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Florence, KY 41042

Tips, Trends, & News

Parenting Tips – Some Night Time Potty Training Tips

Parenting Tips – Some Night Time Potty Training Tips

Night time potty training is usually for children under the age of 5 because their bodies are typically growing at such a fast rate that it can be hard for their bladders to keep up. Every child learns how to keep dry at night at a different age. In general children...

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Parenting Tips – Is My Child Really Too Sick for School?

Parenting Tips – Is My Child Really Too Sick for School?

Sometimes it’s hard to know if your child is really coming down with something or just suffering a bout of Monday-itis. In a perfect world, kids would never get sick, and they’d never miss a day of school. But it’s not a perfect world.. For safety’s sake,...

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Newborn Tips – When a Fever Really Maters in Your Newborn

Newborn Tips – When a Fever Really Maters in Your Newborn

Fevers in newborns under two months of age need to be monitored. Fever phobia is common among parents but most times these fears are unfounded. That all being said; very young infants ARE at high risk for serious infections, so quick care and medical evaluation can be...

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New Baby Tips – When, What, and How To Feed Your Baby

New Baby Tips – When, What, and How To Feed Your Baby

Trying to decide when to start solid foods for your baby can be confusing, you are not alone. We would like to take some time to go through some of the issues that can be overwhelming. The following comments are the most current evidence to the answer. When to Feed...

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FluMist is a Bit Better in Younger Kids…

FluMist is a Bit Better in Younger Kids…

The ACIP (Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices) recently recommended the live nasal mist flu immunization over the traditional flu shot for kids 2-8. Both types of vaccine do a good job at preventing a more severe case of influenza that may lead to...

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Another Case Against Retail Based Clinics

Another Case Against Retail Based Clinics

Let me start by saying how much I love nurse practitioners (I’m married to one!).  I think they are well trained and I think they can do an excellent job.  However, providing healthcare in a retail based clinic setting (those located in pharmacy, grocery and...

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Boston Marathon – Take 2

Boston Marathon – Take 2

Two years ago I trained hard to qualify for the Boston Marathon. After months of work, I did qualify and then trained extra hard to have a great race once I was there. And then, I was surprised to arrive in Boston during a heat wave. The temperatures during my race...

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Pediatrics of Florence

7409 U.S. Highway 42
Florence, KY 41042

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Walk Ins in the morning from 7:30-830 are cancelled.
Well checks in the morning.
Sick visits in the afternoon.
Behavior rechecks through telemedicine visits.

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