Back to School: Health Checklist for Your Child

The clock is ticking on getting your child ready for the start of the new school year. Dr. Sara Siddiqui, a pediatrician at NYU-Langone Huntington Medical Group, said that while there are no new vaccine requirements this year, children need boosters prior to kindergarten or Read More …

Doctor Advises on Ways to Keep Coxsackie Disease at Bay

Summer may be fading but the Coxsackie virus is still cropping up in many young children. Dr. Sara Siddiqui, a pediatrician at NYU-Langone Huntington Medical Group, said the virus, which also surfaces at schools, can spread easily through summer camp and day-care centers as children Read More …