University of MS Medical Center : Pediatric Residency Program | 1996-1999 Louisiana State University School of Medicine : M.D. | 1991–1996 University of New Orleans : M.S. | Biological Sciences | 1988–1991 Saint Mary's College : B.S. Chemistry/Humanistic Studies | 1980–1984
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing | Master of Science in Nursing | 08/2011-12/2013 University of Southern Mississippi | Bachelor of Science in Nursing | 08/2006-05/2008 Southwest Mississippi Community College | Nursing prerequisites | 08/2005-05/2006 University of Mississippi | Prerequisites | 08/2003-05/2005
There is no substitute for a mother in the home. The importance of the early bonding experience can not be measured. It is pivotal to all further development. We know financial pressures are great, but
Infections come from people. Infections cause fever. So if you want to avoid fever in your child 8 weeks of age you must avoid people and places with a lot of people. This should not be a time for social
Even after your child's physician assures you that your baby is normal, you may find that he or she looks a bit odd. Be patient! Most newborns have some peculiar characteristics in their face that they will eventually grow out of...
This discussion of these transient newborn characteristics is arranged by parts of the body. A few minor congenital defects that are harmless but permanent are also included. Call us if you have questions
People are attuned to the need for car seats now days, but studies show that most people still use them incorrectly. Read the instructions! Remember to have them face the rear of the vehicle, keep them
Some findings in newborns that concern parents are not signs of illness. Most of the following harmless reflexes are due to an immature nervous system and will disappear in 2 or 3 months: Chin trembling Lower