Living Well

PEDIATRICS

December, 2022

Postpartum Mood Disorders, are common and can impact the health of parents and family. It is estimated that one in six women and one in 10 men will experience postpartum depression or anxiety disorder.

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Building Resilience to Stress in our Kids!

Stress can occur at any age; even children can experience it. Whether it’s school, extra-curricular activities, or social relationships, learning stress management skills can be helpful. Here are some suggestions to help alleviate stress in children and ways to help them cope as they get older.

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It’s That Time of Year Again, Flu Season!

Influenza, or the flu, can cause mild illness in most healthy children but can be more severe in children with underlying medical conditions. Good hygiene and receiving the influenza vaccine can make a big difference in your child’s health. This article provides more information on what to expect from the influenza vaccine.

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Social Media and Internet Safety:

Social Media and Internet safety is a valid concern for parents. With nearly limitless ability to connect online, it is important to set rules and boundaries and educate children on potential dangers.

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$89 Full Exam & Cleaning

Dental well-checks are an important part of your child’s oral health—but life is busy. We get it. For a limited time, we’re offering an $89 check-up for new patients. This visit includes everything your child needs to get caught back up: exam, x-ray, cleaning.

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Sick Season and Fevers

Returning to school after summer vacation is exciting; however, it is a time when children are prone to catching bugs. Fevers can be especially concerning. In this article, you’ll learn more about fevers and treatment options.

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