By: Dr. Eric Levene, Chester Pediatrics (White Plains, New York) The Tide Pod Challenge has become a viral social media sensation. Teenagers are eating these laundry pods and posting videos of themselves on social media. They are then daring one another to follow suit. There have been ... Read More!
http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2018/01/13/newark-airport-measles-warning/ Officials: Possible measles exposure reported at O'Hare International Airport Measles is a highly contagious virus and is spread by air through coughing and sneezing. Measles usually starts with fever, runny nose, red eyes ... Read More!
By: Megan Hays, MSN, CPNP. Peconic Pediatrics (Riverhead & Southold, NY) December, January and February are the most common three months of the year for home fires. With this in mind, we have created a quick quiz to test your knowledge of important fire safety topics. See below for ... Read More!
By: Megan Hays, NP (Peconic Pediatrics, Riverhead & Southold, New York) Tis’ the season … to make a pediatric health safety checklist – and check it twice! The holiday season provides families with the perfect opportunity to visit or host friends and family, to provide children with new ... Read More!
By: Erica Singer, PA. Nutrition & Wellness- Allied Physicians Group (http://nutrition.alliedphysiciansgroup.com) One of the most difficult times of the year for those trying to stay healthy is the fall and winter holiday season. While the holidays are meant to be a time to get together with ... Read More!