A Healthy Diet for Your Family is Essential

If your kids aren’t doing well in school, it could have something to do with diet. According to Dr. Carl Timothy Morris from Powell Pediatrics, there is something to be said about the age-old saying, “You are what you eat.” If your family lives on unhealthy snacks at home and fast food for a quick … Continued

Eating Disorders Affect Kids Too

Eating disorders affect millions of people all over the world, but it isn’t just adults who suffer from eating disorders. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia is becoming commonplace in teens and adolescents with some kids being diagnosed as young as ten are. Whatever the reason, kids seem to be striving to be thin with the media … Continued

Powell Pediatrics for the Health of Your Family

Powell Pediatrics cannot stress the importance of regular checkups for your infants, kids, and teens. Regular checkups with Dr. Morris and the team from Powell Pediatrics assure healthy kids and a healthy family. Most folks understand what can happen when one member of the family gets a cold or flu. Everyone else seems to come … Continued

Seasonal Allergies Not So Seasonal Anymore

According to Powell Pediatrics, seasonal allergies are no longer seasonal, and now that the kids are going back to school, much earlier than their parents did there are some seasonal allergy triggers to be aware of now that class is back in session. Seasonal Allergy Triggers Seasonal Allergy Triggers An Overactive Immune System Pollen Pet … Continued

Moles on Kids What to Look For

Moles on kids are not unusual. New moles will begin to appear and disappear throughout childhood and through adolescence. As your kids grow the moles will become larger, which is completely normal. According to Powell Pediatrics, these changes are normal. Although melanoma is rare in children, there are some signs to look for. Changing Moles-Moles … Continued

Seasonal Allergy Testing with Powell Pediatrics

Seasonal allergies are tough on everyone, but especially kids. If your toddler is sneezing up a storm and coughing at night, chances are, you are dealing with seasonal allergies. Although it is uncommon for kids under two to develop seasonal allergies, it does happen. Children can develop allergies year round if indoor triggers, such as … Continued

Powell Pediatrics to Keep Your Kids Safe

Spring is here and that means outdoor sports for kids and unfortunately a few trips to the ER. However, some of those trips to the emergency room may have been avoided had you fitted your child with a custom-made mouthguard from Powell Pediatrics. Powell Pediatrics is the only place to consider for custom-made mouthguards for … Continued

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