Posts Tagged: Pediatric Care

Pediatric Associates of Franklin

How to Prevent Bug Bites

Spring has sprung. That means everyone will be outside enjoying the beautiful weather. It also means that insects are more likely to bite or sting you and your children. So let’s discuss some ways to help prevent bug bites and what to do if they bite.  Which Insects Should Concern Me? Two insects everyone wants

Read more »
Christmas Contest

Holiday Cheer Contest 2015!

Share your holiday cheer with Pediatric Associates of Franklin! Send us your holiday card for a chance to win a $50 Visa gift card. Then, for each of the 12 days leading up to Christmas we will randomly pick daily finalists and draw a winner from the finalists for the prize. By submitting your holiday card

Read more »
Summer Safety for Kids - TN

Summer Fun In The Sun And Safety

Now that the sun sets later in the day and children get to play outside longer, it’s time to get out the sunscreen and bug spray to protect your child. Sunscreen is essential to reduce your child’s risk of sunburn and skin cancer. Try to apply the sunscreen 15-30 minutes before they go out to

Read more »
Pediatric Associates of Franklin

Ask The Doctors

My two-month-old grunts constantly and every time he moves. My pediatrician says it’s nothing to be concerned about, but I want a second opinion. Could his constant grunting be a sign of something askew? If your child is growing well and eats vigorously then it is extremely unlikely that there is anything wrong with your

Read more »
Breastfeeding - Franklin, TN

Common Breastfeeding Myths

By Kimberly Hampton, RN, IBCLC We are privileged to live in an era of information, research, and support. Science tells us that breast milk is the best food for babies, and more and more mothers are initiating breastfeeding. That is great news for babies and mothers alike, since both benefit from breastfeeding. Unfortunately, over the years as

Read more »
Baby Franklin & Brentwood TN

Getting Ready for Baby

By Dr. Phyllis Townsend Having a baby can be anxiety provoking, but actually bringing one home can be down right scary! Let’s talk about how to get ready to bring your baby home. First off, make sure you have a reliably installed car seat. It doesn’t have to be the most expensive car seat, it

Read more »
Dr. Hood - Pediatric Associates of Franklin

Testimonials

"Quick appointment times and friendly doctors and staff."

- Anonymous

READ MORE

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

Visit Symptoms & Illness Library