DRIVE UP FLU SHOTS – Make An Appointment Today At (859) 525-8181…

To Get a Flu Shot… Just Make An Appointment, Drive Into One of the Designated Spots During Your Appointed Time, and We’ll Come Out To You!  Flu vaccine will be given by appointment only. If you already have a scheduled … Continue reading

Simple Things Adults and Kids Can Do To Help Boost Their Immune Systems and Stay Healthy…

One of the best ways to stay healthy is just to give you body what it needs to help you try to stave off any health problems on it’s own. These are simple things adults and kids can do to … Continue reading

The Flu Vaccine and Tamiflu – What They Are, How They Work, and When They Should Be Used…

Your best protection from catching the flu is to get a flu vaccine. The vaccine does not work 100% of the time, but there are other simple steps you can take to prevent flu, such as washing your hands with … Continue reading

14 Ways To Make A Doctors Appointment More Productive For Your Child and Their Doctor…

When you have a baby, the doctor’s office is practically a second home. Whether you head in just for the recommended exams or you’re a cautious parent who likes to have every bump and bruise checked out, here are some … Continue reading

Tips For Keeping Your Young Children Safe Around Water

Water is one of the most ominous hazards your child will encounter. Young children can drown in only a few inches of water, even if they’ve had swimming instruction. Vacation time is a great opportunity to develop family memories and … Continue reading

How to Properly Apply Sunscreen on Your Children and Stay Safe Playing In the Sun…

You can keep your kids safe AND enjoying the beautiful sunny weather! Just a few serious sunburns can increase your child’s risk of skin cancer later in life. Kids don’t have to be at the pool, beach, or on vacation … Continue reading

Warm Weather Woes: Summer Safety Tips For Your Child

Summer is just around the corner, and with all the fun in the sun that comes along with this adventurous season, there are just as many—if not more—dangers to be wary of. Taking the proper precautions ahead of time can … Continue reading

Asthma Tips – 8 Frequently Asked Questions About Asthma…

Is Asthma Hereditary? How big a role genes play in asthma is unclear but it does seem to be a definite genetic component to asthma. Asthma does not have a specific gene however it is more likely that if you … Continue reading

The Dreaded Stomach Bug and How to Deal With It…

It’s scary when your child is throwing up! If your family falls prey to stomach viruses this year, we all know how horrible it can be. Luckily, it tends to go away in a few days leaving most of us … Continue reading

Reasons Children Vomit and Have Diarrhea and How To Treat Them…

Gastroenteritis is usually caused by a viral, bacterial, or parasitic infection. The infection causes a combination of vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, fever, and poor appetite, which can lead to dehydration. The child’s symptoms and history of exposure help the doctor … Continue reading