Stay safe in the cold weather!

How to Stay Safe on Your Snow Day: Winter Safety Tips for Kids and Parents
Heed these tips from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons on how to keep you and your children injury-free while shoveling snow, snowblowing, sledding, and playing outdoors this winter.
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December 08, 2017 at 01:28PM

Catch the Super moon tonight with the kids.

Supermoon 2017: When and How to See December’s ‘Full Cold Moon’ This Weekend
When the “Full Cold Moon” rises on Dec. 3, it will also be the first and last “supermoon” of 2017.
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December 03, 2017 at 07:17PM

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How does your child’s screen time measure up?
Kids up to age 8 spend an average of 2 hours and 19 minutes every day on screen media, Common Sense Media reports. For older kids, it’s hours more.
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November 25, 2017 at 12:45PM

Congratulations to Blue Ridge Pediatrics LLC Nurse Practitioner, Dr. Heide Temples!

Nursing faculty member earns national recognition for research into childhood obesity
Heide Temples, a Clemson University School of Nursing faculty member, has earned national recognition for her work showing that breastfeeding may be a key to preventing childhood obesity.
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September 25, 2017 at 05:23PM

Flu Vaccine is in! Call (864) 888-4464 to schedule an appointment.

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September 21, 2017 at 12:54AM

Awesome birthday with my favorite little guy! #sheshredsco #sheshredscocrew

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August 18, 2017 at 08:51AM

Before you head to Gravitopia or Skyzone be prepared. Have fun but be safe!

American Academy of Pediatrics
Trampolines are increasingly popular both as a sporting activity and recreation, but they can be very dangerous for children. Do you know how to keep kids safe around trampolines. Dr. Sarah Denny, an American Academy of Pediatrics spokesperson and an experienced emergency room doctor, offers parents practical advice about trampolines.
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July 29, 2017 at 01:54PM

Flu Vaccine Is In!

Flu shots are in! All children 6 months of age and older should get a flu shot. We have Flumist available for children 2 years of age and older as well.
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Welcome Natalie Dixon, MS, PA-C

Blue Ridge Pediatrics welcomes Natalie Dixon, MS, PA-C.

Natalie Dixon is a certified Physician Assistant, through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and received her Masters in Physician Assisting from the Medical University of South Carolina, in 2007.

Prior to working with Blue Ridge Pediatrics, Natalie worked with Wimauma Family Health Center-a health clinic for migrant workers in Florida, Clemson-Seneca Pediatrics, and the Child Abuse Pediatrics division of MUSC, in Charleston. She has a special interest in adolescent medicine, breastfeeding/lactation, weight management, and early literacy.

Natalie, her husband, and their two sons, are excited to be back in the upstate, and look forward to enjoying all of the outdoor activities offered here. They also love attending sporting events together, listening to live music and traveling.

Natalie Dixon, P.A.

We have FluMist and Flu Shots available!

Most Children two years of age and older can receive FluMist which is given as a nasal spray and needle free. Early October is the ideal time to get vaccinated. Give our office a call to schedule your flu vaccine today.

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