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FAQ: Summer Break Health Tips for Kids Jun 17th, 2024

1. Why is hydration so important during summer? Hydration is crucial during the summer because the heat can quickly lead to dehydration, especially for active children. Drinking plenty of water helps regulate body temperature, maintain energy levels, and support overall health. 2. What are the best ways to protect my...

The Importance of Exercise for Kids: Let's Get Moving! May 14th, 2024

Why Exercise Matters: 1. Physical Health: Regular physical activity helps kids build strong muscles and bones, maintain a healthy weight, and reduces the risk of developing chronic diseases later in life. 2. Mental Well-being: Exercise isn't just great for the body; it's fantastic for the mind too! It boosts mood,...

Nourishing Little Minds & Bodies Apr 29th, 2024

We believe in laying the foundation for a lifetime of good health, starting with what our children eat. Nutrition plays a crucial role in not only physical development but also in cognitive function and overall well-being.   Color Your Plate: Encourage your child to eat a rainbow of fruits and...

Springtime Allergy Relief for Kids! Apr 16th, 2024

As the flowers bloom and the weather warms up, many kids start to experience pesky allergy symptoms. If your little one is sniffing, sneezing, or rubbing their eyes more than usual, they might be dealing with seasonal allergies. Here are some tips to help your child find relief:   Keep...

Healthy Habits for Happy Kids Apr 4th, 2024

As spring blooms around us, it's the perfect time to reinforce healthy habits for our little ones! Here are some tips to promote wellness and happiness in your children:   1. Get Moving: Encourage outdoor playtime and physical activity. Whether it's biking, hiking, or simply playing at the park, regular...

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine Feb 20th, 2024

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered dramatic changes throughout everyday life — and in the medical community as well. Not only are providers across the country postponing elective procedures, but many are also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of exposure to this highly contagious coronavirus.But what...

Second Practice Location in Grand Blanc/Flint now ready to serve you Feb 10th, 2024

We are thrilled to announce the expansion of Lapeer Pediatrics with the opening of Harastani Pediatrics, our second location in the Grand Blanc and Flint area! To check out our locations CLICK HERE

On-site Digital X-Ray Mar 26th, 2023

Offer convenient on-site digital X-ray to help diagnose bones, joints, chest and abdominal complaints.

Emergency guidance  Jan 26th, 2022

Emergency guidance  When to report to the ER or seek immediate medical attention*  Significant breathing concerns including gasping for air, difficulty breathing, labored breathing, or fast breathing. Inability to tolerate fluids for many hours. Significant drowsiness. Fever at or over 100.4 in a baby less than 2 months old. Seizure...

Your Guide to Newborn Care Sep 5th, 2021

Your Guide to Newborn Care Family Readiness: Seek family support When feeling upset by the baby, put the baby down in a safe place like a crib. Never yell at, hit, or shake the baby. Take time for yourself. Include older siblings in the care of the baby to make...

The Causes of Obesity Feb 23rd, 2020

What are the Causes of Obesity? Obesity occurs over time when someone eats more calories than the body requires. If you eat more calories and burn less in return, the extra calories store as fats in your body. Causes of obesity vary, such as obese parents have higher chances of...