Stroller safety tips still important even with new mandatory stroller standards
Stroller safety tips still important even with new mandatory stroller standards

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  • New stroller guidelines will make strollers safer, but it is still important to do your homework.
  • Look for strollers that are stable, free of entrapment hazards, and have solid brakes.
  • No matter how safe your stroller is, it is no substitute for proper supervision.
Preventing dehydration in children
Preventing dehydration in children

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  • Children are at the highest risk for dehydration when they are sick or when it is hot outside.
  • It is easier and healthier to keep your body hydrated than having to play catch up later.
  • If your child is showing signs of dehydration you need to rehydrate your child right away.
Dr. Tyson Jones joins our American Fork Office
Dr. Tyson Jones joins our American Fork Office

We are excited to announce that Dr. Tyson Jones, M.D., will be joining our American Fork office this August. Dr. Jones completed his residency at the University of Utah’s Primary Children’s Hospital and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He specializes in the care of all infants, children, and adolescents, with a … Continue reading “Dr. Tyson Jones joins our American Fork Office”

Dr. Richard Farnsworth retires after decades of service
Dr. Richard Farnsworth retires after decades of service

We extend our best wishes to Dr. Richard Farnsworth who recently retired last month. Dr. Farnsworth began practicing medicine in Utah County in the early 1980’s and was among the first pediatricians who started Utah Valley Pediatrics. We are grateful for his years of service, and he will be missed by his patients and fellow … Continue reading “Dr. Richard Farnsworth retires after decades of service”

Low-Fat Ranch Dressing
Low-Fat Ranch Dressing

This yummy ranch dressing is a great way to get your kids to eat their veggies while cutting back on some of the unhealthy fats in traditional ranch dressing. This recipe comes from the family of our very own Kevin Moffitt at Utah Valley Pediatrics. Ingredients 2/3 cup buttermilk 1/3 cup mayonnaise 1/3 cup non-fat … Continue reading “Low-Fat Ranch Dressing”

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