Jan 18, 2021
Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day! A reminder that our office is closed in observance.
Jan 15, 2021
Your toddler sees sleep as the enemy — and midnight-hour complications can turn sleep into a distant dream. Sleep can seem like an elusive dream when you're raising a toddler, because the problems disturbing your little one's slumber can be challenging to diagnose and solve. Luckily, there are a number of ways to help establish a good bedtime for your toddler! When you're starting to set up a bedtime routine for your little one, keep these in mind:Stick to the same bed and wake up times ...
Jan 13, 2021
In a world where children are "growing up digital," it's important to help them learn healthy concepts of digital use. As parents, you play an important role in teaching these skills. Here at Nuby Pediatrics, we wanted to share a few different ways to help manage your kids technology use!Make a family media use planTreat media like any other environment in your child's lifeSet time limits and encourage playtimeBe a good role model onlineJoin in screen time with your kidsThere are so many things ...
Jan 11, 2021
Just like anything, toys are advancing rapidly in a variety of ways. For instance, many toys allow for personalization while others are immersive. Additionally, many technological toys are enjoying a new era of intelligence in that they have smart technology. With that being said, we wanted to share with you some of the top toy trends for 2021! Here are a few-Personalized toysPlush toysWater toysSTEM toysEnvironmentally conscious toysDo you want to know more about the trendiest toys out there? ...
Jan 08, 2021
On a cold winters day, relaxing in a nice, warm bubble bath sounds like the perfect thing to do. Most children find bubble baths fun and enjoy playing with the bubbles, which entice them to take their baths. Some bubble bath products serve as a dual purpose and can also be used to wash skin or hair. Bubble baths may offer health benefits too! Here are a few:Relieves congestionRelaxes sore musclesHelps with your sleep
Jan 06, 2021
Since winter is finally here, Nuby wants to share with you all some ideas of how to keep the kids busy when it’s not as easy to play outside. These crafts are easy to do and are all made with household products! From Christmas crafts and decorations to just general winter fun, these are guaranteed to put a smile on your little ones’ faces even if they can’t go out and build a snowman.Some fun ideas:Egg Carton PenguinsPaper Polar Bear MasksCotton-ball snowmanCoffee Filter, ...
Jan 04, 2021
Did you know that only about 1 in 4 children get the recommended 60 minutes of physical activity per day?Participation in all types of physical activity drops dramatically as a child's age and grade in school increase. It's important that physical activity be a regular part of family life. Let's keep your children healthy and active!So here are 11 Ways to Encourage Your Child to Be Physically Active:Parents can play a key role in helping their child become more physically active. Some ...
Jan 01, 2021
Happy New Year from the Nuby Pediatrics Family!Please note that our office is closed today for the national holiday. We wish you good health and happiness in 2021!
Dec 30, 2020
It's almost 2021, let's make healthy New Year's Resolutions for our children & teens this year!The start of the new year is a great time to help your children focus on forming good habits.Here are some good age-appropriate resolutions to encourage your children to fulfill this year: https://www.healthychildren.org/.../Healthy-New-Years...Also, don't forget to book your child's Well Visit Appointment this year! 940-566-5437
Dec 28, 2020
Happy Monday everyone. As the year 2020 is ending describe your year with an emoji. For some, it's been an odd year and for others a tough year. Either way, we'd love to hear from you.