Childhood Obesity Can Be Avoided if You Talk to your Kids

Childhood obesity is on the rise, and unfortunately, you can only watch your kids when they are at home. It is impossible to keep an eye on children and teens when they are school, at sporting events, or at a friend’s house, and if sugary snacks and snacks that are loaded with empty calories are … Continued

Keep Your Kids out of the ER with a Flu Shot

The flu season seems to be going on forever this year, but that doesn’t mean you still can’t protect your kids from the dreaded flu. Flu shots are still available from Powell Pediatrics and can help keep your children safe as the symptoms of one of the worst flu’s on record continues to plague the … Continued

Are You Ready for The Flu?

With one of the worst flu seasons on record affecting millions of people all over the United States, children are particularly vulnerable. According to Powell Pediatrics, people are dying from this particular strain. The flu can be prevented with an annual flu shot from Powell Pediatrics. It’s not too late to protect your kids against … Continued

Cold and Flu Season Doesn’t Have to Affect You

The cold and flu season is in full swing and if you and your family keep coming down with the same cold constantly re-infecting each other and everyone around you, it’s time to schedule an appointment with Powell Pediatrics. Powell Pediatrics can examine your kids and determine if what they have is just the common … Continued

Is ADHD an Issue for your Family?

If your son or daughter has a hard time concentrating in school, call or click and schedule an appointment with Powell Pediatrics. Powell Pediatrics are the experts when it comes to learning disorders and can help you and your family take care of his or her ADHD. If you suspect that one or more of … Continued

Cold and Flu Season Has Arrived

The cold and flu season is here, and made even worse thanks to Mother Nature and her quirky ways. This fall it seems like it feels like summer one day and winter the next. One of the best ways to prevent cold and flu is to schedule regular appointments with Powell Pediatrics. Powell Pediatrics will … Continued

You Can Prevent and Treat Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is on the rise, not only in the United States but also across the globe, and if your kids are overweight, schedule an appointment with Powell Pediatrics who can help you and your family stay on track, lose weight and get healthy. A healthy diet, which includes plenty of lean meats, fresh fruits, … Continued

Powell Pediatrics the Families Pediatrician

Powell Pediatrics is the only pediatrician in East Tennessee to consider if you have infants, toddlers, adolescents, or teens. Dr. Carl Timothy Morris from Powell Pediatrics understands how difficult it can be if you have a family physician and a pediatrician at two separate locations. Thankfully, Powell Pediatrics takes the running out of running around. … Continued

Annual Checkups with Powell Pediatrics

School is just around the corner, and if you haven’t scheduled an appointment with Powell Pediatrics, call or click now. Schools require athletes to have checkups before school starts, but it is imperative that all children see a pediatrician before they head back to class. According to Powell Pediatrics, scheduling your sons and daughters for … Continued

Swimming Safety Tips for Kids

Swimming is probably number one when it comes to summer activities, but according to Powell Pediatrics, there are some things you should know before your kids jump in the pool or lake. Never allow your children or teens to swim alone Make sure your kids swim in a supervised area Never leave your young kids, … Continued