Medical care at an urgent care center is not the same as care at an emergency room. So what’s the difference? How do you know when to go to urgent care or when you should head for the nearest hospital emergency room?
Monthly Archives: March 2017
Eczema is a common dermatological condition that can cause dry, red, itchy, and even painful, skin. According to the National Eczema Association, common eczema triggers in children include:
It’s never too early to start reading to your baby. Many mothers will read to baby while he is still in her belly. When I had my first baby, a teacher friend of mine told me that reading to your child can promote a love of learning and was the best thing we could do… Read more »
U.S. News recently named the Sarasota metro area one of the 100 Best Places to Live in the USA, ranking the area ahead of all other cities in Florida.
One out of every three American adults has prediabetes, and most of them don’t even know it. If you are age 45 or older, are overweight, and have a family history of Type 2 diabetes, or had diabetes while you were pregnant, then you have a higher risk of developing prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes.
Wondering how to tell your kids that a new baby brother or sister is on the way, and worried about how they will react to the news?
Over and over, we hear reports of older drivers who are involved in car accidents; mistaking the gas for the brake, not seeing a passing motorist or turning in front of oncoming traffic. We might shake our heads and wonder why people continue to drive beyond the point when they are safe behind the wheel.
Some pediatric health experts may have loosened the reins a bit on electronic media “screen time” for the youngest of children, but that doesn’t mean parents should rely on electronic devices as babysitters, one pediatrician says.