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Why didn’t anyone tell me about all the noises newborns can make?

I still remember bringing my firstborn daughter home. I had read every book I could get my hands on, I was a pediatrician-in-training and I had worked with children my … Full Entry »

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How a pediatrician prepares her child for vaccines

I am preparing to bring my youngest child in for her 4 year old checkup and worrying about how she will do with her vaccines. As a pediatrician, I know there are … Full Entry »

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Antibiotics 101

It’s not uncommon for parents to bring their child to their pediatrician for any minor illness asking for an antibiotic thinking it will fix their child right up. This overuse … Full Entry »

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Fidget spinner craze: Help or hindrance?

Over the last few months, fidget spinners have become all the rage among children and adults in the United States. Fidget spinners are hand-held devices containing ball bearings that can … Full Entry »

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Meet the pediatrician: Dr. Carrie Chiu

At Texas Children’s Pediatrics, we understand the importance of feeling completely comfortable with your child’s primary care physician. To help you get to know our pediatricians better, we decided to … Full Entry »

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