Blog, Pediatrics

6 Crucial Facts About Poison Ivy

You’ve probably heard the old adage: “Leaves of three, let it be.” Guess what? It’s true! Because poison ivy can be found all over the country, we at Westchester Health feel it’s important at this time of year to let our patients and parents know how to recognize and avoid it this bothersome plant. To that end, Lauren Adler, MD, […]

Blog, Pediatrics

The 5 Most Important Things For New Dads To Know

These days, on playgrounds, at playdates and in pediatricians’ offices, you’re just as likely to see dads there as moms, as more and more dads are actively involved in their baby’s birth, feeding, burping, bathing, diaper changing and everything else that comes with having a newborn. At Westchester Health, we firmly support this fatherly involvement! But […]