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New Year Kids Franklin, TN

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions for Kids

Helping kids set New Year’s Resolutions can be a fun and healthy tradition. Setting realistic goals is the key to turning resolutions into habits your kids will continue for the rest of their lives. This year, sit down with your children and make a list of healthy and attainable New Year’s Resolutions. Here are some

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Holiday Contest Franklin

Annual Holiday Cheer Contest – 2019

Share your holiday cheer with Pediatric Associates of Franklin! Mail us your holiday card or take a photo of it and post it on our Facebook Page for a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card. Then, for each of the 12 days leading up to Christmas, we will pick daily finalists and select

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Holiday Travel Franklin TN

Safe Journeys: Safety Tips for the Holiday Traveler

The holidays are here, and with them, many families are packing the car and hitting the road. Unfortunately, for every driver on the road, there’s an increase in safety risks. That, coupled with the inclement weather we begin to see this time of year, means families should be extra cautious. Here are a few holiday

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Thanksgiving Franklin TN

Helping Kids Be Thankful on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is approaching quickly and is a time to be thankful for the advantages we have in our daily lives. To many adults, this comes easily, even naturally. Children, on the other hand, may have a harder time understanding the meaning behind being thankful. There are a few behaviors you can instill in kids to

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Pumpkin Contest 2019

ANNUAL PUMPKIN CONTEST – 2019

Teams at Pediatric Associates of Franklin have created AMAZING pumpkins to celebrate the fall season. We need your help to pick the best pumpkin! Starting now until October 30th, you can vote for your favorite pumpkin by clicking ‘LIKE’ on the pumpkin picture you like best on our Facebook page. The doctors will also be

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Down syndrome

Twelve Facts for Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October is Down Syndrome Awareness month; its purpose is to raise public awareness of this common disorder and advocate for acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. In honor of the month, here are 12 facts about Down syndrome you may not know: Down syndrome is named for Dr. John Langdon Down, who wrote

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Dr. Donna Hamacher

Welcome Dr. Donna Hamacher to the PAF Team!

Starting September 1, 2019, we are excited to welcome Dr. Donna Hamacher to the Pediatric Associates of Franklin family! Dr. Hamacher is a proud Nashville native. She received her medical degree from St. Louis University, then completed her residency in pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. Dr. Hamacher is Board Certified in

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Kindergarten Tips

Make a Family Plan for Kindergarten Readiness

By Katherine R. Harrison, CPNP Kindergarten readiness is simply the next step to school readiness which will eventually lead to career and life readiness. No wonder parents put themselves under so much pressure! The reality is that readiness has less to do with facts and figures and more to do with active engagement and attitudes

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Back To School

5 Great Tips for Back to School

While there’s still plenty of summer left, school will start before we know it. Some start as early as the first week in August, so it’s crucial to get your family prepared now. The more prepared you feel, the easier the transition will be for everyone. Set the Clock Summer vacation usually means a breakdown

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Healthy Kids Franklin TN

Summer Happy Face Contest

Facebook Contest – Summer Happy Face Pediatrics Associates of Franklin knows how much kids love summer! To help celebrate and welcome the summer season, we want to see your child’s best ‘Summer Happy Face!’ Starting June 1, 2019 until July 31, 2019, post a picture of your child smiling big on our Facebook page in the

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Testimonials

"I love Pediatric Associates. I went there as a child and now my two children go there. They are well cared for by the…"

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