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Adult Immunizations: Take Your Be​st Shot Against Disease 8825/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxAdult Immunizations: Take Your Be​st Shot Against Disease Adult immunizations are the safest, most effective way to protect you against potentially life-threatening diseases such as hepatitis A and B, pertussis and tetanus, and cervical cancer.​If you thought the only vaccine adults need is a flu shot, then think again. “There are a whole host of adult vaccine-preventable diseases you should be aware of,” says Melanie Mouzoon, M.D., Managing Physician of Immunization Services and Travel Medicine at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic.
Annual Physical Exams for Student Athletes9195/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxAnnual P​​hysical Exams for Student Athletes​My teens need sports exams to participate in an athletic league. My pediatrician reco​mmends they have an annual physical. Would that also count as a sports exam?​Paula Schlesinger, M.D., a board-certified physician specializing in Pediatrics and Adolescent Care at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, discusses physical exams for student athletes.
Are Your Kids' Immunizations Up to Date?10015/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxAre Your Kids' Immunizations Up to Date?“This is a good time to beat the back-to-school rush to meet elementary and middle-school immunization requirements,” says Debra Luben, M.D., F.A.A.P., a board-certified Pediatrics physician at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic.Dr. Luben summarizes immunization requirements for public and private schools.
Avoid Drowning Keep Kids Safe Around Water9595/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/Health-Information/PublishingImages/keep-kids-safe-around-water.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Avoid Drowning: Keep Kids Safe Around WaterStay within arm's reach and never take your eyes off of young children in or near waterPediatrician Dr. Kelly Coleman discusses pool safety.
Avoid Going Nuts over Childhood Food Allergies10125/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxAvoid Going Nuts over Childhood Food AllergiesSigns to look for and precautions to take.Kelsey-Seybold pediatrician Anjana Dhingra, M.D. and allergist Eric Sandberg, M.D. break down what signs parents should look for to determine if your child has food allergies.
Back to School Safety Tips10145/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxBack to School Safety TipsWhether your school-age child walks, bikes or rides the bus to school, be sure to go over basic safety rules.You can help prevent common school-related accidents and injuries by following a few practical tips to help make your child's school year a safe and productive one.
Breast Milk Is Best8975/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxBreast Milk I​s BestBreastfeeding offers many health benefitsPediatrician Teresa Romero, MD, discusses the benefits of breast milk. Learn the difference between breast milk and formula and what's best for your child.
Can I Fat-proof My Child10295/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspx​Can I 'Fat-proof' My Child?My 7-year-old is overweight and I’m worried he’s heading toward obesity. How can I fat-proof my child?Pediatrician Kemba Baker childhood obesity.
Getting Your School age Child Back on Track after Vacation9175/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxGetting Your School-age Child Back on Track after VacationIf your child has uttered these words after vacation, you're not alone. Returning to the rigorous pace of school life after a break from school can be challenging for children - and parents.Returning to the rigorous pace of school life after a break from school can be challenging for children - and parents.
Good Nutrition on the Go9185/27/2018 8:57:01 AMtxtFalseaspxGood Nutrition on the GoHow do you balance your busy work schedule and prepare a balanced diet for yourself and your family? How do you balance your busy work schedule and prepare a balanced diet for yourself and your family?


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