Ticks and Lyme Disease – Get the Facts

2019-05-03T10:38:59+00:00Parent Resources|

Ticks and Lyme Disease – Get the Facts By Susan Emerson, CPNP Facts: Most tick bites are harmless and don't need medical treatment. Some ticks (like the deer tick, wood tick, and others) can carry harmful germs that cause diseases like Rocky Mountain spotted fever and Lyme Disease. The deer tick is tiny, about the size of a [...]

Jennifer Redmond, CPNP, Now Also an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant

2018-07-09T11:06:33+00:00News, Parent Resources, Services|

Jennifer Redmond, CPNP, Now Also an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant Annapolis Pediatrics is proud to announce that Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP), Jennifer Redmond is now officially an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Jennifer is now one of three certified lactation consultants at Annapolis Pediatrics, each with extensive background as nurse practitioners, over 1000 [...]

Oh My, Allergies!

2018-05-24T14:53:24+00:00Parent Resources|

Oh My, Allergies! By Nichole Tucker, CPNP at Annapolis Pediatrics Its allergy season!! As you may have noticed, the grass is green, the flowers have bloomed and everything is coated in pollen. With this, many children are showing signs of seasonal allergies. Symptoms and severity of seasonal allergies can vary child to child. Common [...]

Breastfeeding and Returning to Work

2018-03-07T12:20:29+00:00Parent Resources|

Breastfeeding and Returning to Work By Kendra Nagey, CPNP, IBCLC   Returning to work after maternity leave can be very difficult – it’s emotional for some, a logistical dilemma for others, and yet another big life change for everyone. For those mothers who are returning to work and also hope to continue breastfeeding their [...]

Two New Certified Lactation Consultants at Annapolis Pediatrics

2017-12-19T20:21:34+00:00News, Parent Resources, Services|

Two New Certified Lactation Consultants at Annapolis Pediatrics Annapolis Pediatrics is proud to announce that two of our Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (CPNP) have now also officially become International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC). Congratulations to Alicyn Bassler, CPNP, IBCLC and Kendra Nagey, CPNP, IBCLC! With over 1000 clinical hours, 90 hours of classes [...]