Practical Tips for Mask Wearing This post is meant to provide some practical tips on mask wearing for teens and kids. As masks at school have become a reality for many, I just wanted to share some information about mask hygiene and skin care to help parents this fall. As always, parents can set the tone of a situation and encourage kids to have a positive attitude. I don’t think any of us love wearing these all day, but discussing them in a positive light with younger kids o
School or no school, fall 2020 One question that my partners and I are hearing on a daily basis is “should my child be going back to school in the fall?” I wish I could tell you that there is a one-size-fits-all answer, but there just is not. However, at The Pediatric Group, we do feel like the decision of local schools to start the school year in person is a good one for the majority of students. We have based this on recommendations from numerous resources, along with so
There are a few phrases that have become buzz words in our daily conversations, heard on every news show, and if you’re like me, you never want to hear again.
“These trying times”, “these unprecedented times”, “social distancing”, and by far my least favorite phrase of this covid era is “NEW NORMAL”!!! So bear with me as I attempt to write a brief explanation of how our office is trying to manage things during “these trying times” without overusing each and every one of t