Blog Articles

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

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?

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
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 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