Category Archives: Peds to Parents

Safe Medication Practices

by Kala Rorbaugh with contributions by Jeni Burgess, Kelly Steidl and Margaret Anderson of Upstate Golisano Children’s Hosptial Peds Pharmacy Service A sick child can put quite a bit of stress on a family and the added stress of several … Continue reading

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Fun in the Sun – Sun Safety

By Kala R. Rorabaugh PharmD Pediatric Pharmacy Resident Winter is finally over and it is time to go out to enjoy the sunshine!  But before you reach for those flip flops and beach ball you should make sure you and … Continue reading

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Let’s Not Meet By Accident during 100 Deadliest Days for Teen Drivers

By Kim Nasby, Upstate Trauma Center’s injury prevention coordinator and Let’s Not Meet By Accident instructor And Arielle Spears Marketing intern  The Let’s Not Meet By Accident program of Upstate Medical University’s Trauma Center is offering easy tips for teen … Continue reading

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LEON Day features Upstate specialists aimed at keeping kids safe

By Elle Spears Upstate is inviting kids and families to a free giant holiday party June 25 at Onondaga Lake Park in Liverpool.  It’s called LEON Day (that’s NOEL spelled backwards) and celebrates the half-way mark to the December holidays, … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe Everything You Read!

Part One : Why You Should Be a Skeptical Reader? By Amy E. Caruso Brown, MD, MSc, MSCS This is the first entry in a new occasional series, Don’t Believe Everything You Read!, that will help families read reports about … Continue reading

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