• Flu Vaccine Primer

    Flu Vaccine Primer

    By: Heather Davies, MD The Flu Vaccine Clinic is open for business here at Potomac Pediatrics! You can walk-in Tuesday-Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm to receive your immunization. Before you come in read below for the answers to frequently asked questions about the flu vaccine. Who should get the flu vaccine? -Influenza vaccine is recommended for all people

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  • Total Eclipse of the Sun

    Total Eclipse of the Sun

    by: Michelle Place CRNP-P On Monday, August 21, 2017, the moon will pass in front of the sun to create a total solar eclipse that will be visible in a 70 mile wide diagonal path across the United States stretching from Oregon to South Carolina. If you are outside of this “zone of totality”, as

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  • Is it Normal or is it Separation Anxiety?

    Is it Normal or is it Separation Anxiety?

    How to tell if your child has Separation Anxiety Disorder By Adair Parr, M.D., J.D. Separation anxiety is normal in very young children (between the ages of 8 and 14 months). Toddlers may go through phases in which they don’t want to leave their parents. However, children over the age of 6 who have difficulty

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