While limiting your family’s public exposure was appropriate early in the pandemic, regulations in our region have loosened and it’s time that you consider following up on those missed appointments, and more importantly those missed vaccinations.
UPMC welcomes Hadeel Naqib, MD, to the pediatrics team in Wellsboro.
As they get more active outdoors, they are likely to fall, slip, and stumble. Here are important tips parents can follow to keep your children safe as they enjoy the outdoors.
UPMC Susquehanna has partnered with the Lycoming County Coroner’s Office and State Representative Garth Everett to promote safe sleeping practices to reduce the chance of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
If your child isn’t feeling his or her best, should you definitely keep him or her home from school? After an illness, when is it okay for your child to return to school? As a parent, you know your children best.
UPMC Susquehanna welcomes Olufunke Oladejo, MD, MPH, to the pediatrics team in Williamsport.
Whether your kids are in elementary school, high school, or college, going back to school is a transition that can affect the whole family. However, it doesn’t need to be filled with stress and anxiety.
In today’s world, children need a balance of outdoor play and digital play, but it is crucial to limit the screen time to provide a more healthy balance
You’ve spent the last nine months readying for your new bundle of joy, but is your home ready, too? As baby grows, so does his or her curiosity and ability to explore—and with the holidays fast approaching, even more people and hazards are afoot.
On Nov. 26, staff members at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport celebrated the opening of the new inpatient pediatrics unit at the hospital.
If you’re thinking about skipping this year’s flu shot, consider this: arming yourself against the flu may help reduce the overall risk to your family, friends and others in your community.
Hearing deficiencies or a hearing loss can slow down or derail your child’s learning, social development, and emotional health. The key to effective treatment is discovering hearing loss at its earliest stage.