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"There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings." - Hodding Carter

Being a parent is one of the most rewarding and challenging jobs you will ever have!
Successful parenting doesn't mean that you will always have the right answer.  In fact, sometimes there simply is no "right answer" to be found.

At 1st Choice Pediatrics, our goal is to offer you the tools to make the best decisions for your children so that they can remain safe, healthy, and meet their full potential.

Children grow and change quickly – sometimes it is difficult for parents to keep up!  Although we expect children to meet specific developmental milestones by certain ages, all children are unique.  Sometimes it is easy for parents ...
Vaccines are one of the most important and effective ways you can protect your child from harmful and life-threatening diseases. Due to the development and administration of vaccines, the occurrence of vaccine-preventable diseases is at or near ...
KidsDoc - from the American Academy of Pediatrics By Self Care Decisions, LLC Book Suggestions AAP Bookstore Heading Home With Your Newborn: From Birth to Reality - Laura A. Jana, MD, FAAP, ...