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Are Backpacks Jeopardizing Your Child’s Health?

September 17th, 2013|Parenting, Pediatric Resources|

With School Backpack Awareness Day (9/18/2013) just around the corner, Woodburn Pediatrics believes it is important for parents to be aware of the serious health effects that too heavy and improperly worn school backpacks can have on children. The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) found that over 2,000 back related injuries were reported in the year [...]

Breastfeeding Tips

December 7th, 2010|Parenting|

A routine part of our newborn examination is an assessment of infant feeding.  Our lactation specialist, Adelina Torres, has worked with our nursing mothers for over ten years.  She is skilled at helping mothers find the optimal nursing technique for their baby.  We encourage new mothers to call us as soon as you are home with [...]