The Vital Importance of Annual Physicals for Kids Going Back to School

As the summer draws to a close and the back-to-school season approaches, parents have a long list of tasks to complete in preparation for their children’s return to the classroom. Amongst shopping for school supplies and organizing schedules, one crucial item often gets overlooked—the annual physical examination for children. While it may seem like a…

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Battling the Back to School Jitters

Back to school means many things for students; new clothes and shoes, a new book bag full of supplies, and getting back to friends. While all of those fun ventures of school lie on the surface, many kids go to school with lots of worry and anxiety. Many times, these worries are never verbalized, but…

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Back to School Checklist

It’s that time of year again – back to school time! We hope your children had a great summer, and we’re here to help you make sure they’re healthy as they head back into the classroom. Kids’ habits change over the summer, so whether it’s eating healthier or going to bed earlier, it’s important to…

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Send Your Kids Back to School with their Vaccines Up to Date

Back-to-school season is here. It’s time for parents to gather supplies and back packs. It’s also the perfect time to make sure your kids are up to date on their vaccines. To celebrate the importance of immunizations throughout life – and make sure children are protected with all the vaccines they need – The Primary…

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