The start of a new year is a great time to help your children focus on forming good habits. Making New Year's resolutions can be a fun way to do this! Keep reading for fun and healthy resolutions for kids based on age.
Marquita Lyons-Smith is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who treasures working with children. Marquita has been part of the Kids First team since 2012 and looks forward to serving you and your precious children. Marquita sees patients in our Raleigh location.
Helping to make your family safer, stronger, and more harmonious may not require a complete overhaul, but rather a few strategic tweaks. Here are some concrete and tangible parenting goals you can set for the year ahead.
A COVID vaccine is available for children ages 5 and up, and boosters are now authorized for those 12 years and older. Vaccines for children aged 6 months and up may be authorized next. Clinical trials are underway for children aged 6 months to under 5 years old. COVID vaccines and boosters are available at your local health department, hospital or pharmacy.
Lauren is a pediatric nurse practitioner, who loves working with families and their children from infancy through adolescence.
Everyone can play a role in protecting those at higher risk of severe illness as we gather together this holiday season. If you'll be celebrating with unvaccinated children and other higher-risk loved ones, keep these tips in mind to help minimize exposure to COVID-19.
Kids will always be kids, but their toys have changed―and it can be overwhelming! Read tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics.