“The problem with quotes on the Internet is that it is hard to verify their authenticity.” - Abraham Lincoln.
Yes, it’s funny - until you consider the ramifications of “I read it on the Internet, so it must be true” within ... Read More
It can be a parent’s most terrifying moment - when your child suddenly exhibits symptoms that are intense, difficult to understand and uncommon. Diagnosis can be challenging, treatment not widely known and ... Read More
Lately, there are elements of your child’s behavior that you just don’t understand. They may have come on suddenly, or the perplexities may have been creeping in for awhile. While your son scores brilliantly on standardized ... Read More
Pardon our pun, but we’ve seen a “rash” of hand-foot-and-mouth (HFM) disease cases in the last few weeks. This viral infection is contagious but HFM is generally a mild condition requiring home care and a little TLC to ... Read More
It’s sunny, hot and muggy - the perfect time to make an appointment for your child’s flu shot! Protecting your child from influenza can help in so many ways, from as simple as not missing school days to as serious as ... Read More
It’s back-to-school time and we here at Alzein Pediatric Associates know you want your child to be as successful as possible throughout the year. As a parent, you know your child’s strengths and ... Read More
When your child has a painful earache, you just want it fixed. You may be much less concerned about what actually caused it. However, learning the difference between a “typical” ear infection, acute otitis media, and swimmer’s ear, ... Read More
While summer is a time of sun- and water-filled days, it’s also a time of sleepovers, popcorns and movie watching at night. While the convenience of on-demand, downloading and streaming means we ... Read More
Fourth of July is a day to celebrate our beautiful country’s independence, picnic with family and community and of course, end the day watching the skies light up with all those glorious fireworks.
At Alzein Pediatric Associates, we enjoy every minute ... Read More
We celebrate dads every day at Alzein Pediatric Associates, but today especially we want to praise them for the positive effects they have on their children. Being an involved, compassionate dad benefits ... Read More