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Dr. Nik Selected for NJ's Favorite Kids' Docs
Dr. Nik has been voted New Jersey Favorite Kids' Doc for 2012 by New Jersey Family magazine!

Childhood Asthma Linked To BPA Exposure
Children who are exposed to the chemical bisphenol A, or BPA, are at an increased risk for asthma, according to a new study published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

POWER IS BACK!!
We are pleased to announce that our power and phone service has been restored!

Antibacterials Found in Soap, Toothpaste, Mouthwash Linked to Allergy Risk in Children
Exposure to common antibacterial chemicals and preservatives found in soap, toothpaste, mouthwash and other personal-care products may make children more prone to a wide range of food and environmental allergies

A Little Too Early to Start Teaching Kids Math?
Human brains process large and small numbers of objects using two different mechanisms, but infants have not yet developed the ability to make those two processes work together...

Is It Just A Cold Or Is It Allergies?
Experts at Cincinnati Children's Give Parents Tips on How to Tell the Difference

Children Under Age 2 Should Avoid Watching TV
Babies and toddlers learn best from interaction with humans, not screens

Massage Makes for Happier and Healthier babies
Hundreds of local parents are getting their infants massages - just for the health of it.

Unhealthy Eating Habits Start Early, Nestle Research Finds
American children as young as 12 months are developing unhealthy dietary patterns which may lead to obesity

FLU SHOTS!
Flu shots are available at Bernardsville Pediatrics - preservative free Flu shots and intranasal Flumist

GIRAFFE NAMING CONTEST
We Have a Winner!

Social Media and Kids: Some Benefits, Some Worries
Pediatricians are adding another topic to their list of questions for visits with school-aged and adolescent patients: Are you on Facebook?

Kids with asthma need more help with inhalers, study shows
Fewer than one in 10 children with asthma use traditional inhalers correctly, according to a new study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Kids Should Ride in Rear-Facing Seats Longer
Kids should sit in rear-facing car seats as long as they fit, or until age two

OPEN House at Bernardsville Pediatrics
Come meet Dr. Nick on Friday, March 25

CDC: U.S. Flu Season Picking Up
Pediatric deaths from flu tripled in the past month...

NJ Boy Dies from Bacterial Meningitis
A New Jersey boy has died of an apparent case of bacterial meningitis.

Baby Crib Recall: SafetyCraft
A federal consumer agency is warning that SafetyCraft brand full-size and portable drop-side cribs manufactured or distributed by Generation 2 Worldwide contain drop-side hardware that may be dangerous to toddlers and infants.

NJ teen launches anti-bulling program
Fourteen year old girl makes the new program against bulling at her school

Tips on fighting childhood obesity
Simple changes can make a big difference when it comes to childhood obesity

CDC: Lead poisoning linked to amulet
New cases of lead poisoning discovered in US children

Bernardsville Pediatrics is now OPEN!
Bernardsville Pediatrics is now open for business. All patients welcome. Accepting most insurances.

 
 
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