Monthly Archives: January 2018

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Is this flu shot working?

  • Posted on Jan 29, 2018

It’s too early to know how effective this year’s vaccine is. Early reports said it was only 10% effective but more recent reports are more promising. In Pediatric News, an author (Kristina Bryant MD) published

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I need help

  • Posted on Jan 19, 2018

They told me that he didn’t bother to stop at the front desk.  He barreled through the door to the back office and stood with a tiny bundle in his hands.  “I need help…my baby’s not breathing

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Preventing germ spread at the doctor’s office

  • Posted on Jan 17, 2018

Pediatricians are notorious germaphobes. When I sat down for lunch with a pediatrician whom I hadn’t seen for years, we greeted each other by simultaneously offering each other hand sanitizer. The last thing we pediatricians

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7 Tips to Eat More Veggies

  • Posted on Jan 10, 2018

It’s the new year! Is one of your resolutions to eat more veggies? If not, it should be! And here are some tips to help! 1. Eat vegetables with every meal. Yes, even breakfast. 2.

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Did you know?

  • Posted on Jan 9, 2018

In 2011 Dr Bob Mendonsa and his wife Julie started an orphanage in Kenya. Dr Mendonsa was one of the orthopedic specialists that we used to refer to…he worked at Orthopedic Associates. This couple, from

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