Is It Allergies or a Cold?

May 9, 2018

Since colds and allergies have similar symptoms, it is not uncommon for a parent to be unsure of whether their child has allergies or a cold. If you’re wondering whether your child’s symptoms reveal allergies or a cold, ask yourself the following questions to pinpoint the cause of your child’s discomfort. 1.      How quickly did...

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Choosing a Pediatrician

April 17, 2018

For many parents, choosing a pediatrician is an endeavor that is not taken lightly. This doctor is going to be a large part of your child’s life from birth through early adulthood. Therefore, you want to choose a practice that is the perfect fit for your child and your family. Choosing a Pediatrician: When and...

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Outdoor Activities for Kids

March 6, 2018

Spring is right around the corner and temperatures are already heating up here in North Carolina. With this beautiful weather, it is the perfect time to explore outdoor activities for kids. Not only is exercise good for your child’s physical health, it is also good for their mental and emotional health. After being cooped up...

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Cold and Flu Symptoms and Treatments

January 11, 2018

The New Year is here and there is much to celebrate! However, as much as we would have liked to have left the cold and flu season back in 2017, unfortunately it is still in high gear. Therefore, it is important to understand cold and flu symptoms and when treatment is necessary. The flu can...

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Holiday Safety for Children

December 3, 2017

Not only is it the season to be merry, but also the season to avoid holiday related injuries. Although children are known to be accident prone year round, the holidays are a time when accident rates tend to increase. Although holiday mishaps may be fun to laugh about in movies, such as Chevy Chase Christmas...

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Tips for Battling Fall Sickness

November 7, 2017

Now that your child is back in school, they are sharing more than just toys, books, and homework. That’s right, they are sharing germs. During the fall months, we see an influx in patients who are suffering from many different viruses, such as the cold and influenza virus. In order to protect your school aged...

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Schedule Your Child’s Flu Shot Today!

October 6, 2017

It is that time of the year again, flu season. With temperatures dropping and fall in the air, it is time to schedule your child’s annual flu shot. The flu can be a serious, life threatening illness, especially in children and the elderly. If you are apprehensive about vaccinating your child against the flu, you...

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4 Best Practices for Summer Safety

May 3, 2017

With temperatures in North Carolina climbing to the upper 80’s, families are getting eager for Summer to arrive. The summer months not only bring warm weather, but also a chance for families to get outdoors and be active. However, it is always important to remember the 4 best practices below when participating in outdoor summer...

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Announcing Our New Website!

April 24, 2017

Holly Springs Pediatrics is thrilled to announce the launch of our new website. Just like our patients, our practice has been growing. This growth has lead for the need to provide our patients and their families with a website that is fun, informative, and most importantly, a resource. So whether you are seeking dosage information...

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