Wondering About Cord-Blood Banking?

We have recently had some questions about cord-blood banking. Actually, we think this is a pretty important issue, although the question is often a moot point by the time the child is born and we get involved. However, we put together an explanation of the process and...

Auvi-Q recall

As many already now, there has been a recall issued on all Auvi-Q epinephrine auto-injectors.  These patients are being advised to contact us regarding a replacement prescription.  The Sanofi company is supposed to pick up the costs. Details are available here:...

True Story

A professional colleague recently gave me permission to share this story: Her children were visiting their grandparents when one child developed a fever. The grandmother properly reached for the Junior Motrin bottle and, following the directions on the package, gave...

Sunscreen For Children

As we get into the warmer months, many parents ask about sunscreen for their children. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends: •Sunscreen for ALL children over 6 months of age. •Sunscreen should be “broad-spectrum” and protect against both UVA and UVB rays...