This time of year is very difficult for my family as we lost my nephew Noah to suicide. I write to remind folks that teens can become depressed and even suicidal. I hope that no other families will have to experience this pain. Suicide does not end pain, it just passes the pain to those who love you.
In this busy season, there are so many things to do. One of those things includes taking your child to the pediatric health clinic. As a pediatric healthcare provider, I want to give you some simple hints to make each visit a little more productive and hopefully smoother. Read my article to see the 12 tips I recommend for a smoother visit: https://www.tidewaterfamily.com/health/prep-for-your-next-pediatric-visit
Please be extra patient as there are staffing shortages everywhere.