Keeping Your Family Safe from Covid-19

Powell Pediatrics understands how concerned people are all over the globe. With Covid-19 reaching pandemic stages back in March, it’s important to be diligent when it comes to your children’s healthcare. Different Symptoms for Adults and Children While the CDC explains that pediatric Covid-19 cases are usually less severe than Covid cases in people over … Continued

Regular Checkups for Overall Health

Regular checkups are imperative, especially now that restrictions are beginning to relax. Getting your kids into see Dr. Carl Timothy Morris from Powell Pediatrics not only gives you peace of mind, but it gives your children some relief as well. Checkups Keep Kids Healthy According to your pediatrician in Knoxville, all children should have regular … Continued

Powell Pediatrics Cares About Your Family

While COVID-19 is closing down the entire country, it is important to pay close attention to the health and well-being of your children. You, your family, and your kids can stop the spread by doing the following: Wash hands for at least 30 seconds using soap and water Avoid anyone who is sneezing, coughing, or … Continued

Powell Pediatrics Committed To Health and Safety

Powell Pediatrics is committed to your family’s health and during the pandemic; we are here to provide you with the best emergency care possible. If you or someone in your family has fallen ill to the COVID-19 virus, it’s important to contact Powell Pediatrics. Stopping the virus from spreading is imperative and even though children … Continued

Why You Still Need a Flu Shot

Taking care of your family by seeing your pediatrician on a regular basis is imperative, especially during the tail end of the flu season. According to Powell Pediatrics, the flu is still hanging around and it isn’t too late to get a flu shot. Why You Still Need a Flu Shot? It may be nearly … Continued

Keep Your Kids Safe this Cold Season

Cold season is in full swing and that means more kids missing school. However, according to Powell Pediatrics, there are some things you can do to keep your kids safe this winter. While cold weather doesn’t cause colds, it certainly doesn’t help. The common cold is caused by a virus, or viruses, which are more … Continued

Powell Pediatrics for Annual Checkups

It’s the beginning of a new decade and that means checkups for your kids. If you neglected that yearly exam or didn’t get a chance to have your kids vaccinated, now is the time. Annual Checkups for All Your Kids Powell Pediatrics are caring physicians who will examine your infants, toddlers, adolescents and teens either … Continued

Foods to Watch for Over the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year with kids loving Christmas. However, those sweet and sticky goodies aren’t the best for kids. According to you pediatrician in Knoxville, some foods are best left on the buffet table. Hard Candy and Candy Canes Loaded with sugar, which is bad for teeth and bad for kids … Continued

Cold and Flu Prevention Starts at Home

It’s going to be a cold winter, and that means more sniffles and coughs. Keeping you and your family free from colds and flu this winter is like jumping through hoops. You may be able to monitor what your kids are doing at home, but it is impossible to keep an eye on them at … Continued

Obesity in Kids is Becoming Epidemic

Obesity is one of the biggest problems facing families, but it isn’t just the adults who are overweight. If you follow the Powell Pediatrics Blog, you will remember that more than 19 percent of children living in the United States are classified as obese. That number has quadrupled since 1980. Why Do Children Become Obese? … Continued