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The Chicken Wing – A Tip for Holiday Health

December 1, 2017 | Health & Safety | 0 comments | Author:

Instead of spreading germs this holiday season, spread the word about the “Chicken Wing” – a strategy for keeping everyone healthy around the holidays and all year round too!


Our Holiday Hours

November 20, 2017 | Weiss Pediatrica Care - Announcements | 0 comments | Author:

The holidays are upon us! Here is a list of our scheduled closings, and how to reach us if you need us after hours.


A New Entrance to Your Medical Home

November 17, 2017 | Weiss Pediatrica Care - Announcements | 0 comments | Author:

The Colonial Oaks Boulevard entry/exit to our office is temporarily closed during a construction project. Please use Cattleman Lane, just north of Colonial Oaks Boulevard, during the construction period.


Influenza Season in Sarasota – A tale of two siblings

November 14, 2017 | Infant and Child Health | 0 comments | Author:

The flu has arrived in Sarasota and based on what has been reported from the other side of the globe where winter has come and gone and along with it, their flu season, this is expected to be an especially bad year for flu in this country. We are already beginning to see that prediction come true.


What Makes Weiss Pediatric Care Unique?

November 9, 2017 | Weiss Pediatric Care - About Us | 0 comments | Author:

Meet Elliot, Weiss Pediatric Care’s therapy dog. He is proof that skilled therapy dogs can play a vital role in creating an optimal environment for health and healing.


Time Change Tips for Great Sleep

October 31, 2017 | Sleep | 0 comments | Author:

Weiss Pediatric Care’s Certified Pediatric Sleep Specialist offers tips for ensuring that everyone has a just right sleep schedule as daylight savings time comes to an end.


Media and Screen Time for Young Children and Families – Ali Griffin, ARNP

June 30, 2017 | Parenting | 0 comments | Author:

Kids’ checkups include questions about screen time, social media, and electronic use….and for good reasons!


BABY-LED WEANING – Ali Griffin, ARNP

June 4, 2017 | Eating & Nutrition, Infant and Child Health | 0 comments | Author:

BABY-LED WEANING : Although fairly new in popularity in the U.S, different cultures worldwide have been using it for years.


Surviving Daylight Savings Time: A Goldilocks Story

March 7, 2017 | Sleep | 0 comments | Author:

As we “spring forward” one hour on Sunday morning, I can hear you groaning along with a deafening chorus of sleep deprived parents. While grown-ups adjust pretty quickly to the change, it can be a different story for kids.


Holiday Closings

November 14, 2016 | Weiss Pediatric Care - Anouncements | 0 comments | Author:

We’ll be closed for the following holidays – Thanksgiving, Nov 24 & 25; Christmas, Dec 26; New Years, January 2. But you can always reach us by phone for urgent concerns that can’t wait until the office reopens!