Please help us support the women at Mercy Learning Center, many of whom are low income and struggle to provide necessities for their children. Donations of the following are most welcome: canned tuna fish canned chicken canned fruit cereal oatmeal … Continue reading →
Don’t wait till Summer. Book your appointment now! Now that Spring is here, believe it or not, Summer is right around the corner! During this time we see an unusually high demand for well exam appointments. This makes it very … Continue reading →
Each year the American Academy of Pediatrics update their car seat safety recommendations. You can read this year’s edition by clicking here.
We’re excited to announce Catherine Micinilio, APRN, IBCLC has joined the medical team at Pediatric Healthcare Associates. Catherine has been teaching our Prenatal Breastfeeding classes for the past 5 years and now is available for Breastfeeding Consultations in our Fairfield … Continue reading →
We have received a number of phone calls recently regarding Pertussis. Here is some useful information about it from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Click here
The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released a new tool to help create a Family Media Plan. We suggest sitting down with the whole family to create the plan together. The tool is simple to use and takes into account … Continue reading →
Does your child have the stomach bug? If so you need to read this article from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Click here to read Surviving the Stomach Bug: Truths and Tips for Parents.
We can’t thank you enough for the enormous amount of supplies and cards you generously donated for our troops this holiday season. Carol Weinshel was speechless when she saw the amount of donations collected. We filled her SUV 2 times … Continue reading →
Melissa Sestito, L.M.F.T. has joined the medical staff at Pediatric Healthcare Associates. Melissa is a licensed marriage and family therapist who graduated from Fairfield University with an M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy and the University of Delaware with a … Continue reading →
Flu season is upon us once again! We recommend that all patients 6 months and older receive the annual flu vaccine. The nasal influenza FLUMIST vaccine is not recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the Advisory Committee on … Continue reading →