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Important Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child

Important Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child

There are many childhood vaccines or immunizations that are important for your child to get, and learning about them may feel overwhelming as a new parent. Organizations like the American Academy of Pediatrics, the CDC, and the American Academy of Family Physicians...

Is It Time For Potty Training?

Is It Time For Potty Training?

Potty training typically starts with toddlers somewhere between the 24-30 month mark. While different cultures handle potty training differently (the average age for being potty-trained in Asia is around one and a half years old, for example), according to John...

Breaking The Habit Of Thumb Sucking

Breaking The Habit Of Thumb Sucking

Thumb sucking is a common and totally normal habit among children, but at some point you may start thinking it’s time for them to stop. If you are trying to think of ways to encourage your child to stop the behavior, Sunlife Pediatric Network is here to explain...

Learning How To Handle Separation Anxiety

Learning How To Handle Separation Anxiety

Many new parents know what it feels like for their baby or toddler to start crying whenever they’re separated. Your baby’s cries tug on your heartstrings and can be a very difficult experience, but separation anxiety is a normal part of development and it’s important...

Ear Infections In Children

Ear Infections In Children

Ear infections are a common complaint that many of our patients here at Sunlife Pediatric Networks come in for. Ear infections in general are an extremely common ailment- but does an ear infection mean you always need to take your child to the doctor? Much like their...

How To Handle Seasonal Allergies In Florida

How To Handle Seasonal Allergies In Florida

Allergies can be the bane of an adult existence, and can make your child grumpy and miserable. Some allergies that cause discomfort are not confined to a season, but can be annoying year-round. Luckily, there are certain things you can do to help your child if they...

When To Start Worrying About Your Child’s Fever

When To Start Worrying About Your Child’s Fever

Fevers can be very scary for parents of young children, and it’s understandable why. Fevers could potentially be a sign of something more serious, and when your child first gets a fever, it can be difficult to tell whether it’s going to become something...

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) In Children

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) In Children

Every single year, around 58,000 children under the age of five are hospitalized due to the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in the United States. While this respiratory virus typically induces mild, cold-like symptoms, RSV in children can result in severe illness....

Your Baby’s First Steps And The Proper Shoes

Your Baby’s First Steps And The Proper Shoes

Your baby’s first steps is one of the most exciting milestones to witness as a parent. But with new milestones comes new worries and challenges to address; are they developing properly, how should I aid them, what kind of shoes should they wear, etc. Read on to...