Treating Children WELL

  • Talk-Vaping

    Talk to your Children about “Vaping”

    October 1, 2019, 09:41 AM by Kyle Shelton, DO
    Using e-cigarettes is sometimes called “vaping”. Some teenagers may talk about “Juuling”, which refers to the name of a company that produces electronic cigarettes. Parents may find it difficult to discuss vaping and other risky activities with their children. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers tips for parents on how to communicate with children and adolescents.
  • Post-Internet-Safety

    What You Need to Know about Internet Safety

    August 19, 2019, 17:10 PM by Laura Fitzgerald, 4th Yr. Med. Student
    Help promote safe internet use among Adolescents. In the era of social media over-sharing, educate your kids on the value of privacy. While online friendships can be a healthy part of adolescent development, keep an eye on what digital platforms your child is visiting and who your child is talking to. (click on title to read the full article)
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    Traveling Abroad

    April 25, 2019, 15:45 PM by UTMB Pediatrics
    Traveling Abroad? Have you made travel plans yet? Taking care of your health is an important part of your travel plans. UTMB Pediatrics has an Adult and Child Travel Clinic that provides travel medicine consultations and vaccinations for travel to high risk areas.
  • Download Breastfeeding Guide in English or Spanish

    April 17, 2019, 14:34 PM by Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute
  • Saca el mayor provecho de las consultas del bebé con el doctor (desde el nacimiento hasta los 11 meses)

    April 17, 2019, 14:23 PM by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    Durante el primer año de vida, el bebé debe tener 6 consultas preventivas con el doctor o la enfermera.
  • Make the Most of Your Baby’s Visit to the Doctor (Ages 0 to 11 Months)

    April 17, 2019, 14:17 PM by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    Babies need to go to the doctor or nurse for a “well-baby visit” 6 times during their first year.
  • Influenza Alert Fall 2018

    October 1, 2018, 00:00 AM by Janak A. Patel, MD
    The flu season is already here.
  • Calendario de Inmunización

    October 1, 2018, 00:00 AM by CDC
    Calendario de Inmunización