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Medication Safety Tips for Parents

Medication in the home can be extremely hazardous to children, but with a little common sense and some precautions, you can keep you child safe. Starting when they are very young, talk to your children about the danger of taking … Continue reading

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Tylenol Changes and Dosing Recommendations

Tylenol (also known as acetaminophen and APAP) is a pain reliever and fever reducer very commonly used in children. As you know, however,  the dosing can be very confusing. Up until now, there have been so many different formulas, strengths … Continue reading

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Does my child have ADHD?

Star Country_ADHD- 2011-10-04 Viren Bavishi, DO, recently spoke with Star Country’s Tracy and Mike about ADHD. Click the play button to listen! With school now well underway, Pediatrician Viren Bavishi, DO, often has parents asking him whether he thinks their child … Continue reading

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Sports Nutrition: Fueling Up for Competition

As you gear up for back-to-school, many of your children are beginning fall sports practice. It’s important to keep nutrition in mind.  Your child should be eating properly for optimal sports performance and overall health.  Below are some things to … Continue reading

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Welcome Family Medicine Physician Meg Parker, MD

The Meriter Medical Group is proud to welcome Dr. Meg Parker to Meriter Deming Way. Dr. Parker is a Family Medicine physician who can provide primary health care for your entire family. “I enjoy listening to and helping patients and … Continue reading

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Probiotoics: What Parents Should Know

I’ve been receiving some questions from parents regarding probiotics for their children, so I thought I’d give a quick primer on the facts about probiotics, as well as my thoughts on using them. What are Probiotics? Probiotics are essentially living … Continue reading

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