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March is National Nutrition Month, a nutrition education and information campaign created annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and...read more
What is Whooping Cough? Whooping cough, or pertussis, is known for uncontrollable, violent coughing which often makes it hard to breathe. After coughing fits, someone with pertussis often needs to take deep breaths, which result in a “whooping” sound....read more
It's unfortunate that National Folic Acid Awareness Week is only recognized for just a week. Folic acid is important for women year-round! The CDC urges all women who can become pregnant to get 400 micrograms of folic acid every day to help reduce the risk for serious...read more
Practice Reading Out Loud to Children this Holiday Season With the holidays and school break coming up, now is the time to think about scheduling some time for reading out loud to children. As a parent, reading books out loud with your kids is an effective way to help...read more
Learn How to Tell the Difference Between the Cold and Flu It's that time of year when children become more susceptible to getting sick. But how can you tell if your child has a cold or the flu? Both are due to infections that contaminate the...read more
Let’s talk about some basic ways you can avoid the flu this season. Here are some facts from the CDC: The Flu Is Contagious Most healthy adults may be able to infect other people beginning one day before symptoms develop and up to 5 to 7 days after becoming sick....read more
At Sun Pediatrics, our goal is to make a difference in the lives of children by providing quality health care in an environment built on knowledge, innovation, integrity, and fun! We believe in open and direct communications, and strive to understand your child’s...read more