As the community opens up slowly, children will be faced with seeing everyone wearing masks, as well as needing to wear a mask themselves. Here is some guidance to help your child feel good about seeing and wearing masks while in public. … Continue reading
Well Child Checks For ALL AGES
We are now scheduling all well child checks for all ages! If your child is due for a well child check this summer, please call our office at 585-426-4100 to schedule!
Are You Nervous About Coming Into the Office? … Continue reading
Students Entering 6th, 7th or 12th Grade in Fall 2020
It is now time to call the office to schedule a well child visit if you have a child entering 6th grade, 7th grade or 12th grade in the fall of 2020. … Continue reading
DROWNING IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF UNINTENTIONAL DEATH IN CHILDRENAGES 1-4
Below are tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics to protect children from drowning.
Never leave children alone in or near the pool or spa, … Continue reading
On October 23, 2017, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a new piece of legislation stating that children who are younger than 2 years of age must be rear-facing while riding in a motor vehicle. This will go into effect on November 1, … Continue reading
Back to School Tips – from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
MAKING THE FIRST DAY EASIER
Parents should remember that they need not wait until the first day of class to ask for help. … Continue reading
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of multiple products. Please click below for the complete list. … Continue reading
Did You Know…
All children less than 4 feet 9 inches tall should be riding in a booster seat in the back seat.
You may be thinking… “isn’t it at a specific age when my child can come out of a booster seat?” … Continue reading
The FDA is reminding parents and other caregivers not to put babies in sleep positioners. These products—sometimes also called “nests” or “anti-roll” products—can cause suffocation (a struggle to breathe) that can lead to death.
These are a couple of examples of unsafe sleep products available for infants:
A few REMINDERS:
NEVER use infant sleep positioners. … Continue reading