Not so nice, Head Lice!
Head lice are a common problem that usually effects school-aged children and their families. They can attach to the hair of anyone’s head. It doesn’t matter if the hair is clean or dirty. Though head lice may be a nuisance, they don’t cause serious illness or carry any diseases. Head lice can be treated at […]
July 28, 2020read more
At Pathway Pediatrics we strive to create a “Medical Home” for our patients and their families. The concept of a medical home was initiated by the American Academy of Pediatrics in the 1960s. As technology has evolved, organizations that look at the quality of medical care have begun to further define what constitutes a medical […]
June 4, 2020read more
Face Mask for Children
Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19 To protect ourselves and others from COVID-19, the CDC now recommends cloth face coverings be used when outside. But what about children? Continue reading for answers to some frequently asked questions about cloth face coverings and children during the COVID-19 pandemic. Why are people wearing cloth face coverings right now? Since […]
May 13, 2020read more
Are Your Kids Catching Enough Z’s?
Sleep is a very important part of a child’s physical and mental development. It affects alertness, memories, moods, behavior, and learning abilities. Establishing good sleep practices will not only aid in proper development, but also provide a much easier daily routine at home. How much sleep does my child need? If these numbers sound unattainable […]
May 7, 2020read more
With the recent changes due to COVID-19, children are out of school and daycare. Many children are being cared for by parents that are simultaneously attempting to work from home. Distraction for even a moment can be disastrous in many ways, one of which is ingestion and/or contact with a poisonous substance. Most poisonings occur when […]
May 5, 2020read more
With the recent concern of COVID-19 in our communities Pathway Pediatrics has increased guidance for our asthmatic population. Our team is working diligently to assess the need for a customized ASTHMA MAINTENANCE PLAN for each of our patients. We are currently offering TELEHEATH visits with one of our providers to develop your child’s asthma maintenance […]
April 14, 2020read more