Expecting your first child is an exciting and busy time. Lots of expectant parents don’t think about this, but is important to begin the process of selecting a pediatrician before your bundle of joy arrives. We recommend beginning to search for your child’s pediatrician during the second trimester of pregnancy so that you have adequate […]
Seasonal allergies, also referred to as “seasonal allergic rhinitis” or “hay fever”, are allergy symptoms that often happen during specific times of the year – usually spring and fall here in Texas. When pollen particles are released into the air this time of year, we inhale them. When this happens in people who are allergic, […]
With the weather being as unpredictable as it has been this winter season in Houston, and with spring allergy season on its way, we have been seeing a TON of kiddos with asthma recently! Asthma is a medical condition that causes your airways to become inflamed, swollen, narrowed, and produce extra mucus. All of this […]
We have all been hearing about the Flu this season as Houston has been hit especially hard this year, but let’s discuss an even more common but less talked about virus called RSV, or Respiratory Syncytial Virus. In older adults, it goes away within a week or two, but in babies, especially under one year […]
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