What Is Celiac Disease And How Do I Know If My Child Has It?

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Celiac disease is an autoimmune condition in which the immune system responds abnormally to gluten, a protein. This occurs as a result of a child’s genetics and exposure to a trigger. A child who develops celiac disease probably inherits the condition from one or both parents and then develops the disease when exposed to gluten

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Now That We’re Part of Northwell Health and Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Your Child Is In the Best Possible Hands.

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Now that Westchester Health Pediatrics is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we have greatly expanded our services to bring you and your family the best possible care. Best of all, this new relationship means that you now have access to Cohen Children’s Medical Center, the New York metropolitan area’s

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Today is National Bike to School Day: Important Video On Bike Safety

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Now that Westchester Health Pediatrics is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we’re also affiliated with Cohen Children’s Medical Center. As we learn more about our new relationship, we’re finding out that we have a lot of things in common, such as a commitment to child safety, especially biking and bike helmets. Today is National Bike to

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Now That We’re Affiliated With Cohen Children’s Medical Center, You Have Access to One of the Nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals.

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Now that Westchester Health Pediatrics is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we have greatly expanded our services to bring you and your family the best possible care. Best of all, this new relationship means that you now have access to Cohen Children’s Medical Center, the New York metropolitan area’s

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Now That We’re Partners With Cohen Children’s Medical Center, You Have Access to the Very Best Care For Your Child.

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Now that Westchester Health Pediatrics is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we have greatly expanded our services to bring you and your family the best possible care. Best of all, this new relationship means that you now have access to Cohen Children’s Medical Center, the New York metropolitan area’s

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Got A Child Who Needs A Pediatric Specialist? Good News: You Now Have Access to Cohen Children’s Medical Center.

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Now that Westchester Health Pediatrics is part of Northwell Health and its physician organization, Northwell Health Physician Partners, we have greatly expanded our services to bring you and your family the best possible care. Best of all, this new relationship means that you now have access to Cohen Children’s Medical Center, the New York metropolitan area’s

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Are Tanning Beds Safe? No And Here’s Why.

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No matter how splashy and seductive the ads promoting tanning salons may be, artificial tanning machines are not safe, and we at Westchester Health Pediatrics do not recommend them. Tanning beds emit ultraviolet (UV) radiation which is a significant risk factor for skin cancers, including malignant melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. In fact, people

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What CPR Do I Need to Know For My Baby?

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For parents, one of the scariest health events is when their baby stops breathing. What do you do? Should you administer CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation)? How much time do you have? At Westchester Health Pediatrics, we hope you’ll never have to use CPR for your infant or child, but in case you do, it’s very important

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How To Stay Safe While Playing Spring Sports

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Whether you’re into soccer, skateboarding, baseball, softball, lacrosse, tennis, track and field or a host of other warm weather sports, spring is a great time of year to be outdoors after a long, cold winter. Spring sports are also a terrific way to stay fit and enjoy being active with friends and family. Keep in

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6 Myths About Acne You Need To Be Aware Of

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Is there ever a good time to have pimples? Every teenager we’ve ever known would say an emphatic no. Not only do pimples and acne make you look and feel lousy, they always seem to show up at the worst times, such as before a big game, or the school dance, or an important interview.

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