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Rockland County NY Family Health & Wellness Guide

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Suffolk County, Long Island, Family Health & Wellness Guide


Rockland County NY Family Health & Wellness Guide
UPDATED March 2018: A list of doctors and healthcare services in Rockland County, NY, including Congers, Nanuet, New City, Nyack, Orangeburg, Pearl River, Pomona, Stony Point, and Suffern. This list includes family doctors and pediatricians, dentists and orthodontists, hospitals and medical centers, therapists and counselors, nutritionists, and more.... (more...)

Back to School Guide for Long Island
UPDATED March 2018: Our best resources for Long Island schools in Nassau County and Suffolk County, after-school classes for kids, music classes, dance classes, art classes, youth theater programs, sports teams in Nassau and Suffolk counties, and fitness programs, after- school tutors in Long Island, and more including Port Washington, Bellmore, Roslyn, Syosset, Commack, and Hicksville. ... (more...)

Pediatric Occupational Therapy Center Opens Orangeburg Location
SPOTS, Special Programs in Occupational Therapy Services, opened a location in Orangeburg in September, which serves children ages 1½-16 and their families.... (more...)

Where to Volunteer with Your Kids in Westchester County, NY
Lend a little hand in your community, and make it a family affair! We've put together a guide to some places around Westchester County that need your help, including nonprofit organizations, nursing homes, animal shelters, food pantries, and more.... (more...)

Thank You to Our LI Parents Day Sponsors!
Our annual day of fun and information was a huge success, thanks to these local businesses and professionals.... (more...)

Developmental Steps Adds Free Sports Clinics and Videos for Kids
Developmental Steps, LLC has added free Sports Clinics and online videos, which are offered through the pediatric physical therapy center's Mount Kisco and Port Chester locations.... (more...)

Paws and Play Program Launches at Mount Sinai's Kravis Children's Hospital
To celebrate the launch of its Paws and Play program, pediatric patients were reunited with Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital’s first facility dog—Professor Bunsen Honeydew.... (more...)

Pediatric Therapy Center Moves to Harrison
Westchester Therapy Solutions moved from White Plains to Harrison and opened its state-of-the-art location in February.... (more...)

Orangetown: Upcoming Events for Kids
Pearl River, Orangetown and Nyack offers many activities for kids year-round, from indoor play spaces and library events to outdoor fun and sports. Use these calendar listings to plan your upcoming family fun.
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Ask the Expert: When Isn't Anesthesia Needed During Pediatric Medical Procedures?
Kelly Wagner, child life specialist at MD Anderson Proton Therapy Center in Houston, shares when anesthesia isn't necessary and how to prepare children for and keep them calm during medical procedures.... (more...)

Night Terrors: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Resources
Night terrors, also referred to as Sleep Terrors Disorder or Pavor nocturnus, is an emotional sleep disorder characterized by episodes of fear, flailing, and screaming while asleep, and is often paired with sleepwalking.... (more...)

Medical Marijuana & Children: Risks & Benefits
What it's like to provide your child with medical marijuana in New York.... (more...)

Pediatric Physical Therapy Center Opens in Somers
Metamorphosis Pediatric Physical Therapy opened in Somers, NY with a focus on Cuevas Medek Exercises.... (more...)

Could CMV Be the Cause of My Baby's Failed Hearing Test?
CMV, or cytomegalovirus, is an under-the-radar virus that effects babies' hearing and development. Here's how to treat and prevent it.... (more...)

Support for Parents of Children with Special Needs in Suffolk County
UPDATED MARCH 2016: Raising a child with special needs in Suffolk County, Long Island? Find support by connecting with other families, parents, and caregivers in Suffolk County who have kids with special needs. ... (more...)

2016 Open House Dates
UPDATED NOVEMBER 2015: Looking for more information on a local camp or school? See below for our list of current, upcoming open houses in Rockland, Westchester, Brooklyn, Queens, Fairfield, Manhattan, and Long Island. ... (more...)

Vision Research Center Begins Enrollment for Pediatric Vision Studies
SUNY College of Optometry is looking for children who have convergence insufficiency to participate in its pediatric vision study at its Clinical Vision Research Center.... (more...)

When Your Child with Special Needs Should Say Goodbye to the Pediatrician
Among the many transitions your child will make, leaving a pediatrician and switching to adult health care may be one of the most important. Follow our plan for easing the change.... (more...)

Pediatric Therapy Center Launches Sensory Bounce at BounceU Nanuet
Miriam Skydell and Associates has partnered with BounceU to offer Sensory Bounce at the BounceU Nanuet location. Sensory Bounce is a fun form of therapy that promotes social skills.... (more...)

Bellmore Chiropractor Offers Free Scoliosis Screenings
When scheduling back-to-school doctors' appointments for your children, don't forget to schedule a scoliosis screening. ChiroMom, a Bellmore chiropractor, is offering free scoliosis screenings for kids all summer.... (more...)

Ask the Expert: How Do I Get My Picky Eater to Try New Foods?
A therapist who treats children with feeding delays and disorders offers her tips for parents on how to get their picky eaters to eat new foods and try a variety of textures and tastes.... (more...)

The Vincent Smith School Adds Dr. Andrea Carlsen to Board of Directors
The Vincent Smith School Board of Trustees has added Andrea Carlsen, M.D., to its Board of Directors. Dr. Carlsen also serves as Medical Director of North Shore TMS in Huntington, NY.... (more...)

Weill Cornell Pediatric Sleep Center Opens on the Upper East Side
The Weill Cornell Pediatric Sleep Center recently opened at the NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health. The sleep center addresses sleeping issues in children, including not sleeping, apnea, and night terrors.... (more...)

BUYER BEWARE: Herbals and Your Kids
A scrape on the knee is easily fixed with a Band-aid and gentle kiss. Parents look forward to these rare moments when we can help mend our children without too much trouble. And it is when our children become ill that we try our best to make them well.... (more...)