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Guidance for Palivizumab Prophylaxis among Infants and Young Children at Increased Risk of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection

July 2nd, 2017

Georgia AAP Communication

September 19, 2016

Guidance for Palivizumab Prophylaxis among Infants and Young Children at Increased Risk of Hospitalization for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection

September 19, 2016

There have been no changes in the recommendations for palivizumab prophylaxis among infants and young children at increased risk of hospitalization for respiratory syncytial virus infection for the 2016-17 season.

The ABC of influenza and “the flu” for 2016–2017 season

July 2nd, 2017

Influenza remains a common infection in the United States and the main reason is because it is a contagious viral illness, is spread by contact and droplet. There are two species of influenza, Influenza A and Influenza B however for our purposes and for the most part bot are often managed the same way.

Health check-ups for the parents can keep children healthy: here is why?

July 2nd, 2017

The focus for any parent, aunt, uncle, friend or even nation has always been children: our kids, our future. If they are indeed that important then isn’t it ironic that I will be writing this? Anyway, as I am already writing I will let you in (one again) on the importance of keeping an eye or four on our health through routine check-ups with our primary physician.

Omega Pediatrics Video Ad

July 2nd, 2017

This video advertisement gives a summary of some of the Omega Pediatrics unique qualities. Many of you may have seen it before, but we decided to share it in this blog post so that those who have not seen the video can watch it. There are a few other Omega Pediatrics videos which we will share at some point later.

How to succeed with breastfeeding: a blueprint for the working mother

July 2nd, 2017

How to succeed with breastfeeding: a blueprint for the working mother

There are many stages in the breastfeeding process for a working mother. It starts a long time before conception and goes all to way through the return to work phase.

In this two-piece article, I will try to lay it down in plain language.

What is a pediatrician?

July 2nd, 2017

 The simplest answer for "What is a pediatrician?"

The simplest answer is a medical doctor trained beyond basic physician training in the particular skills necessary to provide:

Immediate care for acute illness in a newborn, child, teenager and young adult up to 21 years.

Fulton County Immunization Locations Map

July 2nd, 2017
  • Locations in Fulton County Georgia where you can get Government-provided Immunization for your children. On the map you will see how to get there from Omega Pediatrics. You will find more detailed information about Fulton County childrens immunization locations including addresses and phone numbers here.
  • Here at Omega Pediatrics our Pediatricians will soon be participating in the Vaccines For Children program however we do not provide the Government vaccines at the moment. It is only at these 8 Health Centers.
  • To see more details, go to our wiki 

Does Your Doctor Know About Obesity?

July 2nd, 2017

We are not doing as well as we should with obesity in this country. It is really a sad case since the United States leads the world in healthcare spending and identification of threats to optimal health, yet we are still losing the battle of the bulge, the Obesity Epidemic.

I am the Alpha and the Omega, the First and the Last, the Beginning and the End. Rev 22 vs 13
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