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Reading, the Road to Success

What’s the one skill that can help your child succeed in the future? The ability to READ! CPCMG is passionate about literacy, knowing that the ability to read is the foundation for all learning. Our providers give a “prescription to read” along with new books with your child through the Reach Out and Read Program. […]

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TEACH YOUR CHILD TO BE A GRACEFUL LOSER

From video games to spelling bees, board games to sports, there will be many opportunities for your child to lose a competition. What matters is how they handle being on the losing side. Help your child learn to lose with dignity and grace instead of anger and disappointment: 1. Win or lose, teach your child […]

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COVID-19 Tests:
Everything You Need To Know

By now (February 2022), just about everyone has had at least one test for COVID-19. With school back in session, people traveling, and thousands getting sick, tests are in high demand. The question is, which test do you need and when? Let’s talk about the two types of tests that are currently available. PCR Tests […]

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SUPPORT: THE KEY TO BREASTFEEDING SUCCESS

I remember when I had my son; I wanted to breastfeed exclusively, and the postpartum time was overwhelming at times. I remember not having time to eat, not having time to sleep, not having time to even take a shower! This is the beauty of newborns – they love you even if you are smelly […]

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THREE EASY TIPS TO GET YOUR KIDS
TO BRUSH THEIR TEETH

Dental health is very important for children. Those who don’t brush their teeth on a regular basis are at risk of health complications both as a child and as an adult. These health issues include plaque buildup, tartar, gum disease and cavities which can affect diet, appetite, heart health and even self-esteem. So how can […]

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IMPORTANT NEWS FROM CPCMG

An important message from CPCMG: During the current COVID surge, CPCMG is experiencing an unprecedented number of phone calls, staffing and capacity challenges – but our priority is still to provide the best pediatric medical care for your family. Please visit our COVID information page on the CPCMG website for the most up-to-date information about […]

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CPCMG Announces Holiday Hours

Happy holidays! Please be aware of our adjusted office hours for the upcoming holiday season: All CPCMG offices and CPEC will be closed Saturday, January 1.  Remember, our nurse triage line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week; please call your CPCMG pediatrician’s office for more information. The following CPCMG offices will […]

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6 TIPS TO ESTABLISHING & MAINTAINING BREASTMILK SUPPLY WITH A NEWBORN

Among the many adjustments that are made when a new baby joins your family, learning how to breastfeed can be one of the most challenging. You might think that breastfeeding is intuitive, but it’s not. From establishing your milk supply, maintaining that supply, getting your baby to latch properly, and learning the ins and outs […]

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5 TIPS TO HELP WITH DRY SKIN

5 TIPS TO HELP WITH DRY SKIN As temperatures begin to drop and the air starts to cool, our skin can feel dry, tight and itchy. You might even have flaky skin and cracked lips. While skin care is important year-round, it’s especially important in winter when the Southern California air is even drier than […]

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CPCMG’s Thanksgiving Hours

Please note that all CPCMG offices and CPEC will be closed Thursday, November 25. Remember, our nurse triage line is available 24 hours a day; please call your CPCMG pediatrician’s office for more information. The following CPCMG offices will be CLOSED Friday, November 26: SOUTH BAY: CPCMG Centre Medical Plaza, CPCMG Euclid and CPCMG Eastlake […]

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