Posted by Lindsay Trude on January 6th, 2015

How Does an Ear Infection Happen?

Ear infections are a VERY common condition in pediatrics. In fact, ear infections are the most common bacterial infection in children. $3 BILLION dollars are spent on ear infections each year. 80% of kiddos will have had an ear infection before kindergarten and most kids have one to three ear infections in the first years […] Read More »

Posted by Lindsay Trude on January 6th, 2015

Molluscum- A Very Common Skin Rash in Children

Molluscum contagiosum is a viral infection that causes a benign skin rash that resembles a pimple or wart-like bump. They usually are soft and smooth with an indented center. Most commonly seen in children between 1 and 12 years old, molluscum can spread locally fairly rapidly. Molluscum lesions usually last 2-3 months, but because it […] Read More »