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The Dangers of a Concussion

The Dangers of a Concussion

If your child has a concussion, you shouldn’t take it lightly. Take a moment to learn how a concussion can threaten your child’s well-being, and find out what you need to do if you suspect the injury has taken place.
Feb 2nd, 2024

Tips for Starting Your Toddler on a Healthy Nutritional Path

It’s one thing to realize your child needs good nutrition, but it might be another when it comes to helping them start down the path of healthy eating. Here, we share some tips that can help you point your toddler in the right direction.
Jan 12th, 2024

Can My Child Have ADHD If They're Not Hyper?

Children with ADHD don’t always have signs of hyperactivity. That’s why it’s important to lean on our medical team for a professional diagnosis and guidance, so your child can receive the care and treatment they need and deserve.
Dec 5th, 2023
Help! My Teen Is Getting Aggressive

Help! My Teen Is Getting Aggressive

As your child becomes a teenager, you might notice a change in some of their behaviors. However, if they become aggressive, you may want to consider seeking help. Learn more here.
Oct 2nd, 2023
Our Favorite Foolproof Baby Sleep Hacks

Our Favorite Foolproof Baby Sleep Hacks

If you’re looking for ways to help your baby fall asleep and sleep well, we have some game-changing tips for you. Read on to learn about some of our favorite sleep hacks that should help your baby (and you) have a peaceful night's rest.
Aug 2nd, 2023

5 Things to Consider When You Start Introducing Solids

Ready to introduce cereal and mashed fruits and veggies? Transitioning your baby from breast milk or formula to solid foods is a brand new step that needs careful consideration. Read on to find out where to start.
Jul 2nd, 2023
Is There Any Way to Keep My Child from Having ADHD?

Is There Any Way to Keep My Child from Having ADHD?

Though it seems that ADHD has become more common in children, there are ways you can help reduce the risk of your child developing this disorder. Let’s take a look at some of the steps you can take.
Jun 1st, 2023
Newborn Poop: What's Normal?

Newborn Poop: What's Normal?

As a new parent, you’re introduced to learning a number of things about your newborn — including their poop. How do you know what it should look like, and why is it changing colors? Find out here.
Apr 1st, 2023
Why Won’t My Baby Stop Crying?

Why Won’t My Baby Stop Crying?

Taking care of a newborn can be fulfilling and challenging at the same time. One of those challenges might be that your baby cries all the time. Keep reading to find out what might be the cause and what action to take.
Mar 1st, 2023
What No One Ever Told You About Jaundice

What No One Ever Told You About Jaundice

If you’ve heard about jaundice, but don’t know all the facts, we can help. This common condition can be easily diagnosed and treated, if needed. However, most cases resolve on their own in a few days. Continue reading to learn more.
Feb 2nd, 2023
Help! My Child Suffered an Injury After Hours

Help! My Child Suffered an Injury After Hours

It’s easy to panic when your child experiences an injury outside of normal “business” hours, but we can help. Here are some solutions to help you know how to navigate through these times when you feel unsure, nervous, or maybe even scared.
Dec 1st, 2022
Well-Child Visits: What to Expect at Your First Appointment

Well-Child Visits: What to Expect at Your First Appointment

Getting prepared for the birth of your child can be one of the most exciting times of your life. Once your baby is born, watch their development and health closely, beginning with their first well-child visit. Let’s look at what you can expect.
Oct 1st, 2022
3 Types of ADHD and How They Can Affect Your Child

3 Types of ADHD and How They Can Affect Your Child

If your child is having behavioral issues that seem to be beyond their control, they may be struggling with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Learn about the three types of ADHD to help better understand your child and next steps.
Sep 1st, 2022
Understanding How to Feed Your Child the Right Nutrition

Understanding How to Feed Your Child the Right Nutrition

It isn’t always easy to know what nutritional choices to make for your child. Learning what they need is a step in the right direction. In this post, we’ll discuss those needs as well as a few other tips that may help you.
Aug 1st, 2022
Knowing When to Pursue After-Hours Care

Knowing When to Pursue After-Hours Care

If your child becomes sick or injured after normal office hours, it isn’t always easy to know what to do. Keep reading for guidance on finding out when to call and when to bring your child into our practice for after-hours medical attention.
Jul 1st, 2022
5 Benefits of Telemedicine

5 Benefits of Telemedicine

If you have a sick child who needs a quick diagnosis and remedy, but you can’t get to the doctor’s office, telemedicine might be your answer. Here, you’ll learn what telemedicine is and discover the many advantages it offers.
Jun 1st, 2022
What to Expect at Your Newborn's First Visit

What to Expect at Your Newborn's First Visit

When you have a newborn, you should schedule their first doctor’s appointment just three to five days after their birth. The timing of this visit is important — not just for your baby, but for you, too. Read on to learn more.
May 1st, 2022
How a Child’s ADD Affects the Entire Family

How a Child’s ADD Affects the Entire Family

If you have a child with ADD, don’t let the challenges that this disorder can bring tear your family apart. With the right understanding, support, and plan, your family can stay close and strong together.
Apr 5th, 2022
Is Your Child at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?

Is Your Child at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?

With type 2 diabetes being a growing problem among children, you might have concerns about your child’s risk for developing this disease? Here, you’ll learn proactive ways to help them avoid it, so they can live a healthy life.
Mar 1st, 2022
Childhood Diarrhea: Common Causes and When to Seek Medical Care

Childhood Diarrhea: Common Causes and When to Seek Medical Care

Your child’s diarrhea should only last a day or two when dealing with a stomach bug. If it persists longer, they should see a medical professional right away. Keep reading to learn what causes diarrhea and when its symptoms are reason for concern.
Feb 1st, 2022
Tips for Kids with Asthma and Allergies

Tips for Kids with Asthma and Allergies

Watching your child struggle to breathe and not knowing how to help is difficult. Does your child have breathing problems from asthma or allergies? If so, keep reading to find out how to help your child when they’re affected by these issues.
Jan 16th, 2022
When Is Your Child's Fever Cause for Concern?

When Is Your Child's Fever Cause for Concern?

When your child has a fever, it isn’t always easy to know when they need medical attention. Here, you’ll learn about fevers, how to know when your child has one, and understand when it’s time for a physician’s care.
Dec 9th, 2021

Picky Eater

Do you have a picky eater at home? You are not alone. This is one of the most common concerns that parents have about their children. While there is no quick fix to this issue, there are some things that you can do to help your child overcome.
Aug 5th, 2021

Vaccines Are Essential

Northeast Pediatric Associates is committed to the continued delivery of newborn and well child care which includes vaccinations. The COVID-19 pandemic is rapidly evolving which has led us to develop new strategies in order to provide a safe encounter...
May 5th, 2021

Times have changed, bedtime should not.

Sleep is more important now that ever. Coping skills are more effective when a child’s body is rested and their schedule is consistent. A cranky, over active child or teenager suggests a lack of sleep.
Apr 5th, 2021

Teaching Children Life Lessons is a CHORE

Newborns enter the world without clothes, without judgement, without self-control and without a care in the world. It is not in their best interest to forgo maturation and never develop the skills needed to traverse life successfully.
Mar 5th, 2021

"5 Myths About Vaccines”

I am a firm believer in the ideal of individual freedoms. Freedom of speech, press, and religion are the cornerstones of what it means to be an American. Yet, as with any freedom, it is implicit those freedoms be exercised with responsibility.
Feb 5th, 2021