Parent Resources

Non-Urgent Requests

Hand Washing:

A Powerful Antidote to Illness

Hand washing may be the single most important act you and your child have for disease prevention.

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Learn the Signs.

Act Early.

Developmental Milestones

Skills such as taking a first step, smiling for the first time, and waving "bye bye" are called developmental milestones.  Learn how to look for developmental milestones and what to do if you're worried about your child's development or think there's a problem.

 

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 Featured Resources:

Radio show for the parents

The Parent's Journal with Bobbi Conner is a weekly national radio series for Moms & Dads. It features interviews with America's best pediatric, child development and pregnancy experts. The program also includes practical parenting tips from real Moms & Dads across the country—who share their parenting wisdom and experience with other parents. (mp3's available)

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Island Coast Pediatrics Achieves NCQA Recognition

We are pleased to announce that The National Committee for Quality Assurance informed our practice that we have received NCQA Recognition from their Patient-Centered Medical Home program.   (read more)

 

 

 

What's new:

Food & Health corner by our dietician Cristine Bertochi:

Lactose Intolerance

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