Pediatrics Blog

March 6, 2017
Hand Washing Techniques for Children | High Desert Pediatric Care

Hand Washing Techniques for Children

Hand washing is extremely important for children because it is the first line of defense against disease. Hand washing can effectively remove germs from the hands […]
February 22, 2017
When to Keep Children Home from School | High Desert Pediatric Care

When to Keep Children Home from School

It can certainly be a dilemma for parents who have a sick child. Many parents have no idea when they need to keep their child home […]
February 15, 2017
Urgent Care versus Emergency Room | Victorville Children Pediatrics

Urgent Care versus Emergency Room

A dilemma common to parents of sick children, particularly in the winter months when illnesses are more rampant, is knowing when to take the child to […]
January 16, 2017
Acid Reflux in Infants | Phelan Pediatrics Care for Newborns & Young Adults

Acid Reflux in Infants

It can be nearly impossible to determine what is causing a baby to be fussy. Outside of the usual complaints of having a dirty diaper, being […]
January 9, 2017

Understanding Antibiotics for Children

When a child becomes ill, often a parent’s first thought is of the need for antibiotics. However, this mindset is often quite inaccurate and does nothing […]
December 19, 2016
How to Deal with Pediatric Emergencies over the Holidays | Apple Valley Children Care

How to Deal with Pediatric Emergencies over the Holidays

With pediatric health conditions, parents may struggle to know what is a true emergency and what can wait until the next day when regular clinics are […]