Spring Into Maintaining a Healthy Weight

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Offered by: Kelly Fausey, CPNP- Brighton Pediatrics, P.C. As nice weather is approaching and we are starting to prepare for the upcoming summer months, many families are thinking about getting a healthier lifestyle.  is is especially important for the pediatric population due the rapid rise of obesity in children. By maintaining a healthy weight… Read more »

On Face Mask Use

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Offered by: Ellen McCormick. MD More than a year into the Covid 19 Pandemic most families have transitioned to the public health need for mask use by both parents and children when in public places. This doesn’t mean that this action is ever convenient. And it is human nature to rebel against inconvenience, I sometimes… Read more »

Mental Health During a Pandemic

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Offered by: Mackenzie Reshew, CPNP~ Brighton Pediatrics, P.C. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many changes for everyone, including kids and teens. Stay at home orders, quarantine, wearing a mask, online schooling, limitations or cancellation of sports and social events and a new illness that is likely affecting people you know or love. Each of these… Read more »

Time to Address the Quarantine 15

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Offered by: Joseph M Smith, MD Weight gain in children has been a concern during the current pandemic. Many have experienced the “Quarantine 15” with an increase of 15 or more pounds often noted over a short amount of time. Contributing factors include remote learning, stress eating, and loss of opportunity to be physically active… Read more »

Coronavirus Vaccines

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Offered by: Richard W. Martin, M.D.- Brighton Pediatrics, PC The new Covid-19 vaccines provide a ray of hope that an end to the Covid-19 pandemic, though not around the corner, is at least within the foreseeable future. As of the time of this writing, hospitals are eagerly awaiting their first shipments of the Pfizer-BioNTech and… Read more »

Ten Facts About the Flu Vaccine

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Offered by: Carrie Albert-Martin MD With the first cases of the flu (influenza) virus being reported in Colorado this season, it’s more important than ever to get the vaccine for you and your children. Read on for some quick facts about the vaccine. The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone over the age of 6… Read more »

Staying Healthy During the Holidays

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Offered by: Rachael Janoso, M.D.- Brighton Pediatrics, P.C. This has been a very stressful year. We are all probably looking forward to spending the holidays with our loved ones. Most holiday traditions involve traveling to see family, making delicious home-cooked meals and treats, and exchanging gifts with our friends and family. Here are some ways… Read more »

Premier Pediatrics Welcomes Melissa Johnson, CPNP

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Offered by: Premier Pediatrics Premier Pediatrics would like to welcome Melissa Johnson CPNP to our practice Melissa is a Colorado native and earned both her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and her Masters in Advanced Practice Nursing from the University of Colorado-Anschutz Medical Campus. Melissa is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and excited to join the\… Read more »