article

My tummy hurts

October 29, 2015 1:49 am

The dreaded stomach virus will happen to all us.  Vomiting is scary to children and distressing to parents but there are things you can do at home to help your child. Usually a stomach virus starts out with vomiting.  This... View Article