Excellent Pediatric Emergency Care – Jaime’s Story
When her 12-year-old daughter had an allergic reaction, Jaime turned to the experienced, caring staff at Stamford Health. Read the full story.
Does My Child Need to Wear a Mask?
Wearing a mask is one of the most important ways we can work together to stop the spread of COVID-19. It's important- and safe- for children under two to wear a mask. Here's why.
Going Back to School During COVID-19
Stamford Health’s infectious disease and pediatric experts aim to answer some of the most popular questions about returning to school for this coming academic year.
What Parents Should Know about Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children
The COVID-19 pandemic—and recent reports of Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C)—raise new questions for parents and caregivers. Stamford Health's pediatric team has the answers in this blog.
Raising a Newborn During COVID-19
What should you know about taking care of a newborn during a pandemic like COVID-19? Stamford Health Medical Group's Dr. Sanford L. Swidler explores the topic in our blog.
Calming Your Child's Anxiety About COVID-19
How do you calm any anxiety your child might have around COVID-19? The following tips from Stamford Health's pediatric experts may help.
Newborn Behavior: Is this Normal?
If you’re a new parent, congratulations! Here are answers to your most pressing questions about taking care of your baby, from newborn behavior and stool color to sleeping habits and feeding.
Halloween Safety Tips for Parents
When it comes to Halloween, it pays to lay down some ground rules. Hint: bobbing for apples isn't sanitary.
How to Choose the Right Pediatrician
You're faced with the big step of finding a pediatrician near you. Dr. Gerald Rakos of Stamford Health addresses how to find a pediatrician.
Preparing Your Child for a Hospital Stay
For children, the anticipation of a hospital stay can cause mixed feelings. Dr. Gerald Rakos of Stamford Health discusses preparing your child for a hospital stay in our blog.