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By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
January 28, 2019
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Another Snow Day?!  You don't have to be stuck inside.  You just need to  know how to play outside safely when it's bitter cold and snowy. 

This kinder care blog has the instructions you need to get outdoors and burn off some of your kids infinite energy! read more...

And this post from the American Academy of Pediatrics gives you more advice on winter weather risks and specific sports. read more...

Do we see a snow sculpture in your future?

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
January 18, 2019
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We know how frustrating and stressful it can be to instill healthy eating habits in our kids, especially when siblings have different body types or temperaments.  This article does a really good job of addressing the challenge. Read more...   

What MLK Jr. Day Can Teach about Healthy Eating

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
December 21, 2018
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FDA Warns Against Use of Teething Necklaces, Bracelets, and Other Jewelry Marketed for Relieving Teething Pain or Providing Sensory Stimulation: FDA Safety Communication 12/20/2018 

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As some of our parents have learned, we have been concerned about the dangers of  these products for quite a while.  The FDA is confirming the hazards of these products including choking and strangulation.  There are safer ways to make your child comfortable!! Read more....

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
November 28, 2018
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The Mom of an eleven year old girl with a limited diet due to food allergies brought up her concerns about her daughter's nutrition status this week. 

We hope this site is useful for her and for the many families with similar challenges.  It has easy to access information about nutritional needs, label reading and recipes. (Scroll to the bottom of the site for the recipes link.) More... https://www.kidswithfoodallergies.org/page/nutrition.aspx