Pediatrics

What to Do if Your Child Ingested Anything from Medications to Marbles

Emergency care doctors at CHOP at Virtua are ready to treat accidental ingestion of everything from medications to marbles.

Discover why Virtua is renowned for its pediatric emergency care.

Infant and Toddler Safety Class

Bringing your baby home is a joy, but make sure your house is ready too. This class will introduce you to a number of essential tips to ensure your baby is safe. 

Dates: March 13 and April 25, 2019
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Location: Virtua Voorhees Hospital, 100 Bowman Drive, Voorhees, NJ

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Pediatricians Renew Call to Abandon Spanking

MONDAY, Nov. 5, 2018 -- The American Academy of Pediatrics is strengthening its recommendation to ban spanking and other forms of corporal punishment, citing new research that says that type of discipline can affect normal brain development.

Harsh verbal punishment, such as shaming or humiliation, is also a threat to children, the AAP says in an updated policy statement.

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