Our Blog

June 2013

Our New Website - Live!

As of this morning, our new website is up and running!  The address is the same, take a look - www.tamalpaispediatrics.com - and let us know what you think. 

There are many new features, including links to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Healthy Children website, the KidsDoc Symptom Checker and lots of information and resources for you and your family.


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Posted: 6/12/2013 7:33:07 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


Infant Sleep Class - June 27 in Novato

Sarah Middleton, an infant sleep consultant and parent coach, will be returning to our Greenbrae office on Thursday, June 27th at 12:15PM.  Sarah will be doing a lecture on Sleep from 0 to 12 months, discussing babies' sleep needs and how best to help your baby learn good sleep habits.
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Posted: 6/10/2013 7:32:22 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


Costco Berries and Hepatitis A

Once again, an infectious disease transmitted by food is in the news.  This time, it's Hepatitis A instead of Salmonella, Shigella or E. Coli.  Hepatitis A is caused by a virus that can be transmitted by someone who is infected and handles food. 
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Posted: 6/10/2013 7:31:14 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


New Website - Coming Soon!

We have been hard at work transferring all of the information from our website to our new site, which will still be at: www.tamalpaispediatrics.com.  The new site will include all of the same information as our current site, as well as the KidDoc Symptom Checker from the AAP HealthyChildren.org site, and parent resources from the American Academy of Pediatrics. 
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Posted: 6/10/2013 7:29:40 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


Breastfeeding Support Group

For all of our breastfeeding moms - in addition to lactation support from Brenda Evans, PNP, we are happy to announce that we are starting a monthly breastfeeding support group.  The group will be facilitated by Julia Giammona, LPN.
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Posted: 6/10/2013 7:13:12 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


How to Talk to Kids About the Boston Marathon Bombings

Once again, the news is filled with reports of a tragic event.  The bombing at the Boston Marathon yesterday affects all of us in some way.  Our hearts go out to the families and community that was affected by this event.
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Posted: 6/9/2013 7:07:16 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments


Tamalpais Pediatrics and UCSF

In March, all of our patients should have received a letter about our new affiliation with the UCSF School of Medicine.  We are proud to announce that Tamalpais Pediatrics has become a Clinical Associate of UCSF.   For more details on this relationship, click here to read a copy of the letter that was sent to our patients.
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Posted: 6/8/2013 7:04:17 AM by Kim Adams | with 0 comments