The holidays are upon us which means parties and events packed with food, food, and more food! Did you know 1 in 13 school children have an allergy to at least one food? Risk of accidental exposure to allergens is especially heightened during the holiday season thanks to the amount of homemade foods that are present at holiday events. Read More

Yes! We see newborns. Being a new parent can come with a lot of excitement. Whether your day is full of surprises or you have your baby’s schedule down to a tee, there can come a time when you are wondering if your little one may be crying due to simply being hungry or if he/she is feeling a bit Read More

It’s 6:30 pm on a Tuesday and your child says their ear hurts really bad. You know that your Primary Care Pediatrician is closed, so what do you do? You don’t want to take your child to the Emergency Room for an ear ache, but you also want to do something to stop the pain. That’s where we come in! Read More

Although Halloween maybe a memory of the past, your kids may still have remnants of candy hanging around or have just come out of a sugar coma. Considering, a small detox could be a wonderful idea. So how do you get everyone on board? Try these ideas. Model Kids often follow what they see. Consuming and favoring healthy foods are Read More

In just two short days the streets will be filled with happy trick-or-treaters decked out in their best costumes. Unfortunately every year you see the headlines of people dangerously tampering with Halloween Candy, so this week’s blog has some simple steps to follow to make sure your Halloween treats are safe this year. Feed them before: If they have a Read More

Avoid or lower your child’s risk of catching common colds this fall. The air is cooling and every now and then, in Florida, we are getting a little less that “hot” temperatures. For the rest of the country who’s already experiencing consistently cooler weather you know that can mean colds on the rise. Here are a few precautions to help Read More

Flu season is here! How can you keep your children and yourself healthy? This week’s blog is dedicated to educating you on how to conquer this year’s flu season. Last year, on set of flu season was significantly earlier than expected and many people were not prepared to tackle this virus. Because there are so many strands of influenza, it’s Read More

When we think of fall we likely are not thinking of allergies. However, fall allergies are still a challenge for about 75% of people that are allergic to spring plants. Ragweed is the most common but both mold and dust mites can be the culprit of runny noses, wheezing and sneezing. RAGWEED Ragweed, the most common trigger usually starts up Read More

After-Hours Pediatric Urgent Care Open In Orlando Excited to branch into the Orlando market, Your Kid’s Urgent Care opened their 5th location on E. Michigan Street to serve children ranging from newborn to 21 years old in the Conway Community and surrounding areas. Orlando, FL – October 2, 2018 – Your Kid’s Urgent Care, based in St. Petersburg, FL announced Read More

Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) make not ring a bell but simply put, it’s a medical diagnosis arising out of selective eating. Many kids go through a picky eating phase at a young age but some never outgrow it, which is when this disorder can become a more of a reality. ARFID risk factors also interact differently from person Read More