My Blog

Viewing 129 - 144 out of 188 posts

9of12

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Teens & Tanning: Why the Risks Far Outweigh the Benefits

As the skin cancer rate continues to rise, many of us can’t help but wonder why people continue to expose themselves to harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation. A tan, whether it’s Read More

Does My Child Have a Cold?

Colds may be common, but that does not mean caring for your child’s cold is easy. To help your little one feel better, your pediatrician is available to offer tips Read More

Baby Proofing Your Home

When your little one turns into baby-on-the-go, it's time to start baby proofing your home. While you cannot create an environment that is 100% safe, you can take the best Read More

What Is ADHD? Does My Child Suffer from It?

You worry about your child's impulsiveness and restless behavior. Her first grade teacher says she cannot sit still for story time, and quiet work is almost impossible work. You've heard of ADHD (Attention Read More

How to Stop a Nosebleed

While nosebleeds can be scary for a child, they are rarely a cause for alarm. Nosebleeds are typically common in children ages 3 to 10 years, and will often stop Read More

Hearing Tests and Ear Infections

Ear infections, acute maladies of the middle ear caused by viruses or bacteria, affect millions of young children annually, states the American Academy of Pediatrics. Your Gaithersburg, MD children's doctor, Read More

Keeping Your Home Safe from Poisons

Young children explore the world by putting things in their mouth. For this reason, more than one million children under the age of six are victims of accidental poisoning each Read More

Proper Hand Washing Methods

One of the most effective ways to prevent the spread of illnesses is through proper hand washing.  Young children in particular need to be reminded to wash their hands, which Read More

Sun Protection: Keep Your Child Safe While They Play in the Sun

According to American Academy of Dermatology, just one sunburn during childhood can double their lifetime risk of melanoma, the deadliestform of skin cancer. Their young and sensitive is the most Read More

Appendicitis in Children

Truth is, anyone with an appendix can get appendicitis—even our children. Appendicitis is a painful inflammation of the hollow, finger-shaped organ attached to the end of the large intestine. If Read More

Symptoms of Whooping Cough

When your child is sick, it can take a toll on not only them, put you as a parent. Your pediatrician is available to help you restore the health of your Read More

Does Your Child Have An Ear Infection?

Ear infections occur when fluid becomes trapped in the middle ear. Ear infections can develop in children and adults. Prime Pediatrics, which is located in Gaithersburg, MD, treats all kinds Read More

Mono: Symptoms and Prevention

Understanding Mono: The “Kissing Disease” Often called the kissing disease, mononucleosis (mono) is a caused by a virus that is transmitted through saliva. You can get this infection through kissing, but Read More

Treating a Cut

A child’s job is to explore every nook and cranny of their world, but that can often lead way to injury. From split lips to skinned knees, scrapes and cuts Read More

What Can My Pediatrician Do for My Child?

Taking care of your child’s health is the most important thing you can do for them at any age. With the help Dr. Farnoush Jamali in Gaithersburg, MD, you can Read More

Healthy Eating Options for Busy Families

Sometimes a sit-down meal seems impossible at times for busy families and making sure that a meal is healthy feels like an even bigger challenge. With a little organization, you Read More

Viewing 129 - 144 out of 188 posts

9of12

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Main Location

845-B Quince Orchard Blvd,
Gaithersburg, MD 20878