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Panic Attacks and Anxiety in Pediatrics

Anxiety disorders, including panic attacks, are among the most common mental health issues affecting children and adolescents. While it’s natural for young individuals to experience occasional stress or worry, persistent and overwhelming feelings of anxiety can significantly impact their daily lives and well-being.  The complexities of panic attacks and anxiety in pediatric populations, including their […]

Pediatric Heat Stroke: Understanding the Risks and Prevention

As temperatures rise and extreme weather becomes more frequent, the risk of heat stroke in children escalates, making it essential for parents, caregivers, and communities to be well-informed about the dangers and preventive measures.    I. Understanding Pediatric Heat Stroke What is heat stroke and its causes? Heat stroke is a severe and potentially life-threatening condition […]

Jaunice and Bilirubin in newborns

Jaundice is a yellowing of the skin and sometimes the white part of the eyes.  It is caused by an excess of a chemical called bilirubin in the blood stream. Bilirubin builds up in the blood stream naturally and is filtered out of the body through the liver.  In newborns, it takes a few days […]

How Can I Tell if My Child Has an Ear Infection?

Ear infections are one of the most common childhood illnesses. Up to 80% of children will have an ear infection before they turn 4 years old. While most ear infections are viral and clear up on their own within a few days, there are some things you can do to help your child feel better […]

Knowing the Signs of Chickenpox

Chickenpox, also known as varicella, is a highly contagious viral infection that primarily affects children. Vaccination has significantly reduced its incidence in recent years, but it’s still important for parents and caregivers to be aware of chickenpox symptoms and prevention strategies.  Understanding Chickenpox According to the CDC, chickenpox is caused by the varicella-zoster virus (VZV). […]

How to Keep Kids Healthy During Cold & Flu Season

As we head into the blisteringly cold winter months, we’re reminded that cold and Flu season is well underway. The winter chill brings freezing temperatures, snowy conditions, and coughs and sniffles. Many respiratory viruses, like RSV, Influenza, and COVID-19, peak in activity during these months. As a parent, you want to do everything possible to […]

How to Prevent Illness When Kids Go Back to School

Sending your child to school after summer break is both exciting and nerve-wracking. With the start of a new school year comes the increased risk of illnesses circulating among children. At Hello Pediatrics, we understand the concerns parents have when it comes to their child’s health. That’s why we’re here to provide practical strategies to […]

Effective Strategies for Managing Your Child’s Behavioral Health

Your child’s behavioral health is vital for their overall well-being and development and is a direct result of their emotional state and mental health. As a parent, you play a crucial role in developing positive behavioral management at home and emotional intelligence in your child. With the help of licensed and highly qualified Pediatricians and […]

Impetigo – Understanding and Managing Skin Infection in Children

Impetigo is a common skin infection that primarily affects children. It is characterized by itchy, red sores that can be both uncomfortable and contagious. As a parent, it’s important to be well-informed about this condition to recognize the symptoms, understand its causes, and implement effective treatment strategies. We will explore the details of impetigo, providing […]