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Healthy Eating Habits for Kids: Tips and Tricks

Instilling healthy eating habits in children is crucial for their growth, development, and overall well-being. Encouraging nutritious choices from a young age sets the foundation for a lifetime of healthy Read More

Understanding Learning and Developmental Disabilities in Children

Developmental delays are when a child doesn't reach developmental milestones at the expected times. These delays can occur in various areas, including motor skills, speech and language, cognitive abilities, and Read More

Child Safety: Preventing Accidents at Home and Outdoors

Ensuring your child's safety is a top priority for every parent. Accidents can happen in an instant, whether at home or outdoors. By taking proactive measures, you can create a Read More

Understanding Sore Throats in Children: Causes & Symptoms

Sore throats in children sometimes go away after a short time, but when they persist it can be an indication of a condition that requires further attention and treatment. It Read More

Nutrition for Kids: Building Healthy Eating Habits

Establishing healthy eating habits in children is essential for their growth, development, and overall well-being. Good nutrition sets the foundation for a lifetime of health. It’s important to have an Read More

Staying Hydrated: The Key To Healthy Summer Days for Kids

Summer is a season filled with outdoor fun, but it's also a time when children are at a higher risk of dehydration. Ensuring that kids stay properly hydrated is essential Read More

Recognizing and Treating Common Summer Injuries in Children

If your children sustain any injuries during their summer break, Dr. Mary Strength and the team at Pediatric Health Care Associates of Waxahachie, TX are dedicated to helping them heal Read More

Childhood Sleep Disorders: Identifying Symptoms and Seeking Treatment

As parents, you're familiar with the nighttime rituals of lullabies and bedtime stories, but what happens when those tender moments turn into hours of tossing and turning? Childhood sleep disorders Read More

Managing Screen Time: Balancing Technology Use for Children

In today's digital age, technology plays an integral role in our daily lives, offering endless opportunities for learning, entertainment, and connection. While screens can be valuable tools for children's education Read More

The Importance of Immunizations

Children are surrounded by bacteria and viruses. Some of these bacteria and viruses can cause serious, even life-threatening diseases like meningitis, hepatitis, and tuberculosis. Immunizations safeguard your child’s health, and Read More

Managing Asthma Symptoms in Kids

Asthma symptoms often first begin to manifest early in childhood when their immune systems are still in the process of developing. These symptoms can affect your child's quality of life Read More

What Is Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease?

What Is Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease? Hand, foot, and mouth disease is a common condition in children. It’s caused by viruses, including enterovirus. The incidence of hand, foot, and mouth Read More

When Should You See Your Pediatrician?

As parents, it's natural to feel concerned about your child's health and well-being, especially when they're experiencing symptoms or discomfort. While many childhood illnesses and injuries can be managed at Read More

How Often Should My Child Be Seeing a Pediatrician?

Here’s the scoop on why you should be bringing your little ones in to see a pediatrician regularly. It's important that you make time to bring your children in to see Read More

Common Childhood Illnesses: Recognizing Symptoms and Knowing When to Seek Help

No matter how healthy your children are, the day will come when they will have childhood illnesses. Some symptoms are quite obvious, like vomiting and diarrhea, but knowing when to Read More

The Importance of Well-Child Visits

Pediatric Healthcare Associates and Dr. Mary Strength are here to provide the care that your child needs to stay healthy. For example, we can give your little one well-child care Read More

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