Your Child and Dry Skin

It’s the Season for Dry Skin With the onset of winter comes the potential for your child to develop dry, itchy skin. Change in temperature from going from the outside cold air to heated inside air and lack of moisture in the air can cause skin to feel tight, itchy, or flaky. In most children,…

American Academy of Pediatrics Car Seat Guidelines Pediatric Care Group

New Car Seat Guidelines

One of the most dangerous places for a child is riding in the car. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, “car crashes remain a leading cause of death for children. Over the last 10 years, 4 children under 14 and younger died each day.” On August 30th, The American Academy of Pediatrics released new…

Pediatric Care Group Jenkintown Sunscreen Protection

Staying Safe Under the Sun

With summer here, everyone is spending more time together in the sunshine. Before you head outside, make sure you’re aware of the potential threats the summer rays can pose to you and your family. Follow these tips to make sure your children are protected from those summer rays. Sunscreen: One of the most important ways…