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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 […]
Coronavirus Protocol at Riverside Medical Group

Coronavirus Protocol at Riverside Medical Group

    Coronavirus Protocol at Riverside Medical Group Corona Virus Update 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. If you have traveled internationally […]
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Tips for Keeping Your Heart Healthy

Tips for Keeping Your Heart Healthy

    Tips for Keeping Your Heart Healthy Heart disease is by far one of the leading causes of death in the United States for both men and women.  It is important for individuals to take necessary steps to lower their overall risks of heart disease. There are a number of healthy habits you can […]
February: American Heart Month

February: American Heart Month

  FEBRUARY 2020: American Heart Month and Go Red for Women   The Nation Goes Red in February February is American Heart Month, a federally designated event, and the ideal time for Americans to think about their heart health and encourage their friends, families and communities to get involved. The first American Heart Month, which […]
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Attending a Prenatal Education Class

Attending a Prenatal Education Class

  Attending a Prenatal Education Class   For mothers to be, pregnancy can be every bit scary as it is rewarding.  If you are uncertain what to expect with your pregnancy and labor, then the Prenatal Education Classes we offer here at Riverside Medical Group are the perfect option for you.  Our team of dedicated […]
MyHealth and Riverside Medical Group

MyHealth and Riverside Medical Group

    MyChart Keeps You Connected to Health MyChart gives you online access to your medical record.  Whether you’re at work, on the road, or at home, you can view test results, messages from your doctor, and your key medical information. You can even schedule your next appointment online. So sign up today – and […]
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3 Common Winter Allergies and How to Treat Them

3 Common Winter Allergies and How to Treat Them

  3 Common Winter Allergies and How to Treat Them   Allergies are common to many people.  Winter allergies are abundant because of the simple fact that people tend to spend a good deal more time indoors during the frigid winter months and expose themselves to a number of indoor allergens such as pet dander […]
Why Are Annual Wellness Visits Important?

Why Are Annual Wellness Visits Important?

  Why Are Annual Wellness Visits Important?   What is an Annual Wellness Visit? An Annual Wellness Visit is specific to each and every individual. It is not a physical examination, but rather an in-depth conversation between patient and doctor that includes discussions about your overall health history, a review of your personal immunizations and […]