An Essential Guide to Sports Physical Exams

An Essential Guide to Sports Physical ExamsSports Physical Exams are an important part of pediatric care and a requirement in numerous states. For young kids, this may seem unnecessary. However, the physical evaluation can be an excellent chance to address any concerns or issues that may affect your childs ability to participate fully in his/her chosen sport. They usually occur when kids and teens plan to start a physical sport or before a new season. Read more here…

Advertisements

4 Things to Look for from Pediatric Physicians

4 Things to Look for from Pediatric PhysiciansPediatrics is an area of medicine that directly manages the health and well-being of children from birth to around 21 years of age. No child is the same, and what is right for one might be terrible for another. Having access to an experienced and trusted pediatrician will take some of the worry out of parenthood. The Pediatric Physicians will either practice general pediatric medicine or specialize in certain field, such as asthma, behavior, sexual health, and nutrition. Read more here…

4 Pros of School Physicals for Your Family

4 Pros of School Physicals for Your FamilyAs the summer slowly starts winding down, thoughts will soon start turning to the start of the school year. This can be both an exciting and worrying time for child and parent alike, especially in the junior years as your child starts becoming more independent. That is why it is always comforting to know there are options available to make sure your child is developing into a healthy and active member of the school community. One option, for this, is a school physical. Read more here…

Steps to Provide Good Newborn Child Care

Steps to Provide Good Newborn Child CareNewborn child care involves protecting the baby from potentially harmful germs and situations, while also giving a lot of affection. Physical touch is helpful for a baby to feel comfortable and be healthy in mind and body. Visiting the pediatrician every few months will allow caregivers to gain information regarding their child’s health and a chance to ask questions. It is not always easy, but with the help of a pediatrician, the caregivers can ensure that a child moves through the newborn stage without issues. Read more here…

Pediatric Specialists can Help make Acid Reflux in Children Curable

Pediatric Specialists can Help make Acid Reflux in Children CurableAlthough acid reflux is commonly seen in adults,it can affect children as well, and they may not be able to tell you. Eatingtoo much food, eating foods that can increase stomach acid, or laying down tooquickly after eating can all cause acid reflux in any agegroup. By improving eating habits with healthier foods and smallermeals, among other changes, the reflux issues should get better.Acid reflux will make infants and young children feel in pain, but itcan be reversed as soon as it is identified by making the rightlifestyle changes. Read more here…