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15 Apr2022April 15, 2022 4:37 pm
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Should My Child Still Wear A Mask?

Should My Child Still Wear A Mask?

Yvonne A. Maldonado, MD, FAAP Masks are still required in healthcare settings, and that includes Kids First Pediatrics of Raleigh and Clayton. However, New COVID-19 guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) outlines when communities and families should wear face masks in their day-to-day life outside of healthcare settings. Even in areas...

15 Mar2022March 15, 2022 3:53 pm
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Childhood Nutrition

Childhood Nutrition

In honor of National Nutrition Month, which takes place every March, Kids First would like to share this useful article.

15 Mar2022March 15, 2022 3:46 pm
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Youth Sports & COVID

Youth Sports & COVID

Having COVID-19 vaccines available for ages 5 and up is a game changer for many families. Being fully vaccinated can keep kids healthy for fun activities like youth sports. Kids First Pediatrics now offers a free COVID vaccine clinic. More info here.

15 Mar2022March 15, 2022 3:40 pm
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Infant Formula Recall

Infant Formula Recall

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration recently warned families not to use certain powdered infant formulas that may be contaminated​ with bacteria. Learn more about what you should know about the infant formula recall here.

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...