Braces are a major investment for families. According to a survey by the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics, the average price ranges between $5,000 and $6,000.
The 120,000-square-foot facility will house the majority of the pediatric outpatient specialty services. It features 65 exam rooms, primary care services, a calming room for sensory-sensitive children, colorful artwork and furniture, and much more. ...Read more 0
As a follow up to last month’s episode featuring a registered dietician, in the latest episode of aParently Speaking, host Miriam Conner discusses kids and nutrition with a parent panel made up of two local moms, Jenny Kerchenski and Kristin Walton. ...Read more 0
Not all sore throats are strep throats. Often, kids have a sore throat because of a virus, which will usually clear up without medical treatment. However, because strep throat is very contagious, infections happen most often during the school year when big groups of kids and teens are in close quarters. Learn the symptoms and treatment of strep throat, plus ways to make your sick child more comfortable. ...Read more 0
Whenever it’s time to go back to school my moms start thinking about school lunches again. It’s super important to make sure you are eating healthy at lunchtime. I can’t...
In an updated policy statement, the AAP recommends children remain in a rear-facing car safety seat as long as possible, until they reach the highest weight or height allowed by their seat. Previously, it specified children should remain rear-facing at least to age 2. ...Read more 0