Category: From the Doctor

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Pediatric Care Close to Home

By Guest Blogger Dr. Robert Poth, Chief of Pediatrics, UNC Regional Physicians Tis the season … the flu season that is! Flu season is upon us and unfortunately...

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Find Out What’s Behind Your Child’s Joint Pain

By Guest Blogger Alysha Taxter, MD, MSCE, Pediatric Rheumatologist, Wake Forest Baptist Health Brenner Children’s Hospital Joint pain is not uncommon in children,...

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What Is Immunotherapy (Allergy Shots)?

Immunotherapy (Allergy Shots) is a form of treatment aimed at decreasing a patient’s sensitivity to substances in the environment. These allergens are identified by...

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Take the Trick out of Treats by Incorporating Healthy Habits All Year Long

By Guest Blogger Samantha L. Miller, MD, Family Medicine Physician at Wake Forest Baptist Health Family Medicine – Reynolda We are quickly approaching Halloween and...

The Importance of Breast Milk for Premature Babies—and How You Can Help

By Guest Blogger Cherrie Welch, MD, Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Wake Forest Baptist Health Brenner Children’s Hospital The American Academy of...

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September 17, 2015: Rekindling the Romance

Free event: Rekindling the Romance Sponsored by Novant Health Sept. 17, 2015 – 6 p.m. Novant Health Conference Center Located on the campus of Novant Health Forsyth...

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Back to School With a Well Child Visit

By David Rhyne, MD, Pediatrician, Brenner Children’s Hospital Pediatrics – Westgate If your family is like many Triad families, you’ve probably started your...

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From One Mom to Another: Tips on Feeding Your Newborn

By Guest Blogger Michelle Linkous, DO, Wake Forest Baptist Health – Brenner Children’s Hospital As a pediatrician, I know all of the recommended guidelines for...

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Enter to Win Tickets to Either Tweetsie, Wet ‘n Wild or the Zoo!

Summer isn’t over yet! Brenner Children’s Hospital would like offer you one last “family fun day” before the kids go back to school.  Enter to win 4 tickets to...

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5 Tips for an Accident-Free Summer

By Guest Blogger Milan D. Nadkarni, MD, Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest Baptist Health Brenner Children’s Hospital Summer is an ideal time for kids...