July is National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month

Pediatric Home Health Care in Great Neck NY July is National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness and Prevention Month, and it is dedicated to bringing awareness to cleft lips and other orofacial conditions that plague children.  Children and families affected by craniofacial difficulties may need quality pediatric care. Statistics According to the Centers for Disease Control, CDC, approximately 2,600 children are born each year with a cleft lip. Another 4,400 are born with a cleft palate. Others have facial conditions such as abnormal or missing ... Read more

Pediatric Home Health Care – Strategies for Children with FASD

Pediatric Home Health Care in Great Neck NY When Nick and Selena adopted their 5 year-old daughter, they knew they had their work cut out for them. She had been diagnosed with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) among other health conditions. They were excited to face whatever life had to bring them, and they learned a lot along the way. Looking back, here are some of the things they learned from their journey together. 1.      Know ahead there will be some difficulties and ... Read more