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COVID-19 Mar 17th, 2020

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Remember… Flu Shot Jan 7th, 2017

ABC Pediatrics Fresno Seasonal Flu Vaccination* Protect yourself and your family. Get a flu shot. The seasonal flu is more serious than the common cold and is easily transmitted to others. Everyone should get a flu shot every year. It can help protect you from getting sick and keep you...

Positive Parenting Tips Jan 20th, 2013

Positive Parenting Tips Infants (0-1 year of age)  Toddlers (1-2 years of age)  Toddlers (2-3 years of age)  Preschoolers (3-5 years of age)  Middle Childhood (6-8 years of age)  Middle Childhood (9-11 years of age)  Young Teens (12-14 years of age)  Teenagers (15-17 years of age)

Poor Weight Gain in Babies and Children Jan 7th, 2013

4) Poor Weight Gain in Babies and Children How do I know if my baby is not gaining enough weight? — Your doctor or nurse will tell you if your baby is not gaining enough weight. At each visit, he or she will weigh your baby. Then he or she will compare...

Patient information: Vitamin D for Babies and Children Jan 7th, 2013

3) Vitamin D for Babies and Children Why is vitamin D important for babies and children? — Babies and children need vitamin D to grow normally and develop healthy bones. What can happen if babies and children don’t get enough vitamin D? — Babies and children who don’t get enough vitamin D can get a condition...

Patient information: My Child is Overweight Jan 7th, 2013

2) My Child is Overweight How do I know if my child is overweight? — Your child’s doctor or nurse will tell you. He or she will measure your child’s height and weight and use those measurements to calculate a number called the “body mass index” or “BMI.” The doctor or nurse...

Patient information: Breastfeeding Jan 7th, 2013

1) Breastfeeding Do doctors recommend breastfeeding for most babies? — Yes. Doctors recommend that, when possible, women feed their babies only breast milk until the baby is 6 months old. Breast milk has all of the nutrition that babies need until they are 6 months old. Breastfeeding can also help prevent babies...

Immunization for Children and Teens Jan 7th, 2013

Flu shots are given Tuesdays & Wednesdays. We currently are not allowing walk-ins, please call us to schedule an appointment . At ABC Pediatrics Fresno, we provide preventive care to help you stay well. Following screening and immunization guidelines can help you and your family plan your care. These guidelines are for...

Child Safety Information Oct 14th, 2012

I. Child Safety Seats Properly secure all children riding in your car before every trip. Thousands of children are injured or killed every year by safety seats that are improperly fastened by parents or caretakers. Remember, most collisions occur within a mile of the home – so buckle your child...