What's New at Children's Mercy - Pediatric Care Specialists, Inc.?

New AAP statement on Food Additives

The AAP released a new policy statement regarding Food Additives and the harmful effects they have on a child's hormones, growth and development.  They recommend avoiding plastics with BPA, eating more fresh/frozen fruits and vegetables, avoiding processed foods, and eating less processed meats that contain nitritates.  For the full article visis: www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/Pages/AAP-Says-Some-Common-Food-Additives-May-Pose-Health-Risks-to-Children.aspx

Breastfeeding Support Group

Our Breastfeeding support group meets in our office on the first and third Wednesdays of every month at 5:30pm.  Come join us for guidance, support, and to share your experience with other mothers who are breastfeeding.

Join us on Instagram

PCS and Dr Wichman are now on Instagram.  Follow us and get updates on office items as well as get a glimpse into the lives of our doctors.  Tell your friends and follow us today.

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