Posted by Lindsay Trude on September 4th, 2014

Well Baby/Child Office Visits

Regular visits to the pediatrician are a key part of preventative health care.  At Associates in Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine in Baton Rouge, each visit our pediatricians will fully examine your child.  This checkup will give your child’s pediatrician a chance to: *Make sure your child is eating well, growing well, and is healthy. *Update immunizations. *Track […] Read More »

Posted by Lindsay Trude on September 2nd, 2014

ADHD Drug Use in Children Not Linked to Adult Height

An analysis of more than 1,000 children with and without attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder found that neither the diagnosis itself nor stimulant treatment was associated with substantial differences in adult height.  The findings appear in the September 2014 journal “Pediatrics”.  We at Associates in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine in Baton Rouge and Zachary are equipped to evaluate […] Read More »