The difference between a cough due to cold or a cough due to croup is very distinct. Croup, which is an infection that causes the vocal chords to swell, causes a cough that sounds like a bark. In Dr. Jaime Friedman’s latest BLOG, she explains very thoroughly the symptoms and treatment for this common ailment.
For more healthcare information for kids, be sure to visit our website to find a doctor, get the latest information on children’s health topics and find out why CPMG is right for you. In partnership with Rady Children’s Health Network, we’re the region’s only pediatric medical network specializing in children’s health, from birth through age 18.
The importance of immunizing our kids is not new information to those of us working in the healthcare industry. But it’s continues to be a topic of controversy, especially in light of the recent measles outbreak that stemmed from unvaccinated kids at Disneyland. Dr. Jaime Friedman of Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG) recently wrote a very enlightening blog on the topic of immunizations, clearly explaining the difference between facts, myths and opinions. You can also easily look up immunization rates at San Diego area schools HERE.
Last Minute Shoppers – Age-appropriate gifts for kids of all ages!
We’ve all been there, trying to come up with last minute gift ideas for the kids on your list. Dr. Jaime Friedman of Children’s Physicians Medical Group (CPMG) shares some of her favorite developmentally appropriate ones HERE on our blog.
If you’re a parent, it seems like almost every child goes through a picky eating phase at one time or another. The good news is, it’s very common. In Children’s Physicians Medical Group’s (CPMG) latest YouTube video, Dr. Jaime Friedman talks about common concern parents have about kids’ eating habits. CLICK HERE to see the video.
CPMG has a network of doctors countywide, all specially trained to care for kids – so you can find just the right one for your child. Call our customer service department 1-877-276-4543 to find a pediatrician near you, or visit our website for more in-depth information on our doctors, health topics, and more. To start a discussion on a health issue important to you, be sure to visit our blog, Kids’ Health 1st, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, too!