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Coronavirus Franklin TN

Coronavirus In Williamson County

UPDATED – 3/31/2020 Learn what’s happening at PAF in the video update below from Dr. Phyllis Townsend. We’re still open! We’re encouraging everyone to keep their checkups and get their shots. We’re offering Telemedicine for specific types of visits. We’re shortening our Saturday hours and closing by 4:00pm in the week. We’ve taken great steps

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Happy and Healthy at Home Contest

We want to know what our families are doing at home to stay happy and healthy! Post a comment, photo or video at the top of our Facebook page (where it says ‘write a post’) letting us know what you’re doing that’s fun and include the hashtag #PAFStrong for a chance to WIN a $100

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Sports Safety

Spring Sports Safety Tips for Kids

After a long winter, spring has finally arrived, and that means your kids can get outside and stay active in spring sports! As always, sports safety is a top priority when enrolling your children in athletic activities. Spring sports, like tennis, baseball, soccer, and track and field, require specialized safety precautions. This spring, make sure

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Spring Break Safety Tips

Spring Break Safety for Kids

Spring break is coming up, and kids always find ways to get rid of pent up winter energy. The holiday can be relaxing for everyone, however, taking basic precautions reduces the risk of injury. Here are a few tips to help plan for a safe holiday: Protect against the sun Nothing ruins a beach day

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Hearing Test Franklin TN

How to Manage Hearing Problems in Kids

Parents would move mountains to endure their kids are healthy and happy. The simple suspicion that something might be wrong with your little one can make you feel tremendous stress and uncertainty. But, before you get into panic mode, it’s essential to understand the underlying causes of the problem. Some parents notice that the child

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Healthy Heart Franklin TN

Heart Health For Kids

Many parents wonder if they should be concerned about their kids’ heart health. They assume children are too young to understand what it takes to maintain a healthy heart, and there will be time to address that issue as their children grow.

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Oral Health Kids Franklin TN

Oral Health in Children

Oral health is an important aspect of health for all people. However, it is also more overlooked than many other areas of self-care. It can be especially neglected in children, as they often do not understand how serious and important oral health is. In fact, tooth decay is one of the most common health problems

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UTI Franklin TN

Urinary Tract Infection in Kids: How Do You Spot It?

Urinary tract infections or UTIs are quite common in children. These conditions develop when bacteria get into the bladder or kidney and start creating trouble. If you suspect your child has a UTI, you need to take them to see a doctor. This condition needs antibiotics to kill germs and help them get better, and

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Ear Infection Franklin

A Parent’s Guide to Ear Infections

Ear infections in children can be troubling experiences for parents, especially when they occur frequently. They’re also the most common reason children are prescribed antibiotics. Understanding what causes ear infections, how to detect them, and what can be done to cure or prevent them is essential knowledge for every parent. What Causes Ear Infections Ear

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Physical Exercise and Children

In today’s world, only 1 in 3 children are active on a daily basis. Kids and teens spend more than 7 hours a day on electronic devices like computers, mobile phones, and tablets.

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Testimonials

"Everyone is friendly & knowledgeable. I feel like we’re getting excellent medical care here. Thanks!"

- Aubrey M.

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IS YOUR CHILD
SICK?

Visit our library to choose from over 100 symptoms and read more about managing your child’s illness. Our practice is focused on assisting families in the health and wellness of their children. We are available for consultation, prevention and treatment of the physical and emotional health concerns of infants, children, adolescents and young adults.

Acetaminophen & Ibuprofen Dosage Charts

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