Category: Pediatric ER

What You Need to Know About RSV

What You Need to Know About RSV

RSV makes its rounds in North Texas in the early spring, fall and winter. Here’s how you can avoid a respiratory illness.

When Insects Sting: How to Avoid Allergic Reactions

When Insects Sting: How to Avoid Allergic Reactions

Texas has all five of the insects whose stings are known to cause allergic reactions: fire ants, honeybees, hornets, wasps and yellow jackets.

Why Kids 12 and under are Drinking Hand Sanitizer Gel

Why Kids 12 and under are Drinking Hand Sanitizer Gel

Children 6-12 are intentionally ingesting sanitizer gel, leading the CDC to suggest alcohol-based hand sanitizer “might be a product of intentional abuse among older children.”