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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

 

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
November 04, 2018
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We anticipate the Monday madness after daylight saving time change every year.  Even the one-hour change each fall can have a significant impact on our daily functioning.  This U of M article has helpful advice on miminizing the disruption.  

Knowing it’s time to “fall back” can set parents into a panic. A pediatric sleep expert offers tips for surviving and thriving during the annual adjustment...more

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
October 17, 2018
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Happy (and SAFE) Halloween!!

Here's a quick refresher on Trick-or-Treating safety rules. 

(From the Cleveland Clinic) 

Every parent's guide to safe trick-or-treating. #halloween #infographic

By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
September 13, 2018
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The FDA has taken action against the use of e-cigarettes, acknowledging that they have become an "epidemic" among youth and have serious safety concerns. 

The American Academy of Pediatrics says the FDA should have done even more.  READ MORE

 

E-cigarette studies bust safety myths

Melissa JencoNews Content Editor
 

Two new studies on e-cigarettes showed they contain cancer-causing chemicals and are associated with future cigarette smoking in teens.

University of California, San Francisco researchers who authored the studies raised concerns about the attractiveness of e-cigarettes to youths in light of the growing evidence they are unsafe.

E-cigarettes and toxic compounds READ MORE 

The American Academy of Pediatrics agrees:

Vaping: Dangerous, Available & Addicting READ MORE

 
 
 
By contactus@orchardpediatrics.com
August 21, 2018
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A Mom asked about her child's foot odor in the office today.  She's probably not the only parent with this concern.  Here are several ways you can manage this stinky problem.