Rainbow Pediatrics
Fayetteville Office
(910) 486-5437
Hope Mills Office
(910) 426-5430
Raeford Office
(910) 904-0404

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A popular topic on social media and the news, celiac disease is getting extra attention this month. That is because May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month. Affecting approximately 1 percent of children in the U.S., the only treatment for celiac disease is eating a strict gluten-free diet for life.

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The health of our children is a top priority for parents. We want our kids to grow to be successful in everything life has in store for them, socially, academically and physically. Yet mental health can impact a child’s ability to lead a normal life. Identifying mental health illness in children is often left to […]

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Spring is a time to enjoy the outdoors. The flowers and trees are blooming. The weather is warming. The kids are sneezing and sniffling. Huh? Seasonal allergies do not have to prevent your family from enjoying the outdoors. Here are some tips to help ease the symptoms associated with seasonal allergies.

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Raising happy and healthy children is a goal we all want to attain. But children get into things they shouldn’t, which can sometimes cause great injury. According to the Centers for Disease Control, over 300 children in the U.S. ages 0 to 19 are treated in an emergency department every day, two of which die, […]

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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently released new guidelines for well-child visits from infancy through adolescence. The changes made will affect the way your child is screened for certain health conditions during specific well-child examinations.

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February is kids ENT (ear, nose and throat) health month. While there are many topics we could cover under the ENT umbrella, there is one that is particularly common in our office, ear infections. Ear infections are the second most commonly diagnosed childhood illness in the United States. More than 3 out of 4 children […]

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Early childhood cavities is the number 1 chronic disease affecting young children. It is 5 times more common than asthma and 7 times more common than hay fever. One reason for these alarming statistics are the misconceptions surrounding oral hygiene in children. In honor of pediatric dental health month we will discuss four common misconceptions […]

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We are pleased to announce that we are open in Dunn, NC.  Our location is located in the heart of the All American City at 1001 W. Cumberland St..  We are looking forward to provide the highest level of care to the children of the Dunn area.  Call (910) 304-1060 to schedule an appointment!!

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Introducing our lactation consultant, Kelli Canady.  Kelli is available for patients interested in breastfeeding assistance at both our Robeson Street and Hope Mills locations.  Please call Robeson Street at (910) 486-5437 or Hope Mills at (910) 426-5430 to schedule a consult with her. Kelli Canady is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).  Kelli is […]

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