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 [...]

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 [...]

July 2017

Pediatric Associates Foundation to Host Free Community Water Safety Event

2017-07-07T11:14:31+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Did you know? Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional death among children ages 1 to 4. The Pediatric Associates Foundation is proud to partner with Cox Media Group for the first annual Splash Your Way to Safety event on Saturday, July 15 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at The Lagoon at Castaway [...]

April 2017

Recall Alert: Mylan EpiPen and EpiPen Jr

2019-04-25T09:52:35+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

The United States has joined the list of countries covered by a voluntary recall of EpiPen auto-injectors for anaphylactic shock on account of a defective part that may result in the device failing to inject a potentially life-saving dose of epinephrine, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced today. Mylan, the company that [...]

March 2017

It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate for Flu

2017-06-11T14:04:36+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Health Alerts, Health and Wellness, Uncategorized|

Flu season is in full swing. Our offices are prepared to help you protect your children from the Flu. It is critical that all Floridians get the flu vaccine to protect against infection and help prevent the spread of seasonal flu to others. It is never too late to vaccinate - get your flu shot. [...]

November 2016

Pediatric Associates Foundation Hosts its 3rd Annual Awareness event on December 8th

2017-06-11T14:04:36+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The 3rd Annual Pediatric Associates Foundation awareness event will be held on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at The Forge, Miami Beach. Guests will enjoy a reception with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. In addition, we will recognize Make-A-Wish Southern Florida for the important work they do in the South Florida community. For more information visit http://www.pediatricassociatesfoundation.org. [...]

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