We are honored and proud to announce that Dr. Melissa Nelson has been recognized by the YWCA of Richmond and will be receiving one of their 2015 Outstanding Women Awards for her dedication and efforts to establish Richmond's freestanding children's hospital. Please help us in congratulating her. Follow the link below to read the entire article from the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
We know you've heard a lot about the measles outbreak here in the U.S. In an effort to provide you with a trusted source of information about the measles we've compiled a list of quick facts that will help you better understand the infection and why we vaccinate to protect against it. Be assured that if you and your child are vaccinated against the measles there is little risk of catching this infection. Photo courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control.
Is there a difference between a moisturizer and a lotion? Does a lotion, cream or ointment best protect my skin from the dryness of the winter season? How much/how often should I apply? Follow the link below to read more about winter skin care. We'll help you keep your, and your child's, skin soft and free of cracks this winter season.
Whether you have questions about breastfeeding your child, want reassurance that nursing is going well, or need assistance finding the right breast pump or nursing bra, our Lactation Consultants are here to help.
For current information about flu vaccine availability at our office as well as a list of local pharmacies offering the flu vaccine, please click the link below.