August 2014

Children's Health

Children’s Health
 

Any parent will tell you that the health and well-bing of their child is most likely the most important thing in the world to them. So is the health of your child a most important priority to us.

In this section we will look at some of the most common health problems associated with childhood. Our goal is to inform parents so that they can 1) Prevent future problems, 2) so that they will understand the signs and symptoms of these common childhood problems, and 3) so that they will have answers that can help them reduce their anxiety act sooner and protect the well-being of their child.


You and Your Sick Child:

My Child is Sick What Do I Do
My Child as a High Fever What Do I Do To Control It
My Child has Nausea, Vomiting and/or Diarrhea
Ear Pain and Ear Infections
Appendicitis
Chicken Pox
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
What About Head Injuries
Fungal Infections of the Skin
You, Your Child and Antibiotics


Preventing Future Problems:

Recognizing Communicable Diseases
Preventive Services Ages 0 to 6
Preventive Services 7 to 17 Years