Month: February 2022

18 Feb2022March 16, 2022 10:48 pm
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Free COVID Vaccine Clinic

Free COVID Vaccine Clinic

Kids First Pediatrics of Raleigh will offer COVID-19 vaccinations every 3 weeks on Saturday at the Raleigh location. Please call us (919-250-3478 ) to schedule appointments. Vaccinations are for current Kids First patients only. ⁠ Upcoming Dates: Saturday, March 19th at Raleigh Saturday, April 9th at Raleigh ⁠

14 Feb2022February 14, 2022 10:29 pm
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How To Talk About Mental Health With Your Child

How To Talk About Mental Health With Your Child

Children, teens and families are navigating difficult times. Sometimes it can be hard to tell whether day-to-day stress is getting the best of us, or when something more serious may be going on. In either case, talking with your Kids First provider is a great place to start. Starting the conversation Many pediatricians check for...

14 Feb2022February 14, 2022 10:31 pm
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Infant Safety

Infant Safety

Safety for Your Child: Birth to 6 Months Did you know that hundreds of children younger than 1 year die every year in the United States because of injuries — most of which could be prevented? Often, injuries happen because parents are not aware of what their children can do. Children learn fast, and before...

14 Feb2022February 14, 2022 10:23 pm
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Omicron & Kids

Omicron & Kids

Does omicron affect children differently than other COVID variants, and how concerned should I be? Answer ​​​Omicron has proven to be the most contagious COVID-19 variant of the pandemic so far. The main difference with Omicron is the sheer number of kids getting sick at the same time. Without vaccines and boosters for younger children,...