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There’s nothing worse than being seated near a screaming baby on an airplane (unless, of course, you’re that baby’s parent). To help everyone—babies, parents and fellow passengers—have a more pleasant flight, Maryann Buetti-Sgouros, MD, FAAP, a pediatrician in our Westchester Health Pediatrics group, offers these important bits of advice in a recent blog.
At Westchester Health Pediatrics, we’re not sure which is more stressful: being seated next to a screaming baby on an airplane or being that baby’s parent. Probably both. And yet, contrary to popular belief, many babies actually travel well in flight. It’s usually the crawlers and toddlers who get antsy and upset when confined and […]
Something we often hear from our full-time working moms is that they feel guilty and stressed because of having to divide their time and attention between work and family. And with more mothers than ever in the workforce, these emotions are only going to increase. To help moms find a balance between the job and […]
These days, more mothers than ever are in the workforce. In fact, according to AmericanProgress.org, women now make up half of all workers in the United States, with nearly 4 in 10 homes having a mom that is also a working mother. Good news, right? Maybe. Something we often hear from the full-time working moms […]
Many urgent care facilities these days seem to follow the fast food model of delivering a service. They just want to get you through your current illness of the moment with a minimal wait so you can walk out with a prescription in hand. You are then done and free to continue on your way. “However, just as when you get a […]
I have a wonderful group of pediatric patients whom I attend to daily. Although I am part of Westchester Health Pediatrics, my practice has the feel of a solo practitioner’s office since I am the only physician in my location. However, part of my partnership with Westchester Health puts me in the position to take […]
Maryann Buetti-Sgouros, MD, one of our Westchester Health Pediatrics pediatricians and a working mom, has written spring family fitness urging families, particularly in Westchester, to enjoy the great outdoors together while taking part if the many fun, physical activities that are available in the area.
Yes, it really is true: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, even for the busiest of families. To help our patients and their parents eat a healthy breakfast and still get out the door on time, one of our Westchester Health Pediatrics pediatricians, Maryann Buetti-Sgouros, MD, FAAP, offers these helpful and useful tips […]
Oh, breakfast!!! If I could eat it for all three meals a day, I would. Unfortunately, the rest of my family would not be happy with omelettes and pancakes for dinner…sigh. Yet, I am always amazed when I speak to my patients who tell me they often skip breakfast regularly.