Fevers aren’t the bad guys. They’re the superheroes who kill the germs that can’t survive in higher body temperatures.
You don’t gamble with your child’s safety while riding in the car. Why would you gamble with your child’s health during flu season?
Weiss Pediatric Care is scheduling patients for weekday flu clinics from 8:00-8:45 am Tuesday – Friday, and 4:00 – 5:00 pm Monday -Thursday. Saturday Flu Clinics will be held on October 6th and 27th. Call our office today at 941-552.8341 to make an appointment. Here’s to a safe and healthy flu season ahead!
Here are a few tips for minimizing the negative health implications of red tide, especially for those with asthma and other chronic respiratory problems.
While antibiotics are a wonderful tool to fight disease, sometimes they can also prove to be harmful. Dr. Weiss shares the facts about antibiotics and explains when to treat and when cautious observation is the best approach.
Weiss Pediatric Care is delighted to feature a guest blog from the Counseling and Academic Services Department at Out-of-Door Academy that provides parents with a context and even the words for talking to kids about this tough subject.
It’s not too late to reduce your children’s risk of getting the flu. While our flu vaccines are far from perfect, they are the best way to prevent kids from getting sick from the flu.
We asked Weiss Pediatric Care’s go-to expert, Dr. Robert Weiss, to give us short answers to complex questions about flu. What you need to know about flu diagnosis and treatment for your children right now.
Though never a welcome guest, if your child comes down with a “bug” over the holidays, fever may just turn out to be your holiday’s super hero, helping your child get better faster!
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!