Good Evening Ladies and Germs! There's no doubt that as a pediatrician there's certain families you get to know better than others. Very often it's when the kids are younger and therefore more prone to getting fevers, ear infections, and other illnesses. They also have more frequent check ups and shots and so are [...]
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Good Evening Ladies and Germs! If you're familiar with my office then you probably know one of my first employees, Marianne. She's been with me for almost 10 yrs and is loved by parents and staff. Marianne is a motivated worker and brings a lot to the office. Not surprisingly, her daughter, Ari, is [...]
Good Evening Ladies and Germs! It doesn't matter why he's there.. what matters is that he's there and he needs you. I remember reading an article in Dear Abby (or was it Ann Landers?) when I was a teenager. A stepmother wrote in and divulged a story about her young stepson and herself. In [...]
Those of you familiar with 1950s television might understand that opening line. It seemed fitting considering the cold and flu season we have been enduring since the end of 2014 and thus a suitable introduction for Dr. B's blog. We have revamped our website and thought adding a blog written by Dr. B would be a good way to bring parents into the minds of our providers.
Every year, millions of children in the United States catch enteroviruses that can cause coughing, sneezing, and fever. This year, the enterovirus that is most commonly causing respiratory illness in children across the country is enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68). Take basic steps to keep your child from getting and spreading EV-D68. Infections with enteroviruses are usually [...]
What is measles? Measles is a highly contagious viral illness that usually consists of a fever and cough, followed by a distinct red, blotchy rash or skin eruption. Measles is the most contagious disease known. It is spread through coughing and sneezing (airborne droplets) from an infected child to another. It is also [...]