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2014-03-01 23:03:29

In response to an article published by Naperville Sun Times, Dr. Demetrios Gabriel, a Brooklyn pediatrician, says it’s essential for parents to step in and plan healthy diets for their children. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 01, 2014 Dr. Demetrios Gabriel, a Brooklyn pediatrician, responds to an article published on February 19 by Napervillesun.suntimes.com, which encourages parents to teach their children about proper diet planning. According to the February 19th article published by...

2014-01-10 23:23:07

Dr. Marylee Mundell, co-owner of Pediatric Care Group, P.C. - PCG Kids - pledges the total $15,000 prize to help Autism and Special Needs Children in the Philly area if they are awarded the top prize. Please vote for PCG at Philly Business First Award; a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Special Needs Philly.org. Jenkintown, PA (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Firstrust Bank has selected Pediatric Care Group, P.C. - PCG Kids - as a top 20 finalist in their coveted Philly’s Business...

2013-12-10 23:33:10

16 Summit Medical Group practitioners are named to the 2013 list of parent recommendations as their "kids' favorites" and published in New Jersey Family magazine. Berkeley Heights, NJ (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 New Jersey parents nominated 16 Summit Medical Group health care practitioners as their "kids’ favorites,” as published in the December 2013 issue of New Jersey Family magazine. From hundreds of parent nominations around the state, the magazine selected their...

Early Limited Formula Helps Babies Keep Weight, Mothers Breastfeed Longer
2013-05-14 06:00:13

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends healthy mothers and their infants should breastfeed exclusively for the first six months of life. However, high levels of infant weight loss early on often causes mothers to switch over to formula. A new study from researchers at the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) has found limited amounts of formula can combat weight loss in the first few days after birth and extend...

2013-04-09 23:04:52

More than 1 million kids get sick from norovirus each year. Teaching children basic sanitation and using simple precautions at home can protect them from this dangerous stomach virus. Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 09, 2013 Norovirus sends more than one million children under age five to the doctor each year. Texas Pediatrician Dr. Marta Katalenas, advises parents to establish a regular routine of sanitary precautions that can dramatically reduce the risk of infection from norovirus. According to...

2013-03-25 23:04:41

Childhood obesity is at epidemic levels and leads to diabetes, asthma, and even learning disabilities. Dr. Katalenas today announces a simple prescription to solve childhood obesity at home by asking “how good?”, “how much?”, and “how often?” Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 25, 2013 Dr. Marta Katalenas, noted pediatrician and author of “The Step Up Diet: From Scratch... The Quality, Quantity, and Timing Solution to Childhood Obesity”, will speak...

2013-01-22 23:00:49

The Pediatrician Westminster, Colorado families go to for their kids´ everyday health and nutrition needs is making an even bigger push to get as many kids vaccinated against the flu this winter. Indian Crest Pediatrics, who also offers immunizations for tetanus, measles, mumps, and chickenpox among other diseases, is encouraging families to get their regular flu vaccinations to keep both the kids and their parents happy and healthy for the new year. Westminster, Colorado (PRWEB) January...

2012-10-15 11:27:08

ATLANTA, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Craneware, Inc., the healthcare market leader in automated revenue integrity solutions, today announced that, as part of its 2012 Craneware Cares program, employees supported the Villa la Paz (House of Peace) Center for Destitute and Sick Children in Peru to help children whose families are unable to afford medical treatment. As part of Craneware's corporate responsibility efforts, two teams of "Leadership in Action" volunteers spent a week in Peru and...

2012-04-24 06:26:22

MENLO PARK, Calif., April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VORT Corporation, publisher of best-selling assessment materials for early childhood professionals, announced today its new, interactive parenting tool: PPOD(TM) (Parents & Pediatricians Optimizing Development). Today's parents of infants and toddlers want improved ways to nurture their child's development and to communicate more effectively with their child's pediatrician. Many parenting resources, such as WebMD's Baby App, provide...

2012-03-23 06:22:28

SAN ANTONIO, March 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- San Antonio pediatrician Dr. Brooks Hagee treats infants and talks to their families about a myriad of medical issues. But in addition to being a pediatrician, Hagee is also mother to 20-month-old daughter Caroline. When Caroline was five weeks old, Hagee noticed her daughter had flatness in the back of her head, her forehead bulged out and one side of her face seemed fuller than the other. (Photo:...