10 Healthy Summer Activities for Kids

While there is a lot of excitement about summer being just around the corner, the amount of free time may have parents wondering about potential healthy summer activities that their families can partake in this season. For many, summer seems like the perfect time to get outdoors, exercise, and be active, but for our next… Continue Reading

5 Fun Things to Do in Wake Forest this Summer

With a change of season comes a revitalized calendar of events, so we wanted to prepare you with a rundown of all the fun things to do in Wake Forest this summer! On the one hand, the hot summer days can drag on, and you may run out of entertainment options for your kids sooner… Continue Reading

6 Healthy Snacks for Kids

There is always that point in the day when the kids are looking for a quick snack. Once they’ve gotten the chance to enjoy it, the fun continues. To ensure your kids are ready to take on the next adventure, it is important to give them snacks to keep them healthy, happy, and satisfied. This… Continue Reading

10 Common Childhood Illnesses

If you are a parent, you probably know the difficulties of dealing with a sick child. While many of these illnesses are unpleasant, luckily they are not usually serious. However, you should know the basics of the most common illnesses your child might get. Continue Reading

6 Instagram Accounts for Parents to Follow in 2022

Since its introduction to society in 2010, Instagram has created a defining place for itself in many people’s lives. Here at Wake Forest Pediatric Associates, we know the presence of the platform can leave all parents wondering whether it has a helpful (or harmful) effect. While both can be true, there is merit to discover.… Continue Reading

The No Surprise Act Explained

Your Rights and Protections Against Surprise Medical BillsWhen you receive emergency care or are treated by an out-of-network provider at an in-network hospital or ambulatory surgical center, you are protected from surprise billing or balance billing. What Is “Balance Billing” (Sometimes Called “Surprise Billing”)?When you see a doctor or other health care provider, you may… Continue Reading

6 Toddler Safety Tips

When your baby becomes a toddler, the new movement can provide new opportunities for safety issues. Learning what to watch out for is vital. Here, we provide you with six toddler safety tips to keep in mind.  Toddler Safety Tips For You Each of these provides a shift in your mindset from when your child… Continue Reading

5 Reasons Well Child Visits are Important

Now that the new year is underway, it’s a great time to make sure you’ve got your family’s routine medical visits scheduled. While it may be tempting to skip scheduling another trip to the doctor when your child is well, it’s important to bring the kids in for their well-child visits. Here’s why:  1. Track… Continue Reading

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