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Pink Eye: Why you shouldn’t worry

Pink Eye: Why you shouldn’t worry

 

Irritation, redness, and a watery discharge are just some of the symptoms of conjunctivitis, or “pink eye”. In her latest blog, Dr. Jaime Friedman explains how common it can be, especially in younger children. It’s not serious, as Dr. Friedman reassures, and parents should not to be too concerned.

Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG), in partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, is dedicated to offering outstanding healthcare for your kids, from birth through age 18. One visit to our website can help you find a doctor, explain why CPMG is right for you and allow you to view videos on our doctors and other health topics.

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The Dreaded Ear Infection

The Dreaded Ear Infection

Although childhood ear infections are fairly common, not all kids need antibiotics to help clear them up. This helpful article covers everything from what causes ear infections, how to treat them and when a child may need ear tubes.

Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG), in partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, is dedicated to offering outstanding healthcare for your kids, from birth through age 18. One visit to our website can help you find a doctor, explain why CPMG is right for you and allow you to view videos on our doctors and other health topics.

We’re also very social! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Holiday decorating – safety first!

Holiday decorating – safety first!

From mistletoe to poinsettias, there are many beautiful holiday plants you can use to decorate your home. Did you know that some of them can be toxic for kids and animals? Review our list to learn which ones are safest for your family.

Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG), in partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, is dedicated to offering outstanding healthcare for your kids, from birth through age 18. One visit to our website can help you find a doctor, explain why CPMG is right for you and allow you to view videos on our doctors and other health topics.

We’re also very social! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Holidays and teen depression

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The holiday season is upon us, and while it’s a happy time for celebrating with family and friends, it can also be a difficult time for others. If you’re wondering if your teen’s moodiness is a sign of something more serious, Dr. Rachel Gianfortune’s video will answer all your questions. Getting a proper diagnosis and treatment plan for your child will help ensure a happy holiday for your whole family.

Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG), in partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, is dedicated to offering outstanding healthcare for your kids, from birth through age 18. One visit to our website can help you find a doctor, explain why CPMG is right for you and allow you to view videos on our doctors and other health topics.

We’re also very social! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Doctors and oversharing-Post from Children’s Physicians Medical Group

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Doctors and oversharing

Finding the balance between being a neutral professional and sharing personal experiences with patients is almost impossible. In Dr. Jaime Friedman’s latest blog, she shares her thoughts on how she remains “human”, while taking the very best care of her patients she can.

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.

Kids and heat

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Kids and heat

Summer may be over and the kids are back in school, but for San Diego, we can expect at least another month of hot, sunny days. In a recent blog post, Dr. Jaime Friedman explains that kids are actually more vulnerable to heat-related illnesses than adults. Parents of student athletes and all active children should learn about the signs, symptoms and how to treat heat-related conditions.

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.

Back to school, back to routine…

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Back to school, back to routine…

One of the best ways to ensure your child’s school year gets off to a great start is to help them establish a healthy routine. Follow these tips in Dr. Gina Rosenfeld’s latest blog to guarantee the new school year will be a success!

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.

The Lowdown on Sunscreen

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The Lowdown on Sunscreen

Lotion or spray? What SPF number is best for your kids? Is “organic” sunscreen really organic? We’ve got the answers to your questions! Dr. Jaime Friedman’s latest blog covers all the bases to help you choose the best sunscreen this summer. Read her full blog HERE.

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.

Healthy Summer Habits for Kids from CPMG

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Healthy Summer Habits for Kids

Summer’s just around the corner, and that means some much deserved down time for the kids. But too much down time can also lead to too much screen time, or unhealthy snacking. Dr. Jaime Friedman recently appeared on the KUSI Morning News with some tips on keeping your children active, engaged and snacking smart all summer long! Check out the video HERE.

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.

Why is my child barking? It could be croup!

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Why is my child barking? It could be croup!

The difference between a cough due to cold or a cough due to croup is very distinct. Croup, which is an infection that causes the vocal chords to swell, causes a cough that sounds like a bark. In Dr. Jaime Friedman’s latest BLOG, she explains very thoroughly the symptoms and treatment for this common ailment.

For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.


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