Pediatrics

Children's Counseling

Hackensack Meridian Health offers a variety of counseling services, including age-specific group therapy, a therapeutic after-school program for children ages 7 to 13, and traditional individual and family therapy. Call 732-869-2784, ext. 2, for registration, schedules and fees.


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Pediatrics

Cotton swabs might seem like handy tools for clearing wax from children's ears, but they just might do more harm than good.

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Pediatrics

A growing number of U.S. kids are ending up in the intensive care unit after overdosing on prescription painkillers or other opioids, a new study finds.

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Schools across the country are issuing special report cards that assess a student's weight and health -- but parents often don't believe what they're seeing, a small study shows.

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Pediatrics

Given the news of the devastating effects of head injuries among professional football players, parents may wonder if their mini athletes are at risk, too.

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