Jacksonville Pediatricians Blog

Halloween Safety Tips: Staying Safe During The Festivities

Halloween Safety Tips: Staying Safe During The Festivities

It’s an especially exciting time for children everywhere as families get ready for the Halloween festivities. But are you aware of the risks your child could face? Here are just a few important tips to remember to keep your kids safe this Halloween. Choosing the right costume Wearing the perfect costume adds to the magic… Continue Reading

Employee of the Quarter: Victoria Billings

Employee of the Quarter: Victoria Billings

How long have you worked with us? I have been with 24/7 Pediatric Care Centers for eight months!! Where are you from?  I came to Florida from the New England area. My family is largely from Vermont. What are you studying in school?  Currently, I am working to advance my nursing degree as well as… Continue Reading

Sunscreen 101: Best Practices to Protect Your Skin

Sunscreen 101: Best Practices to Protect Your Skin

We’re in the midst of a bright hot summer – what other way to spend it than outdoors? If you’re planning to spend time soaking up the sun with the family, you’ll want to ensure that you’re protecting your child’s skin from those harmful UVA and UVB rays.  In order to keep your kids from… Continue Reading

Concussion Signs, Symptoms & Treatment for Your Child

Concussion Signs, Symptoms & Treatment for Your Child

According to the CDC, a concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or by a hit to the body that causes the head and brain to move rapidly back and forth. This sudden movement can cause the brain to move around inside the skull,… Continue Reading

May is National Drowning Prevention Month

May is National Drowning Prevention Month

As the weather warms up and school is about to let out, your kiddos will probably be getting more time in at the beach and pool. May is National Drowning Prevention Month and we wanted to be sure our parents were prepared with the latest safety tips.  Check out this link for information on keeping… Continue Reading

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