Category: Newborn care

16 May2022May 16, 2022 5:11 pm
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Checkup Checklist: First Birthday

Checkup Checklist: First Birthday

​​​​​​Happy first birthday to your baby! That little bundle you first held is now a budding toddler, soon to take their first steps (if they haven’t already). Be sure to share all your proud-parent moments with your pediatrician. Here’s what you can expect at the 12-month checkup: ✅ Immunizations At the 12-month visit, your baby...

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.

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...

15 Dec2021December 15, 2021 12:01 am
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Holiday Gatherings During COVID-19

Holiday Gatherings During COVID-19

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.

17 Sep2021October 19, 2021 8:32 pm
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Newborns & COVID-19

Newborns & COVID-19

Question My partner and I got COVID-19 vaccines while I was pregnant, but is it safe for our newborn to be around unvaccinated people? Shetal Shah MD, FAAP- healthychildren.org Congratulations on the birth of your new baby! And kudos for getting fully immunized against COVID-19 during your pregnancy. This protects you—and also passes along protective...

04 Dec2016January 19, 2021 3:14 pm
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Childhood Illnesses: Roseola

Childhood Illnesses: Roseola

Yet another illness that is incredibly common for kids, especially those in the junior high school. But this one should not be of a big concern to you, as most likely your child’s roseola symptoms will be so minor that. Assuming that you will go the easy way and choose a theme for your WordPress...