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Summer Safety: What You Need to Know About Dry Drowning

2021-03-22T22:39:50+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Pediatric Resources|

If you have never heard of dry drowning before, you’re not alone. Many parents have no idea what dry drowning is even if they’ve read up on swimming safety. In this blog, we’ll cover what dry drowning is, the symptoms in children, treatment, and prevention. What Is Dry Drowning? Dry drowning, also known as secondary drowning [...]

5 of the Most Common Teething Symptoms in Babies

2019-05-20T15:37:35+00:00May 20th, 2019|Pediatric Resources|

Because of their inability to express their specific discomfort, it can be tricky to know when your baby is experiencing teething symptoms and when there might be another issue to blame. These common teething signs, especially when experienced together, likely indicate teething pain in children from three months to three years old. 1.    Swollen, Puffy Gums [...]

How to Prevent Asthma Attacks at Home and at School

2021-03-22T22:35:38+00:00May 13th, 2019|Asthma, Pediatric Resources|

Asthma attacks can be incredibly scary, but they can also be preventable. If your childing is living with asthma, follow these tips for how to prevent asthma attacks at home and school. Preventing Asthma Attacks at Home Keep Things Clean One of the best ways to prevent asthma attacks at home is to be vigilant in [...]

How To Teach Social Skills To Children with ADHD

2019-01-10T15:59:36+00:00January 10th, 2019|ADHD & ADD|

For many children, the stigma of an ADHD diagnosis can be as challenging to face as the ADHD symptoms themselves. When you add the fact that many children with ADHD struggle to match the social skills of their peers, it’s no surprise that many kids with ADHD struggle to develop strong friendships. Here are some ADHD [...]

10 New Year’s Resolution Ideas for Your Family’s Health

2021-02-13T01:06:45+00:00January 3rd, 2019|Diet & Exercise, Parenting|

Healthy New Year’s Resolutions can go a long way in setting your family up for a great year! Whether you’re looking to prevent childhood obesity, grow closer as a family, or simply live a more active lifestyle, these 10 New Year’s resolution ideas for families can help. 1.  Cook Together as a Family One easy way [...]

Griselda Scott is Our Bike Giveaway Winner

2018-11-30T17:45:22+00:00November 30th, 2018|Pediatric Resources|

A patient satisfaction survey was sent out earlier this year, and participants were automatically entered into our bike giveaway drawing after completing the survey. Griselda Scott was selected to be the lucky owner of a brand new Mongoose bike! Congratulations, Griselda!

Dr. Steinberg Honored as a Rural Health Hero

2018-10-05T22:58:36+00:00October 5th, 2018|Pediatric Resources|

Our very own Dr. Steinberg of Woodburn Pediatric Clinic received an honorable mention for the 2018 Rural Health Hero awards! The Rural Health Hero award: Recognizes an individual, provider, practice or community for making a distinguished, unique or exceptional contribution to improving the quality of life for rural Oregonians. Criteria may include going above and beyond [...]

Free Classes for Expectant Parents

2018-10-24T20:45:01+00:00September 24th, 2018|Parenting, Pediatric Resources|

Woodburn Pediatric Clinic is pleased to provide free “Caring for Baby” classes for all expectant parents in the community. Our team will discuss everything you need to know about caring for your baby in the first few weeks of life to help soon-to-be moms and dads feel more confident when the big day arrives. The next [...]

Heat Exhaustion: What to Look for And How to Treat It

2021-03-22T22:15:09+00:00July 20th, 2018|Parenting, Pediatric Resources|

The summer is heating up, and with many children home from school and playing outdoors, it’s important to know the symptoms of heat stroke and heat exhaustion in kids, as well as how to treat it. Here’s some helpful information from the pediatricians at Woodburn to help keep your kids cool this summer. Disclaimer: The information [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Head Lice Prevention, Symptoms, and Treatment

2021-03-22T21:16:32+00:00July 13th, 2018|Pediatric Resources|

Summer break means sports teams and sleepaway camp, and whenever kids are in close quarters, lice can become a problem. Read on as the pediatricians at Woodburn Pediatric Clinic cover everything you need to know about head lice symptoms, treatment, and prevention. Head Lice Symptoms While there are several head lice symptoms, the most common is [...]