PROVIDING CHILDREN OF ALL ABILITIES WITH EDUCATIONAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES

Lyme Disease in Children

By: Stephanie Shabangu, Penfield Children’s Center Reviewed by: Kelsey Sorvick, RN, Penfield Children’s Center Lyme disease is caused by an infection from a tick bite. When the bite occurs, [...]

Container Babies

By: Aimee Erb-Jirovec, MS OTR/L What does “container baby” mean? “Container baby” is a fairly new term used to describe a phenomenon in which young children are spending increasing [...]

Pink Eye

By: Stephanie Shabangu, Penfield Children’s Center Pink eye or conjunctivitis, is often caused by a viral or bacterial infection of the clear membrane that lines the eyelid and covers [...]

Anaphylaxis

Written by: Stephanie Shabangu, Penfield Children's Center Reviewed by: Kelsey Sorvick, RN, Penfield Children's Center Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that can happen very suddenly and must be [...]