Bright horizons Pediatrics, P.C.
Dr. Brian G. Sapp and Dr. Kathryn Talerico
847-693-7020
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  Dr. Sapp has recommended theses sites/documents as they contain helpful information for:

Recall and Product Alerts from the American Academy of Pediatrics:
http://aapnews.aappublications.org/cgi/collection/health_alerts

What to expect at each checkup (a parent guide)

Guidelines for required school physicals:

5 year old (aka "Kindergarten Physical")
6th Grade Physical
9th Grade Physical
ALL sports , daycares and many camps require an annual physical exam!


Flu Shot Q&A:

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/flu-shots/ID00017

http://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/keyfacts.htm




Guidelines for acetaminophen dosage:
http://www.tylenol.com/page.jhtml?id=tylenol/children/subchild.inc

Guidelines for ibuprofen dosage:
http://www.motrin.com/

Illinois Poison Control:
http://illinoispoisoncenter.org/

In an Emergency

1. Call the Poison Center Hotline (1-800-222-1222) if you or another person have been poisoned, or think you have been exposed to something that might cause an unwanted and/or unexpected reaction.

2. Remain calm - the majority of poison emergencies can be resolved quickly; over the phone

3. Call 9-1-1 if the person is unconscious or has difficulty breathing.




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