Dr. Samantha Smith, pediatric orthopedist, at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital provides tips on how kids should approach becoming active again for fall sports through stretching and slowly increasing their exercise levels.
Our parent company, The Local Moms Network spoke to Dr. Michelle Chung, a clinical psychologist who works with YourMomCares. She is sharing helpful information, including how social media is contributing to mental health concerns in children and adolescents.
The Local Moms Network spoke to a pediatric infectious disease specialist from Yale Medicine, who explains some easy ways to keep your family safe from Lyme Disease. Learn more here.
As we all anxiously await the end of this dreadful pandemic, we look forward to what 2021 will bring us. Click here for information from Dr. Joshua Frank at OrthoConnecticut what he has learned over the many years in sports medicine about a sudden change in activity in terms of increasing the risk of injury!
CT Governor Ned Lamont has now laid out a clear timeline for eligibility for the vaccine based on age, as well as for Pre K-12 school staff, teachers and professional childcare providers. Learn more here.
Coastal Orthopedics is reopening their Darien location on Mondays and Tuesdays at 36 Old Kings Highway South. Get evaluated by our fellowship-trained board certified specialists, including Dr. Bast, Dr. Soojian and Dr. Lynch. Find out more, here.
Governor Ned Lamont today announced that public health officials in Connecticut have confirmed that the first two cases of the COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7 have been detected in the state.
Check here for a guide to gyms and trainers (both in person and virtual), as well as nutrition options to help you get on track and stay on track in the new year!
The team of experienced specialists are here for all of you and your family’s urgent and non-urgent orthopedic needs. They are currently offering both in-person and telemedicine appointments. And some exciting news – they have two new accomplished doctors who have joined the team! Learn more here!
Parenthood can bring a backache along with it… especially for moms! Dr. Murphy with Stamford Spine explains why that is, how to prevent and treat it.