Monthly Archives: March 2020

Your Six Weeks Postpartum Checkup

Your Six Weeks Postpartum Checkup

  Your Six Weeks Postpartum Checkup   During your six-week postpartum visit you can expect to have, in addition to a typical physical exam, a pelvic exam, a breast exam and a pap smear as well.  Your doctor will check to ensure that your uterus is near to its pre-pregnancy state and if a C-Section […]
How to Begin Weaning Your Child Off Breastfeeding

How to Begin Weaning Your Child Off Breastfeeding

  How to Begin Weaning Your Child Off Breastfeeding   Breastfeeding your baby for the first six months of their life and then continuing to breastfeed in conjunction with the introduction of solid foods is highly recommended by most pediatricians.  However, when to start weaning your baby is an entirely personal decision and is truly […]
Visiting an Eye Specialist: Optometrist or Ophthalmologist?

Visiting an Eye Specialist: Optometrist or Ophthalmologist?

  Visiting an Eye Specialist: Optometrist or Ophthalmologist?   Here at Riverside Medical Group our team of dedicated optometrists and ophthalmologists strives to provide all our valued patients with the highest quality eye care this side of New Jersey and cannot emphasize enough the importance of having an annual eye exam. Why Routine Eye Exams […]
The Importance of Maternal Health

The Importance of Maternal Health

    The Importance of Maternal Health During Pregnancy How true it is that a healthy child needs a healthy Mom.  A child cannot be healthy or happy absent the presence of a healthy and happy mother.  Prenatal and postpartum maternal health is critical to a mother’s physical and mental well-being and contributes to her […]
Why is Sleep so Important for Your Overall Health?

Why is Sleep so Important for Your Overall Health?

  Why is Sleep so Important for Your Overall Health?   To most people sleep is looked upon as that special time for relaxing and shutting down their minds and their bodies. This could not be farther from the truth, since sleep is actually a very active part of our everyday lives.  While sleeping there […]
Coronavirus Protocol at Riverside Medical Group

Coronavirus Protocol at Riverside Medical Group

COVID-19 Services Riverside is committed to delivering the best care to our community. During this time we want to assure our patients that we are fully prepared to handle Coronavirus cases as we adhere to vigorous practice health and safety protocols. In addition, Riverside is offering both COVID-19 virus testing and antibody testing to all […]
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