Cold and Flu Season Tips

School is in session and that means closer contact to other kids. If you follow the Powell Pediatrics Blog, you will recall that taking care during cold and flu season is extremely important, especially if you don’t want them to miss any classes. Washing Hands Everyone knows how important it is to wash hands. Make … Continued

Healthy Tips for You and Your Kids

Powell Pediatrics is ready to get you and your family healthy with a few tips that are great for mind, body and spirit. Below are some things you can do to keep everyone moving and happy throughout the waking hours. Family Mind Body Spirit Tips Stay Active Get Outside Drink Plenty of Water Parents Avoid … Continued

Avoiding Heat Stroke this Summer

Everyone can succumb to heat stroke. According to Dr. Carl Timothy Morris, children are especially susceptible to it because children naturally like to spend more time outdoors during the summer months. However, there are some things you can do to help prevent heat stroke which could land your son or daughter in the ER. Tips for … Continued

A Knoxville Pediatrician for All your Kids Needs

For the best pediatric care you cannot go past Powell Pediatrics. The team from the best pediatrician’s office in Knoxville and beyond has the experience and skills to help children of all ages. From Physical to Mental Health Powell Pediatrics has the training to help your children whether they are suffering from obesity or ADHD. … Continued

Keeping Safe This Summer in TN

Summer is nearly here and that means lots of time outside. Lots of time outside also means more exposure to nasties like bug bites, poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac. All of these can have disastrous complications if you aren’t prepared. Treating Bug Bites and Stings Powell Pediatrics explains that most stings and bites … Continued

April is National Facial Protection Month

Spring is here and that means sports. In fact, April is facial awareness month meaning it’s time for the checklist from Powell Pediatrics. Protection Plus National Facial Protection Month is about protecting heads against injury. While helmets and pads are a necessity for some sports, custom-made mouth protectors don’t get the same press. Mouth protectors … Continued

Preventing Injuries this Spring and Summer

Spring and summer sports for all ages are great, but they can also put your kids at risk when it comes to injuries, however according to Powell Pediatrics there are some things you can do to prevent a trip to the emergency room this summer. Custom Made Mouthguards Custom-made mouthguards are a step up from … Continued

Powell Pediatrics for Healthy Kids

Powell Pediatrics is dedicated to the health and well-being of your children. From infants to teens, Dr. Carl Timothy Morris understands how each child is different and caters to those differences. From dieting to mental help, you can depend on your pediatrician in Knoxville to keep your kids safe and healthy, especially during the cold … Continued

Keeping Your Family Safe this Winter

It’s a cold winter and that means the cold and flu season is in full swing. From coughs and sneezing to stomach problems and more, it’s no fun getting sick, but there are some things you can do to prevent colds and flu from invading your household. Keeping Things Clean Dr. Carl Timothy Morris from … Continued

Watch the Snacks This Winter

It’s December and that means kids will be spending more time indoors and more time searching for snacks. More time on their hands means less exercise as well. If you follow the Powell Pediatrics Blog you will remember that there are millions of obese children in the United States with Type 2 diabetes on the … Continued