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Letter to our families about Covid 19

March 15, 2020
by Dr. Jane Wilkov

Dear Families, School closings, containment zones and quarantines are ramping up Covid-19 anxiety amongst all of us, from the youngest, who respond… Continue Reading »

Start School on the RIGHT Foot

July 28, 2016
by Dr. Rebecca Kolesky

Back to school means we get to go back to one of my favorite activities with my kids – walking to school!… Continue Reading »

Block the Sun….for safe summer fun!

June 24, 2016
by Dr. Andrew Godfrey-Kittle

Our family loves being outdoors and here’s a picture of my son geared up for fun in the sun! With summer officially… Continue Reading »

Raising Readers

April 28, 2016
by Dr. Deborah Pollack

Most parents have heard how important reading is for children.  Because reading is my favorite activity, I REALLY wanted my children to
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Mosquito Bites and Zika Buzz

April 21, 2016
by Dr. Jane Wilkov

It’s springtime in Georgia and annoying mosquitoes will soon be on the loose. This year a new scare has everyone asking about… Continue Reading »

Kids Making a Difference

April 13, 2016
by Dr. Peggy Marcus

Have you thought about volunteering with your kids? For many years, I loved the “idea” of doing community service as a family… Continue Reading »

Candy or Poison?

March 24, 2016
by Dekalb Pediatrics

What harm could come from dying Easter eggs with my nieces and nephews?  Certainly my sister could trust me with her children… Continue Reading »

We All Scream For iScreens!

March 10, 2016
by Dr. Melinda Shelton

At the risk of exposing my age, I have to admit to a childhood of corded telephones, limited channel televisions and school… Continue Reading »

“When I Grow Up”

February 25, 2016
by Lesley Cogburn, CPNP

What’s your response when your child announces that he/she wants to be an actor, musician, doctor, lawyer, construction worker, nurse, or even… Continue Reading »

Flight Departing……Baby on Board!

February 18, 2016
by Dekalb Pediatrics

Have you ever been the one on an airplane with the screaming infant that everyone else is staring at? Welcome to my… Continue Reading »