RSV is the acronym for Respiratory Syncytial Virus, and it usually peaks from November through March. It is an especially dangerous virus for children younger than two years old and seniors. If you have a young child and especially one that was born premature, … Continue reading
Yearly Archives: 2023
As parents, your role in your child’s health is crucial. There are key things that you can do as a parent that can have a significant impact on preventing childhood obesity.
Tip 1…. Nurture Healthy Eating Habits for Your Child
By keeping healthy foods readily available, … Continue reading
We are approaching the time when kids and parents start preparing for going back to school. As the time nears, there are numerous tips to prepare and get your kids off to a great start, including Westside Pediatric’s back to school guide. … Continue reading
A fever in children is quite common, and it’s not necessarily dangerous in most cases. A fever is considered 100.4 or higher, and it’s the body’s way of providing a defense from viruses or bacteria. To treat or not to treat and how is the question. … Continue reading
View this video to learn how to set up your child’s patient portal.
Click here to watch our patient portal setup video … Continue reading
Just as adults need to see their physician at least once a year for a wellness visit, so do children. You wouldn’t hesitate to take them if they are sick, but it’s just as beneficial to take them when they are not. … Continue reading