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June 2019

The P.A. Pulse – Staph Infection

2019-06-03T09:51:14+00:00 June 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|

STAPH INFECTIONS Staphylococcus aureus, called “staph” for short, is one of the most common germs found on people’s skin and in their noses. Most of the time it doesn’t do any harm. But sometimes staph gets into the body and causes an infection - commonly referred to as a "staph infection". This infection can be minor [...]

April 2019

Recall Alert: Kids II Rocking Baby Sleepers

2019-04-30T08:09:49+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The children’s product company Kids II has recalled 700,000 rocking baby sleepers after the deaths of five infants who had used the rocker while unrestrained. Kids II, which manufactures baby product for brands such as Baby Einstein, Ingenuity, Bright Starts and Disney Baby, is offering consumers a refund for their recalled baby rockers, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission [...]

Measles Outbreak Hits Record High

2019-04-25T13:29:44+00:00 April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there have been multiple outbreaks of measles in the U.S. From January 1 to April 11, 2019, 555 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 20 states (www.cdc.gov/measles/cases-outbreaks.html). This is the second-greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since measles was eliminated [...]

Recall Alert: Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play

2019-04-25T09:50:32+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

The federal Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fisher-Price are recalling all of the company's Rock 'n Play Sleepers, with the commission linking the product to over 30 infant deaths in 10 years. The recall will impact about 4.7 million sleepers, the commission said. "I'm urging parents to stop using this product immediately and to [...]

Pediatric Associates Fort Lauderdale South is Now Open!

2019-04-16T09:33:09+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Pediatric Associates is excited to announce the opening of our new location – FORT LAUDERDALE SOUTH – which will begin serving the surrounding communities on Monday, April 1!The office, located on South Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale, will operate as a general pediatric location with after hours for sick-only visits in the evenings and on [...]

The P.A. Pulse – Scabies

2019-04-02T08:41:02+00:00 April 2nd, 2019|The PA Pulse|

Scabies Scabies is a very itchy, contagious skin infection caused by microscopic mites that burrow into the skin’s upper layers and cause a rash. It is an infection that occurs not only in children, but in people of all ages. Symptoms The most common symptoms of scabies are itching and a skin rash. The rash [...]

January 2019

More Screen Time for Young Kids Now, Poorer Development Later?

2019-04-25T10:06:42+00:00 January 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Higher levels of screen time were linked with poorer developmental outcomes in children, a Canadian retrospective longitudinal study found. In a sample of over 2,000 mother-child pairs, higher levels of screen time for children at age 2 was significantly associated with lower scores on developmental tests at age 3, and higher screen time at [...]

The P.A. Pulse – Fever

2019-04-25T10:00:42+00:00 January 14th, 2019|The PA Pulse|

FEVER The word fever is derived from the Latin fovere, meaning to warm, and commonly means an increase in body temperature. A fever is a body temperature that is higher than normal. While the average normal body temperature is 98.6°F (37°C), a normal temperature range is between 97.5°F (36.4°C) and 99.5°F (37.5°C). Most pediatricians consider [...]

December 2018

Recall Alert: Infant Liquid Ibuprofen Sold at Wal-Mart, CVS and Family Dollar

2019-04-25T09:51:15+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Health Alerts|

Several lots of infant liquid ibuprofen are being recalled due to the bottles potentially containing higher concentrations of ibuprofen. Monmouth Junction, New Jersey-based Tris Pharma said the voluntary recall covers 0.5-ounce bottles of Infants’ Ibuprofen Concentrated Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID) 50 MG per 1.25 mL, sold at Walmart, CVS Pharmacy and Family Dollar. The medication [...]

November 2018

The P.A. Pulse – Nursemaid’s Elbow

2019-04-25T10:02:17+00:00 November 28th, 2018|Health and Wellness, The PA Pulse|

NURSEMAID'S ELBOW Nursemaid's elbow is a common painful injury of early childhood. It is sometimes referred to as "pulled elbow" because it occurs when a child's elbow is pulled and partially dislocates. It occurs most often in children ages 1 to 4, but can happen any time from birth up to age 6 or 7 [...]

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