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  • Sep 9 2020
    We have flu shots in stock for ALL our patients! Flu shots will be popular this year. This fall, every kid with any mild symptoms will be asked by schools and daycares to get tested for everything. So you can save trouble by doing everything you can to keep the kids from catching viral illness; this includes flu shots for everybody in the family. Click here for more information about flu vaccines: http://www.dmpkids.com/FLu-vaccine-read-all-about-it/ Click here to see current avail... details
  • Sep 6 2020
    COVID-19 PCR testing is being provided for free by the State of Delaware. Any Delaware resident can be tested, without a prescription or doctor's order. Do not eat, drink, or brush your teeth for 20 minutes prior to the test. WHERE TO GO: 1. The Delaware Division of Public Health runs free, drive-up testing clinics in the parking lot of one Walgreens in each county, from 9 am to 5 pm, 7 days per week. In New Castle County, you can go to Walgreens, 700 S Ridge Ave, Middletown, DE 197... details
  • Dec 24 2019
    Christiana Care has a new Autism evaluation program at Wilmington Hospital. If you would like your child evaluated for Autism Spectrum Disorder, or would like more in-depth evaluation and treatment, you may contact them. Dr. Narpinder Mahli Wilmington Hospital, Department of Psychiatry 501 W. 14th Street Gateway Building, Suite 1E40 Wilmington, DE 19801 302-320-9108 christianacare.org/services/behavioralhealth/childadolescentpsychiatry/multidisciplinary-autism-program/ ... details
  • Apr 1 2019
    Paper books are better than electronic tablets for reading to toddlers. A new study observed parents reading to their toddlers, using print books and with interactive, tablet-based books. With print books, parents engaged in more reading, more conversation, and more engagement than with the electronic tablet. I suspect that the bright lights and noises of electronic books are distracting for both the parents and the kids. The well-known benefits of reading to children may not extend ... details